Chapter 12 Study Guide: U.S. History
Miss Huling's U.S. History Chapter 12 Study Guide.
Who is known as the Green River Explorer?
Name the trail to the Oregon country.
Sam Houston was raised among which Native Americans?
What route did William Becknell take?
Santa Fe Trail
What were ranchos?
Huge Mexican Properties
Which was the last country to challenge the U.S. for control of the Oregon country?
What allowed both U.S. and British citizens to settle in the Oregon country?
How did mountain men make their living?
Who settled in the Oregon country after the mountain men?
What Tennessee backwoodsman lost his life at the Alamo?
Santa Anna said,"The Texans fought more like devils than like men." Fought where?
What African American called the war with Mexico "disgraceful" and "cruel"?
What was the third part of Polk's war plan?
Capture Mexico City
What group took the law into their own hands during the Gold Rush?
What city was originally called Deseret?
Salt Lake City
He was a mountain men that later became a guide.
He ordered the Texans' execution.
Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna
Another name for Mexican ranch owners:
Another name for Mexicans living in California:
Shinbone Peak is an example of a _______
Oregon country was which direction from California?
What was the high point of the year for mountain men?
What persuaded people to settle in the Oregon country?
What philosophy meant the U.S. was to extent its boundaries to the Pacific Ocean?
Where was Santa Anna captured?
What river did the U.S. insist was the border between the U.S. and Mexico?
Which man replaced the Bear Flag with the flag of the U.S.?
Who made huge profits during the gold rush?
What event ended in a few years but had a long-lasting effect on California's economy?
Who led the Latter-Day Saint migration to the Great Salt Lake area?