Victory at San Jancito
Terms in this set (40)
Who was Santa Anna Chasing?
how many men did Houston have?
How many Mx soldiers are chasing Houston?
What is the fork?
to split an army
What was the name of the brige that Houston order to destroy?
The vince bayou
What did deaf smith do?
he stole santa anna´s plans
Who are the twin sisters?
Who was the temporarily the president of tx?
a plan for a course of action
a tradition early afternoon rest common in spanish and spanish-america culture
to gather together
a soldier who is killed, wounded, captured or missing
a single part in a large legal document
who is fannin?
Commander of goliad
How many men does he have?
Who burns the vince brige?
Did the Mx army expect Houston to attack?
who wrote the declaration of independence?
What slowed down the Mx army?
Houston refused to_______Santa anna, instead they made him_______a________that gave the texas independence.
Many Mexican Soldiers tried to flee but were blocked by the _______and______.
San Jacinto river and Peggy lake
How did settlers in Texas react to the news of the Goliad Massacre?
They abandoned their homes and fled in what was called the Runaway Scrape
Flee-Houston was shot
in the ankle.
List the 5 battles of the Texas Revolution in order.
Battle of Gonzales, Siege of Bexar, Battle of the Alamo, Battle of Coleto Creek (Goliad "Massacre"), Battle of San Jacinto
What was the "Runaway Scrape"?
The eastward flight of Texas settlers.
Houston found Santa Anna camped out at ____________ in an ________ area.
San Jacinto; open field
Houston concealed the movement of his army behind _________________.
tall grass and a small rise.
What factors account for the victory of Sam Houston's troops at San Jacinto?
training; determination to win; and surprising the Mexican Army
How did Sam Houston prepare his army for battle with Santa Anna's troops?
He began intensive training as the army moved east
How did Santa Ana manage to make a run/escape the battle of San Jacinto?
He disguised himself as a "private"
The following are all part of the Battle of San Jacinto EXCEPT:
Fannin was in decisive and never left Goliad.
Santa Anna ordered to execute prisoners at
The Massacre of Goliad
All of the following were experienced by the Runaway Scrape EXCEPT:
It was a relaxed time and no one experienced hardship; they arrived safely
Where did 59 delegates meet to write the Texas Declaration of Independence?
what is the public treaty?
santa anna vowed to never to attack tx.mx will withdraw his army.they would release tx prisinores
what is the secret treaty?
santa anna would be realsed if he me the term.would never attack ever again and recognized that tx is their own nation and rio grande was the border
what was tx new name?
was santa anna educated?
had little education
was houston educated?
had little education
how did Santa Anna and Houston live when they were young?
They lived among indians when they were teenagers