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Texas History Final Study Guide
Sam Houston
Stephan F. Austin
Jefferson Davis
Ulysses S. Grant
first president of the Republic of Texas; sympathetic to the…
"Father of Texas"; Secretary of State for Sam Houston in his…
president of the Confederacy.
General in charge of the Union troops during Civil War.
Sam Houston
first president of the Republic of Texas; sympathetic to the…
Stephan F. Austin
"Father of Texas"; Secretary of State for Sam Houston in his…
57 terms
Texas History Study Guide
Conquistadors
Hernando Cortes
Cabeza de Vaca
Robert de Lasalle
a leader in the Spanish conquest of America
conquered the Aztecs
explorer that reported on the Seven Cities of Cibola;
French explorer that went down Mississippi; ended up on Texas…
Conquistadors
a leader in the Spanish conquest of America
Hernando Cortes
conquered the Aztecs
57 terms
Texas History Study Guide
Conquistadors
Hernando Cortes
Cabeza de Vaca
Robert de Lasalle
a leader in the Spanish conquest of America
conquered the Aztecs
explorer that reported on the Seven Cities of Cibola;
French explorer that went down Mississippi; ended up on Texas…
Conquistadors
a leader in the Spanish conquest of America
Hernando Cortes
conquered the Aztecs
25 terms
Texas History Study Guide
Artifacts
Archaeologist
Pictographs
Pemmican
objects made and used by early humans, usually dug up by arch…
This person studies artifacts
pictures that stand for words or ideas; picture writing
dried, shredded buffalo meat mixed with fat and berries
Artifacts
objects made and used by early humans, usually dug up by arch…
Archaeologist
This person studies artifacts
22 terms
Texas History Study Guide
Nomads
Archeologists
Artifacts
Hunter-Gatherer
A group of people who move from place to place instead of liv…
People, or scientists, that study the past.
Objects made or used by humans in the past.
People who move from place to place to hunt and gather food.
Nomads
A group of people who move from place to place instead of liv…
Archeologists
People, or scientists, that study the past.
Texas History Study Guide
Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna
Sam Houston
James Fannin
William B. Travis
A general who was trying to overthrow President Anastacio Bus…
Sam Houston was commander in chief of a regular army, modeled…
Commanded 400 soliders in Goliad.
He was in charge of raising a force and heading to San Antoni…
Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna
A general who was trying to overthrow President Anastacio Bus…
Sam Houston
Sam Houston was commander in chief of a regular army, modeled…
20 terms
Texas History Study Guide
Father Hidalgo
Sam Houston
Andrew Johnson
Columbus
led the first march for Mexican Independence in 1810; Grito d…
Removed as Governor of Texas for disagreeing with secession
Became president when lincoln died, 17th president of the uni…
Italian who sailed for Spain and discovered the Americas
Father Hidalgo
led the first march for Mexican Independence in 1810; Grito d…
Sam Houston
Removed as Governor of Texas for disagreeing with secession
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Texas History Study guide
Area where the most cotton industry wa…
Years there were fewer acres of cotton…
Who passed the Texas Railroad commissi…
Where did new city's grow?
