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History (Texas independence)
Doctrine
monroe doctrine
Dictator
Tejanos
a belief or set of beliefs held and taught by a church, polit…
a principle of US policy, originated by President James Monro…
a ruler with total power over a country, typically one who ha…
a Mexican-American inhabitant of southern Texas
Doctrine
a belief or set of beliefs held and taught by a church, polit…
monroe doctrine
a principle of US policy, originated by President James Monro…
35 terms
#8 Independence - Texas History
In what town was the convention of 183…
What did the convention do unanimously…
List 3 grievances (complaints) that th…
Two weeks of the convention were spent…
Washington-on-the-Brazos
adopted the Declaration of Independence of Texas
1. Violations of the constitution of 1824... 2. deprived of tria…
constitution
In what town was the convention of 183…
Washington-on-the-Brazos
What did the convention do unanimously…
adopted the Declaration of Independence of Texas
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History of Texas Independence Kittens
Who was granted permission to start a…
Why was it an issue that Moses Austin…
When did Moses Austin die?
What was the main issue with Americans…
Moses Austin
The colonists had to promise to be loyal to Spain.
In 1821, before the colony could be started.
In Mexico slavery was illegal, but it wasn't in America. Amer…
Who was granted permission to start a…
Moses Austin
Why was it an issue that Moses Austin…
The colonists had to promise to be loyal to Spain.
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Texas Independence Vocabulary
Abolish
Indentured Servants
Covention
Custom Duties
To get rid of.
People who agree to work for someone for a set number of year…
A formal meeting.
Tax placed on goods taken or out of the country.
Abolish
To get rid of.
Indentured Servants
People who agree to work for someone for a set number of year…
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Texas History--The Road to Mexican Independence
Filibuster
Phillip Nolan
Father Hidalgo
Peninsulares
Wanted freedom from Spanish Rule in Texas or declare Texas In…
Mustang Trader, First Filibuster, died in Waco after being di…
Catholic Priest who started the Mexican Revolution in Dolores…
In the Classes of people in New Spain these were in the highe…
Filibuster
Wanted freedom from Spanish Rule in Texas or declare Texas In…
Phillip Nolan
Mustang Trader, First Filibuster, died in Waco after being di…
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Texas History-Mexican Independance
Moses Austin
Stephen F. Austin
Green DeWitt
Martin De León
Got permission to bring 300 families to TX but died before dr…
-Brought "old 300" ... -"Father of TX" ... -picky about who came wi…
-2nd most influential Empresario... -made peace all indians exce…
-Only Mexican only colony... -establish one of very fist cattle…
Moses Austin
Got permission to bring 300 families to TX but died before dr…
Stephen F. Austin
-Brought "old 300" ... -"Father of TX" ... -picky about who came wi…
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GISD, Grade 7, Texas History, Revolution & Independence
Texas Independence from Mexico
Passed a law banning more slaves and i…
James Fannin
James Bowie & William Travis
1836 is remember in Texas History because?
How did the Mexicans restrict (stop) more Americans from sett…
Name the Texas leader that surrendered in Coleto and was exec…
Name the Texan leaders at the Alamo.
Texas Independence from Mexico
1836 is remember in Texas History because?
Passed a law banning more slaves and i…
How did the Mexicans restrict (stop) more Americans from sett…
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Bundle 3 Vocabulary: Mexican Independence and Texas Colonization
Anglo American
Depression
Survey
Empresario
A white person who is living in the United States and who is…
A period of low economic activity and high unemployment
To measure land boundaries
Spanish word for land agent whose job it was to bring new set…
Anglo American
A white person who is living in the United States and who is…
Depression
A period of low economic activity and high unemployment
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History 7.3 Independence for Texas
Stephen F. Austin
Mexico's Colonizarion Laws
Empresarios
National Colonization Act
1821: traveled from Lousiana to Texas, Native Americans settl…
10 year exemption from taxes IF: become a Mexican citizen, ab…
Agents or contractors (Realestate agent)
Mexico gave Texas to 26 empresarios
Stephen F. Austin
1821: traveled from Lousiana to Texas, Native Americans settl…
Mexico's Colonizarion Laws
10 year exemption from taxes IF: become a Mexican citizen, ab…
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TX History Unit 6 Texas Revolution and Independence
siege
Provisional Government
Ad interim government
massacre
a military blockade of a city or fortress...
temporary government
serving for the intervening time; temporary...
to kill many at one time
siege
a military blockade of a city or fortress...
