Louisiana Purchase
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  • Question 1
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    Q. The USA paid this much for the Louisiana Purchase.
    answer choices
    $12 million
    $250 million
    $15 million
    $32 million
  • Question 2
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    Q. The two Americans that were sent to purchase the Louisiana Territory from France.
    answer choices
    James Madison and Alexander Hamilton
    Monroe & Livingston
    Jefferson & Franklin
     Sacagawea & York
  • Question 3
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    Q. The boundaries of the Louisiana Territory in 1803.
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    South to the Rio Grande River
    North to Canada
    West of Mississippi to the Rocky Mountains
    East from the Ohio River to New York
  • Question 4
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    Q. Napoleon wanted to sell the Louisiana Territory for this reason.
    answer choices
    He wanted to control the Caribbean.
    He was tired of trying to expand his empire.
    He knew Spain wanted to control the Mississippi.
    He needed the money to pay for his war against Britain.
  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q. The Emperor of France that sold the Louisiana Territory to the USA?
    answer choices
    Toussaint Louverture
    Napoleon Bonaparte
    Simon Bolivar
    Friedrick Von Steuben
  • Question 6
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    Q. What did Napoleon want to do with North America?
    answer choices
    He wanted to trade with them.
    He wanted to map the region for the fur trade.
    He wanted to look for Gold and Silver to become rich.
    He wanted to build and Empire there.
  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q. Why did Pioneers settle near rivers?
    answer choices
    They wanted to ship their crops to market on the rivers.
    They needed water for their animals.
    They wanted to dam the rivers to build lakes.
    They liked to fish.
  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q. How did Napoleon finance his war with Britian?
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    He borrow money from Spain.
    He borrowed money from Germany.
    He sold bonds to Austria to make enough money.
    He sold the Louisiana Territory to America.
  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q. In what year did the Louisiana Purchase take place?
    answer choices
    1776
    1787
    1803
    1812
  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q. With the purchase of the Louisiana Territory, the United States could expand ___.
    answer choices
    to the north
    to the south
    to the west
    to the east
  • Question 11
    30 seconds
    Q. The United States purchased the Louisiana Territory from what country?
    answer choices
    Great Britain
    France
    Russia
    Spain
  • Question 12
    30 seconds
    Q. How much did the United States pay for the Louisiana Territory?
    answer choices
    $100,000
    $1 million
    $15 million
    $100 million
  • Question 13
    30 seconds
    Q. What president arranged the Louisiana Purchase?
    answer choices
    Thomas Jefferson
    George Washington 
    Andrew Jackson
    William Henry Harrison
  • Question 14
    30 seconds
    Q. Which body of water forms the eastern border of the Louisiana Territory from the eastern part of the country that the US already owned?
    answer choices
    Oregon River
    Mississippi River
    Missouri River
    Tennessee River
  • Question 15
    30 seconds
    Q. Why was the port of New Orleans so important?
    answer choices
    It was the best place to go fishing
    It was a party town
    It was the Catholic headquaters
    It was the main center for trade along the Mississippi river
  • Question 16
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    Q. Why did Napoleon lose interest in Louisiana?
    answer choices
    He never found gold
    He no longer controled Haiti
    The colonist were rude
    He needed money
  • Question 17
    30 seconds
    Q. Which of the following statements is true about Thomas Jefferson's vision of the future of the US?
    answer choices
    He believed that each man needed to own his own business.
    He believed that the US should expand Westward and grow.
    He believed that all men should own slaves.
    He thought everything was fine and they needed to leave everything alone.
  • Question 18
    30 seconds
    Q. Which port did Jefferson want to control?
    answer choices
    Savannah
    New Orleans
    Mexico
    Mississippi
  • Question 19
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    Q. Thomas Jefferson was the ____ president.
    answer choices
    3rd 
    16th 
    43rd
    20th
  • Question 20
    30 seconds
    Q. Why was Haiti important to France?
    answer choices
    Earned money from sugar production 
    part of his South American empire
    he used the cotton money to pay for his wars
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