East texas
1930 and 1940
Governor James Hogg
Along the railroads
Area where the most cotton industry wa…
East texas
Years there were fewer acres of cotton…
1930 and 1940
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Texas History Study Guide
Fort Sumter
First Bull Run
Shiloh
Vicksburg
First Battle of the Civil War
First major battle
Major Union win and South ambush's Grants army
South is split in 1/2
Fort Sumter
First Battle of the Civil War
First Bull Run
First major battle
124 terms
Texas history study guide
Highest point in Texas
Established national wildflower resear…
Growing crops and raising animals
Slow moving swampy section of a river…
Guadalupe peak
Lady bird Johnson
Agriculture
Bayou
Highest point in Texas
Guadalupe peak
Established national wildflower resear…
Lady bird Johnson
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Texas History Study Guide
The six flags of Texas (in order) are:
The four regions of Texas are:
List five natural resources of Texas:
The capitol of Texas is:
Spain, France, Mexico, Republic of Texas, Confederate States…
High (Great) Plains, North Central Plains, Coastal Plains, Mo…
Oil and gas, grass and soil, wind, water, timber
Austin
The six flags of Texas (in order) are:
Spain, France, Mexico, Republic of Texas, Confederate States…
The four regions of Texas are:
High (Great) Plains, North Central Plains, Coastal Plains, Mo…
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Texas History Study Guide
what were the four main groups of Nati…
what does Reconquista mean, and conqui…
name at least three early Spanish expl…
Name the French exsplorer in Texas dur…
Southern eastern, plains, puebloan, and western gulf
Reconquista is Spain's effort to take back its land from the…
Hernán Cortes, Francisco Pizarro, and Alvarez de Pineda
de la Salle
what were the four main groups of Nati…
Southern eastern, plains, puebloan, and western gulf
what does Reconquista mean, and conqui…
Reconquista is Spain's effort to take back its land from the…
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Study guide Texas history
Mosus austin
SFA
Martin de Leon
Erasmo senguin
First Anglo American to secure permission gordon's begin sett…
Was a lawyer, newspaper editor, businessman, and member of th…
Mexican born settled 200 Mexican families along Guadalupe River
Politician in San Antonio
Mosus austin
First Anglo American to secure permission gordon's begin sett…
SFA
Was a lawyer, newspaper editor, businessman, and member of th…
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Texas History Study Guide
Mission
Town
Ranch
Presidio
- Churches built to spread Catholic religion
- Settlement built to house people & provide shop and service…
- Provided farm products to town and soliders
- Forts built to protect
Mission
- Churches built to spread Catholic religion
Town
- Settlement built to house people & provide shop and service…
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Texas history study guide
Hemisphere
Longitude
Latitude
Delta
Divided into northern and southern hemisphere. The two hemisp…
The vertical lines reaching between the north pole and the so…
Divided into northern and Southern Hemisphere. The equator is…
Flat low low-lying land built up from soil carried downstream…
Hemisphere
Divided into northern and southern hemisphere. The two hemisp…
Longitude
The vertical lines reaching between the north pole and the so…
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Texas history study guide
1519
Gold, God , Glory
Epidemic
Viceroy
When did Cortes start his conquest of the Aztecs ?
What were the 3 main goals of the conquistadors?
A situation in which a disease spreads rapidly through a popu…
An official who rules in the name of the king or queen
1519
When did Cortes start his conquest of the Aztecs ?
Gold, God , Glory
What were the 3 main goals of the conquistadors?
17 terms
Texas History Study Guide
Depression
Survey
Empresario
Federalist
A period of low economic activity usually marked by high rate…
Measure for size and for boundaries
Spanish for a land agent whose job was to bring new settlers…
Someone who believes in sharing power between the States and…
Depression
A period of low economic activity usually marked by high rate…
Survey
Measure for size and for boundaries
30 terms
Texas History Study guide
Bar graph
Circle graph
Line graph
Cut away
Use bars to compare numbers visually
Parts of the whole
Show value
A view of something as it has been sliced open
Bar graph
Use bars to compare numbers visually
Circle graph
Parts of the whole
15 terms
Texas History Study Guide
Legislative
Executive
Judicial
Stephen F. Austin
Introduces Bills and override a veto
Veto or signs bills, Makes treaties
Ensure laws are constitutional
Successful Empresario and was BFF's to Santa Anna
Legislative
Introduces Bills and override a veto
Executive
Veto or signs bills, Makes treaties
21 terms
study guide /Texas history
Law of April 6,1930
why were people interested in moving t…
know the importance of the battle of s…
know the fredonian rebellion
no slaves... no more empersoro contacts... pay taxes on U.S. goods
cheap land
last battle... texas victory ... caputred santa anna... lasted 18 minu…
Haden Eduards... very beginning =tention s between texas and mex…
Law of April 6,1930
no slaves... no more empersoro contacts... pay taxes on U.S. goods
why were people interested in moving t…
cheap land
15 terms
Texas History
Austin
celebration
pecan
government
Capital city of Texas
a special way to show that something is important
state tree of Texas
a group of people who work together to run a city, state, or…
Austin
Capital city of Texas
celebration
a special way to show that something is important
11 terms
Texas History-Study Guide. A.) EARLY TEXAS
Seven Texas Regions
Great Inland Sea
Clovis Man... (and big game hunting, arri…
Leanne from Leander, TX.