Provisional Government
temporary government
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Texas History Road to Texas Independence Battle Times
Battle of Gonzales
Goliad Campaign
Grass Fight
Attack on San Antonio
N/A
30 minutes
N/A
N/A
Battle of Gonzales
N/A
Goliad Campaign
30 minutes
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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…
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Chapter 12 Vocabulary: Texas Wins Independence
plantation
inevitable
barricades
anticipate
A large farm used to grow cash crops for sale.
unavoidable
a temporary wall or barrier built to block an enemy's advance…
to predict or expect
plantation
A large farm used to grow cash crops for sale.
inevitable
unavoidable
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Texas History Road to Texas Independence Battles Dates
Battle of Gonzales
Goliad Campaign
Grass Fight
Attack on San Antonio
October 2, 1835
October 9, 1835
November 26, 1835
Decemeber 5-9, 1835
Battle of Gonzales
October 2, 1835
Goliad Campaign
October 9, 1835
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History Test: Texas wins Independence
Why did Santa Anna think the Texan arm…
Who was named commander-in-chief of th…
Where did Houston meet his army
Why did Houston order a retreat?
The Texas army was in retreat
Sam Houston
Gonzalez
He knew his army was untrained
Why did Santa Anna think the Texan arm…
The Texas army was in retreat
Who was named commander-in-chief of th…
Sam Houston
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Mexican Independence & Texas Colonization Vocabulary
Anglo American
Depression
Survey
Empresario
A white person living in the United States and who is not his…
A period of low economic activity and high unemployment.
To measure the boundaries of something such as land
The Spanish word for a land agent whose job it was to bring n…
Anglo American
A white person living in the United States and who is not his…
Depression
A period of low economic activity and high unemployment.
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Chapter 9: Road to Independence- Texas History
veto
Stephen F. Austin
War Party
San Antonio
to set aside or to reject
Texan ambassador to the United States
delegates that wanted independence immediately
the location that Texan troops headed to after the victories…
veto
to set aside or to reject
Stephen F. Austin
Texan ambassador to the United States
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Mexican Independence and Texas Colonization Vocabulary
Anglo American
Depression
Survey
Empresario
A white person living in the United States and who is not His…
A period of low economic activity and high unemployment
To measure the boundaries of something, such as land
The Spanish word for land agent whose job it was to bring set…
Anglo American
A white person living in the United States and who is not His…
Depression
A period of low economic activity and high unemployment
21 terms
Mexican Independence and Texas Colonization Vocabulary
Anglo American
Depression
Survey
Empresario
A white person living in the united states who is not hispanic.
A period of low economic acitivity and high unemployment.
To measure the boundaries of something, such as land.
The Spanish word for a land agent whose job it was to bring n…
Anglo American
A white person living in the united states who is not hispanic.
Depression
A period of low economic acitivity and high unemployment.
20 terms
Mexican Independence and Texas Colonization Vocabulary
Anglo american
Depression
Survey
Empresario
A white person living in the United States who is not Hispanic.
A period of low economic activity and high employment.
To measure the boundaries of something, such as land.
The special word for land agent whose job it was to bring new…
Anglo american
A white person living in the United States who is not Hispanic.
Depression
A period of low economic activity and high employment.
21 terms
Mexican independence and Texas colinazation vocabulary
Anglo american
Depression
Survey
Empressario
A whight person who lives in america who is not hispacic.
A period of low economic activity and high unemployment.
To measure the boundaries of something, such as land.
The Spanish word for a land agent whose job.
Anglo american
A whight person who lives in america who is not hispacic.
Depression
A period of low economic activity and high unemployment.
21 terms
Mexican Independence and Texas Colonization Vocabulary
Anglo American
Depression
Survey
Empresario
A white person living in the United States and who is not His…
A period of low economic activity and high unemployment.
To measure the boundaries of something, such as land.
The Spanish word for a land agent whose job it was to bring n…
Anglo American
A white person living in the United States and who is not His…
Depression
A period of low economic activity and high unemployment.
21 terms
Mexican Independence & Texas Colonization Vocabulary
Anglo American
Depression
Survey
Empresario
A White person living in the United States & who is not Hispa…
A period of low economic activity & high unemployment
To measure the boundaries of something, such as land
The Spanish word for a land agent whose job it was to bring n…
Anglo American
A White person living in the United States & who is not Hispa…
Depression
A period of low economic activity & high unemployment
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Texas History, Texas war of independence 7th grade important people
Jim Bowie
George Childress
Lorenzo de Zavala
Davy Crockett
co-commander at the Alamo, refused to destroy it per Houston'…
wrote the declaration of independence
ad-interim, vice president of Texas
Volunteer at the Alamo from Tennessee
Jim Bowie
co-commander at the Alamo, refused to destroy it per Houston'…
George Childress
wrote the declaration of independence
21 terms
Mexican independence and Texas Colonization Vocabulary
Anglo American
Deppresion
Survey
Empesario
A white person living in the United States and who is not his…
Less economic activity or power in the state
To measure the boundaries of something such as land
The Spanish word for a land agent whose job it was to bring n…
Anglo American
A white person living in the United States and who is not his…
Deppresion
Less economic activity or power in the state
21 terms
Mexican Independence and Texas Colonization Vocabulary
Anglo American
Depression
Survey
Empresrio
A white person living in the United States and who is not his…
A period of low economic activity and high unemployment.
