4 Written Questions
3 Multiple Choice Questions
- Mexican Dictator (1834) whom seized power in Mexico City, favored a centralized, authoriarian government dominated by the military. Not favored by the american people, SLAUGHTERED 187 defenders in the battle of the alamo.
- was sent with his american troops to occupy the contested borderland between the two rivers.
- -Cheap Land Grants
-Had to become Mexican citizens
-Worship the roman Catholic Religion
-Accept the Mexican Constitution(Banning Slavery)
3 True/False Questions
Lone Star Republic → Polk was a slave owning southerner dedicated to Democratic party. In 1844, he was a "dark horse" candidate for president, and he won the election. Polk favored American expansion, especially advocating the annexation of Texas, California, and Oregon. He was a friend and follower of Andrew Jackson. He opposed Clay's American System, instead advocating lower tariff, separation the treasury and the federal government from the banking system. He was a nationalist who believed in Manifest Destiny.
Autonomy → A fortified former mission in San Antonio, 12 Days of cannon fire occurred here, mexican forces eventually overan the walls and killed all inside.
Stephen F. Austin → Led a group of Americans to settle east of San Antonio, founding the town of Austin!