1.) Panhandle... 2.) Gulf Coast... 3.) Prairies & Lakes... 4.) Piney W…
(Tx. ca. 65 million years ago) Layers of limestone is from th…
ca 11,000 BC
Leanne found 11,000 BC, 20-25-30 years old approx., found wit…
Seven Texas Regions
1.) Panhandle... 2.) Gulf Coast... 3.) Prairies & Lakes... 4.) Piney W…
Great Inland Sea
(Tx. ca. 65 million years ago) Layers of limestone is from th…
22 terms
Texas History Study Guide
Bicameral
Oversight
Redistricting
Resolution
Having two chambers or houses, such as a Senate and a House o…
The power of legislature to review the actions of other branc…
Redrawing legislative and congressional districts to reflect…
The legislature's opinion about a subject
Bicameral
Having two chambers or houses, such as a Senate and a House o…
Oversight
The power of legislature to review the actions of other branc…
29 terms
Texas History (revolution of Texas)
The Alamo
Santa Anna
William Travis
Jim Bowie
old Spanish mission that is best remembered for the battle fo…
Mexican dictator who was in charge when war broke out between…
Commander of the defenders of the Alamo who was only 26 years…
An American killed while fighting at the Battle of the Alamo…
The Alamo
old Spanish mission that is best remembered for the battle fo…
Santa Anna
Mexican dictator who was in charge when war broke out between…
30 terms
Limas Texas History Study Guide
Barrier Island
Escarpment
Fault
Plateau
a coastal landform with flat and lumpy areas of sand that are…
a steep slope or long cliff at the edge of a plateau.
a weak place in the earth's crust.
a highland consisting of flat terrain.
Barrier Island
a coastal landform with flat and lumpy areas of sand that are…
Escarpment
a steep slope or long cliff at the edge of a plateau.
11 terms
Texas History Final Study Guide
Absolute location
Agribusiness
Agriculture
Aquifer
the exact position of a place (latitude and longitude)
farming on a large-scale (as a business not a way of life)
producing crops & raising livestock; ranching & farming
an underground water source
Absolute location
the exact position of a place (latitude and longitude)
Agribusiness
farming on a large-scale (as a business not a way of life)
46 terms
Texas History Final Study Guide
Sam Houston
Stephen F. Austin
Jefferson Davis
Ulysses S. Grant
first president of the Republic of Texas; sympathetic to the…
"Father of Texas"; Secretary of State for Sam Houston in his…
president of the Confederacy.
General in charge of the Union troops during Civil War.
Sam Houston
first president of the Republic of Texas; sympathetic to the…
Stephen F. Austin
"Father of Texas"; Secretary of State for Sam Houston in his…
28 terms
Texas History EOY Study Guide
French Settlements in Texas
The Great Plains
Texas in the Civil War
Fanninn's Surrender at Goliad
Founded by LaSalle and others who scouted the area and search…
Also called a "sea of grass," this region was once home to im…
Texas was important in the Civil War because defending its tr…
James Fannin was stationed in Goliad with 400 soldiers. Fanni…
French Settlements in Texas
Founded by LaSalle and others who scouted the area and search…
The Great Plains
Also called a "sea of grass," this region was once home to im…
14 terms
Texas History;Civil War Guide
What event caused the south to secced?
What was Sam Houstons opinion on seced…
Who is President of the Confederacy
What color was the confederacys uniform
Abraham Lincon's election
It was a very bad idea and if we were to cecced we would lose…
Jefferson Davis
Gray
What event caused the south to secced?
Abraham Lincon's election
What was Sam Houstons opinion on seced…
It was a very bad idea and if we were to cecced we would lose…
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Texas history study guide 2015
geography
relative location
absolute location
source of the rainfall in Texas
-the study of the world, it's people, and the interaction bet…
-describes where a place is in relation to another
-is the exact position of a place on Earth
-Gulf of Mexico
geography
-the study of the world, it's people, and the interaction bet…
relative location
-describes where a place is in relation to another
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texas history test study guide
oveta culp hobby
audie murphy
general dwight d eisenhower
admiral chester nimitz
organized WAAC
more medals than any other american
commanded allie forces in Europe
commanded allie forces in pacific
oveta culp hobby
organized WAAC
audie murphy
more medals than any other american
32 terms
Texas History Completed Study Guide
Describe the climate and some industri…
How did the earliest Texans get to the…
What types of homes did most Puebloan…
How did the tribes live?
