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Arts and Humanities
History of the Americas
Texas History Exam 2 Review
Terms in this set (23)
Why did Philip Nolan concern Spanish leaders in Mexico?
He was suspected of plotting to claim land in Texas for the United States.
The Gutierrez-Magee Expedition was formed to...
continue the rebellion started by Father Hidalgo
Which battle ended with the defeat of the Gutierrez-Magee expedition?
Battle of Medina
Eras in chronological order
1. Natural Texas
2. Age of Contact/Exploration
3. Spanish Colonial
4. Mexican National
In what year did Mexico gain its independence from Spain?
The Mexican Constitution of 1824 created the state of Coahuila and Texas. This merger of the two geographic regions resulted in...
political tensions that divided the region
What right did the Mexican Constitution of 1824 restrict?
Freedom of Religion
Why did many Americans and Mexicans migrate to Mexican Texas in the 1820s?
To find cheap farmland
How did Mexican officials try to maintain Mexican culture when issuing land grants to Anglos?
requiring settlers to practice the Catholic religion
Why were most Texas land grants located in east and central Texas?
It was a prime location for establishing plantations (large farms) and ranches.
How did the empresarios affect the population of Texas?
Enslaved African Americans were brought to Texas.
How did Anglo colonization of Texas differ from Spanish colonization of Texas?
Anglo settlers followed empresarios with land grants.
One major change the occurred in Texas during the Mexican National Era includes the establishment of _____________ settlements.
How did the State Colonization Law of 1825 contribute to the development of Texas?
It continued the empresario system in Texas.
Events in chronological order
1. Moses Austin was given permission to settle Texas
2. Mexico gained independence from Spain
3. Mexican Constitution of 1824 was drafted.
4. Empresarios were granted contracts
How did Stephen F. Austin contribute to the development of Texas?
He founded the first large Anglo colony in Texas.
How did settlers in the Austin colony adapt to their climate conditions in Texas?
They built breezeways
Who was the successful Tejano rancher who located land for the first Austin colony and represented Texas at the Mexican Constitutional Convention?
The Old Three Hundred receiving land grants in Stephen F. Austin's colony would fall into which era of Texas History?
Land purchased from France doubling the size of the U.S. in 1803
someone who engages in an unauthorized military expedition into a foreign country or territory to support a revolution.
a person who arranged for the settlement of land in Texas during the 1800s
English-speaking settler in the Southwest
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