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He was killed by an angry mob.
What happened to Joseph Smith when the Mormons were forced out of Nauvoo?
What was the name of the fort in San Antonio that rebel Texan forces captured?
The Alamo was the name of the fort that rebel Texan forces captured.
What did Sam Houston order his troops to do when he learned of the disasters of the Alamo or Goliad?
Retreat back to the East
Why did most Native Americans reject the mission life offered by the Spanish?
They would have had to give up their religion and culture
What was the name of the general who captured Santa Fe and took control of New Mexico?
How much money was John Slidell authorized to spend to buy parts of California, New Mexico, and Arizona?
Cause: American immigration to the Oregon Territory expands rapidly
Effect: The U.S. and British Canada agree on a permanent boundary
Stephen F. Austin recruited Americans to settle land in Texas is an example of the ____________ system.
Which religion did the Spanish, using the mission system, wish to convert Native Americans to?
What happened to President Polk's campaign slogan "Fifty-four Forty or Fight"?
Polk abandoned this slogan after he won the election.
Mexican officials limited immigration to Texas and ________________ in order to decrease American influence.
banned the importation of slaves
True or False: Before the Texas Revolution, the governments of Mexico and the U.S. were trusting of each other.
False, they were not trusting of each other.
True or False: Many Texans had never considered themselves to be Mexican citizens.
True, Texans did not consider themselves citizens of Mexico.
True or False: The Gadsden Purchase clarified national boundaries and gave the U.S. more land.
True, the Gadsden Purchase gave the U.S. more land.
Former mission in San Antonio in which Texans suffered a terrible defeat.
The Alamo was the former Mission in which Texans suffered a terrible defeat.
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