North Central Plains: some rain and snow, farming, ranching,…
A land bridge from Asia to N. America was created when water…
Adobe homes, clay bricks, hard to destroy, dry, kept the cool…
Give definitions sedentary; nomadic
Describe the climate and some industri…
North Central Plains: some rain and snow, farming, ranching,…
How did the earliest Texans get to the…
A land bridge from Asia to N. America was created when water…
16 terms
Texas history study guide1
Culture
Drought
Climate
Artifact
Lifestyles, traditions and ways of life of a people. (can als…
A shortage of rainfall. It can last for weeks, months, or eve…
Weather conditions in a particular region over a long period…
A manmade object that has some kind of a cultural or historic…
Culture
Lifestyles, traditions and ways of life of a people. (can als…
Drought
A shortage of rainfall. It can last for weeks, months, or eve…
20 terms
Texas History and Geography Study Guide
April 12, 1861
April 9, 1865
September 8, 1900
January 10, 1901
Beginning of Civil War were shots were fired at Fort Sumter
Ended the Civil War where Confederacy surrenders
1900 Galveston storm
Spindletop gusher near Beaumont
April 12, 1861
Beginning of Civil War were shots were fired at Fort Sumter
April 9, 1865
Ended the Civil War where Confederacy surrenders
124 terms
Texas History Final Study Guide
Sam Houston
Stephan F. Austin
Jefferson Davis
Ulysses S. Grant
first president of the Republic of Texas; sympathetic to the…
"Father of Texas"; Secretary of State for Sam Houston in his…
president of the Confederacy.
General in charge of the Union troops during Civil War.
Sam Houston
first president of the Republic of Texas; sympathetic to the…
Stephan F. Austin
"Father of Texas"; Secretary of State for Sam Houston in his…
48 terms
Texas History Government Study Guide
What is the legislative branch?
Who is the governor of Texas?
Who is the Lt. Governor of Texas?
What is the function of the Texas Boar…
branch of government that makes the laws
Rick Perry
...
sets public education policy and reviews textbooks
What is the legislative branch?
branch of government that makes the laws
Who is the governor of Texas?
Rick Perry
22 terms
Texas History Unit 14 Study Guide
Cooperative stores
Patrons of husbandry
Alliance stores
Progressive Era
Businesses owned and operated for the benefit of the members
Another name for the Grange
Types of cooperative stores, successful because they sold goo…
Passed child labor laws, Mandatory public schooling, concerns…
Cooperative stores
Businesses owned and operated for the benefit of the members
Patrons of husbandry
Another name for the Grange
Texas history finial study guide
They ran mexico out of texas
They were arguing which way was best t…
59 delegates met for the convention of…
Tx Declaration of Independence
Why was the capture of san antonio a great victory fot the te…
Why was the peace party unsuccessful in its mission to overth…
What happened at Washington on the Brazos
What was decided on and written at the convention of 1836
They ran mexico out of texas
Why was the capture of san antonio a great victory fot the te…
They were arguing which way was best t…
Why was the peace party unsuccessful in its mission to overth…
Texas history final study guide
Travis bc bowie got sick
He got mad and ordered a cannon shot
Siege lasted 12 days they attacked on…
Mexican army=1800 Texan army =200
Which person wound up in control of the Texan army at the Alamo
How did Travis respond to Mexico demanding they surrender
The Alamo seige lasted how many days? They attached on what d…
How many men were in the Mexican and Texan army?
Travis bc bowie got sick
Which person wound up in control of the Texan army at the Alamo
He got mad and ordered a cannon shot
How did Travis respond to Mexico demanding they surrender
119 terms
Texas History Final Study Guide
Sam Houston
Stephan F. Austin
Jefferson Davis
Ulysses S. Grant
first president of the Republic of Texas; sympathetic to the…
"Father of Texas"; Secretary of State for Sam Houston in his…
president of the Confederacy.
General in charge of the Union troops during Civil War.