To measure the boundaries of something, such as land.
The Spanish word for a land agent whose job it was to bring n…
Anglo American
A white person living in the United States and who is not his…
Depression
A period of low economic activity and high unemployment.
21 terms
Vocabulary:Mexican Independence And Texas Colonization.
Angelo American
Depression
Survey
Empresario
A white person living in the United States and who is not His…
A period of low economic activity and high unemployment
To measure the boundaries of something, such as land.
The Spanish word for land agent whose job it was to bring new…
Angelo American
A white person living in the United States and who is not His…
Depression
A period of low economic activity and high unemployment
21 terms
Mexican Independence and Texas Colonization Vocabulary
Anglo American
Depression
Survey
Empresario
A white person living in the United States and who is not His…
Period of low economic activity and high unemployment
To measure the boundaries if something, such as land
The Spanish word for a land agent whose job it was to bring n…
Anglo American
A white person living in the United States and who is not His…
Depression
Period of low economic activity and high unemployment
21 terms
Mexican Independence and Texas Colonization Vocabulary
Anglo American
Depression
Survey
Empresario
A white Perron living in the United States and who is not His…
A period of low economic activity and high employment
To measure the boundaries of something such as land
The Spanish word for a land agent whose job it was to bring n…
Anglo American
A white Perron living in the United States and who is not His…
Depression
A period of low economic activity and high employment
21 terms
Mexican independence and Texas colonization vocabulary
Anglo American
Depression
Survey
Empresario
A white person living in the United States and who is not His…
A period of low economic activity and high unemployment
To measure bowndries of something,such as land
A Spanish word for a land agent whose job it was to bring new…
Anglo American
A white person living in the United States and who is not His…
Depression
A period of low economic activity and high unemployment
21 terms
Mexican Independence and Texas Colonization Vocabulary
Anglo American
Depression
Survey
Empresario
A white person living in the United States and who is not His…
A period of low economic activity and high unemployment.
To measure the boundaries of something, such as land.
The Spanish word for a land agent whose job it was to bring n…
Anglo American
A white person living in the United States and who is not His…
Depression
A period of low economic activity and high unemployment.
13 terms
Texas History, Texas war of independence 7th grade important people
Jim Bowie
George Childress
Lorenzo de Zavala
Davy Crockett
co-commander at the Alamo, refused to destroy it per Houston'…
wrote the declaration of independence
ad-interim, vice president of Texas
Volunteer at the Alamo from Tennessee
Jim Bowie
co-commander at the Alamo, refused to destroy it per Houston'…
George Childress
wrote the declaration of independence
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Chapter 4 Vocabulary Texas History
historians
eras
prehistory
anthropologists
people who study the past
periods of time with particular characteristics that differen…
period before written records
scholars who study how people live and relate to each other,…
historians
people who study the past
eras
periods of time with particular characteristics that differen…
10 terms
Unit One Texas History Vocabulary
scale
legend
Geography
absolute location
scale
legend
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Texas History - Chapter 19 Vocabulary
ranchero
open range
drive
drover
spanish word for rancher
public land that could be used by anyone, usually for grazing…
the movement of cattle in large herds to a stockyard or market
a person who moves livestock overland to market
ranchero
spanish word for rancher
open range
public land that could be used by anyone, usually for grazing…
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7th Grade TX History Terms -Colonization of Texas/Mexican Independence
1718
1821
1825
Adams-Onis Treaty
San Antonio was established
Mexico becomes independent from Spain
State Colonization Law of 1825 invites people to come to Texas
set the eastern and northern borders of Texas
1718
San Antonio was established
1821
Mexico becomes independent from Spain
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Study Guide for Alamo/Texas Independence US History
Spain
Green Republic
Mexican Independence
Santa Anna
In possession of Mexico and Texas
-Anglos rebelling ... -Monroe funded it ... -Then stops funding bec…
Gets independence from Spain after Green Republic (10 Years)
General of the Mexican Army that attacked the Alamo first
Spain
In possession of Mexico and Texas
Green Republic
-Anglos rebelling ... -Monroe funded it ... -Then stops funding bec…
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Texas History Road to Independence Battle Descriptions
Battle of Gonzales
Goliad Campaign
Grass Fight
Attack on San Antonio
Colonel Ugartechea ordered the people of the city to surrende…
Mexican troops surrendered. Texas captured presido. James Fan…
Skrimish. Led to the attack at San Antonio. Texas thought the…
Ben Milam, the leader, was killed and Frank Johnson took lead…
Battle of Gonzales
Colonel Ugartechea ordered the people of the city to surrende…
Goliad Campaign
Mexican troops surrendered. Texas captured presido. James Fan…
18 terms
Texas History Vocabulary
conquistador
militia
presidio
colony
the Spanish word for conqueror
a group of civilians trained to fight in emergencies
a military fort built by the Spanish
a settlement of people who have moved to another country
conquistador
the Spanish word for conqueror
militia
a group of civilians trained to fight in emergencies
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History Test - Texas Independence/Civil War
Stephen F. Austin
Sam Houston
Santa Anna
Battle of San Jacinto
Known as the "Father of Texas". Father Moses Austin got land…
Commander in chief of the Texas army. Led the Texans to San J…
President of Mexico and in charge of Mexican army. Was captur…
April 21, 1836. Sam Houston led Texas army to a surprise atta…
Stephen F. Austin
Known as the "Father of Texas". Father Moses Austin got land…
Sam Houston
Commander in chief of the Texas army. Led the Texans to San J…
11 terms
Texas History: Republic of Texas & Early Statehood Vocabulary
annexation
manifest destiny
compromise
foreign relations
adding territory to existing territory
the idea that the United States should expand to include the…
an agreement in which both sides give up some demands
dealings between countries
annexation
adding territory to existing territory
manifest destiny
the idea that the United States should expand to include the…
17 terms
Texas History Trivia - Vocabulary
texas
lone star state
greg abbott
mockingbird
The state name is____
The state nickname is ____
The state Governor is ____
The state bird is the ____
texas
The state name is____
lone star state
The state nickname is ____
Texas history- emparrasario era/mexican independence
What is a filibuster?
What was the Colonization Law of 1823?
Who was the first Anglo empressario?
When was Mexican emperor Agustin overt…
engages in a unofficial war on another country
It was a law passed to allow settlers to buy large amoumts of…
Moses Austin
March 19, 1823
What is a filibuster?
engages in a unofficial war on another country
What was the Colonization Law of 1823?
It was a law passed to allow settlers to buy large amoumts of…
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Ch. 12 Vocabulary Words (Texas wins Independence)
Plantation
Barricades
Inevitable
Anticipate
a large farm used to grow cash crops for sale
a temporary wall or barrier built to block an enemy's advance…
unavoidable
to predict or expect
Plantation
a large farm used to grow cash crops for sale
Barricades
a temporary wall or barrier built to block an enemy's advance…
29 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…
27 terms
Texas History Chapter 1 Vocabulary
statistics
bar graph
line graph
pie chart
information in the form of numbers
a graph used to compare information about different places or…
a graph that indicates a trend or pattern
circle graph
statistics
information in the form of numbers
bar graph
a graph used to compare information about different places or…
55 terms
US HISTORY: MANIFEST DESTINY, TEXAS INDEPENDENCE, THE WAR WITH MEXICO
SETTLING NEW LANDS
MANIFEST DESTINY
SQUATTERS
JETHRO WOOD
AMERICANS MOVED WESTWARD AND ESTABLISHED NEW FARMS IN THE MID…
THE IDEA THAT GOD HAD GIVEN THE ENTIRE CONTINENT TO AMERICANS…
THEY SETTLED ON LANDS THEY DID NOT OWN.
PATENTED AN IRON-BLADED PLOW IN 1819
SETTLING NEW LANDS
AMERICANS MOVED WESTWARD AND ESTABLISHED NEW FARMS IN THE MID…
MANIFEST DESTINY
THE IDEA THAT GOD HAD GIVEN THE ENTIRE CONTINENT TO AMERICANS…
21 terms
Bundle 3 Mexican Independence and Texas Colonization Vocabulary.
Anglo American
Depreesion
Survey
Empresario
A white person living in the United States and who is not His…
A period of low economic activity and high unemployment.
To measure the boundaries of something, such as land.
The Spanish word for a land agent whose job it was to bring n…
Anglo American
A white person living in the United States and who is not His…
Depreesion
A period of low economic activity and high unemployment.
12 terms
Texas History Unit 4 Vocabulary
federalist
centralist
revolution
delegate
those who support a federal system where the power is split b…
those who favor a strong central government with power concen…
a movement to bring about change
a person acting as a representative for others
federalist
those who support a federal system where the power is split b…
centralist
those who favor a strong central government with power concen…
8 terms
Texas History Vocabulary
allies
missions
blacksmithing
tanning
groups of people who come together to help one another in tim…
Permanent settlements that were built by Spain to help take c…
heating and hammering iron into different shapes
the process of soaking animal hides in a solution to turn the…
allies
groups of people who come together to help one another in tim…
missions
Permanent settlements that were built by Spain to help take c…
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