Sam Houston
first president of the Republic of Texas; sympathetic to the…
Stephan F. Austin
"Father of Texas"; Secretary of State for Sam Houston in his…
23 terms
Texas History
The Alamo
The Archives War
Battle of Coleto Prairie
Battle of Concepcion
William Travis assumes command and arrives with 30 volunteers…
Angelina Eberly, March 1842, Fight over capital (Houston or A…
Fannin tries to call together a council at which point Urrea…
Fought on October 28, 1835 between Mexican troops under Colon…
The Alamo
William Travis assumes command and arrives with 30 volunteers…
The Archives War
Angelina Eberly, March 1842, Fight over capital (Houston or A…
29 terms
Final Study Guide Texas History
President of the US in 1846
What was the belief Americans shared t…
Who won the US-Mexican war?
What treaty was signed by Mexico after…
James K. Polk
Manifest Destiny
The United States
The Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo
President of the US in 1846
James K. Polk
What was the belief Americans shared t…
Manifest Destiny
33 terms
Texas History and Geography Study Guide
Annex
Archives
Plantation
Abolitionist
To add
Official documents
Large farm
Person who wants to get rid of slavery
Annex
To add
Archives
Official documents
10 terms
Texas History
Retreat
ad interim
provisional
War Council
withdraw; to run away from a battle; move back
temporary; only last for short time
conditional; temporary; tentative
a group of people decide military movements; A group who disc…
Retreat
withdraw; to run away from a battle; move back
ad interim
temporary; only last for short time
35 terms
Texas History Vocabulary
physical geographic feature
region
indigenous
nomad
any characteristic of the Earth's surface that was created by…
a spatial area of land that is unified by a common characteri…
originating in a specific place or region
someone who moves from place to place with no permanent home
physical geographic feature
any characteristic of the Earth's surface that was created by…
region
a spatial area of land that is unified by a common characteri…
32 terms
Texas history study guide by Seth
Santa Ann's forces,After a thirteen-da…
Because the outcome of teh Texas revou…
Spain___ Florida to the United states
A(n) ____ is a survey made to gather i…
Siege
Ad interim
Ceded
Reconnaissance
Santa Ann's forces,After a thirteen-da…
Siege
Because the outcome of teh Texas revou…
Ad interim
20 terms
Texas History Chapter 12 Study Guide
Who brought 50 volunteers from Kentuck…
Why did many Texas settlers move east…
What was the name of the capital burne…
Who or what were the "Twin Sisters"? W…
Sidney Sherman
The settlers had heard the news of the fall of the Alamo and…
Harrisburg
a pair of six-pound cannons donated by the people of Cincinna…
Who brought 50 volunteers from Kentuck…
Sidney Sherman
Why did many Texas settlers move east…
The settlers had heard the news of the fall of the Alamo and…
Texas History Final Study Guide
The Karankawa tribe was considered the…
Cabeza de Vaca led the largest explora…
The French explorer La Salle founded F…
The San Antonio de Valero mission is t…
False, the Caddo tribe was
False, Coronado did.
True
True
The Karankawa tribe was considered the…
False, the Caddo tribe was
Cabeza de Vaca led the largest explora…
False, Coronado did.
28 terms
Texas History
Cabeza de Vaca-1528
Francisco Coronado-1541
French In Texas-1682
missions
Spaniard, first expedition to land in Texas having floated fr…
Heard stories of "Cities of Gold" ● Assembled a 1,000 man exp…
Robert de la Salle established a French settlement in Fort Sa…
Provided protection to both Indians and Priests inside the mi…
Cabeza de Vaca-1528
Spaniard, first expedition to land in Texas having floated fr…
Francisco Coronado-1541
Heard stories of "Cities of Gold" ● Assembled a 1,000 man exp…
119 terms
Texas History Final Study Guide
Sam Houston
Stephan F. Austin
Jefferson Davis
Ulysses S. Grant
first president of the Republic of Texas; sympathetic to the…
"Father of Texas"; Secretary of State for Sam Houston in his…
president of the Confederacy.
General in charge of the Union troops during Civil War.
Sam Houston
first president of the Republic of Texas; sympathetic to the…
Stephan F. Austin
"Father of Texas"; Secretary of State for Sam Houston in his…
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