TEXAS and election dates
mexico gained independence in _________
in the election of 1796, who was president?
in the election of 1796 who was Vice President?
in the election of 1800 who tied for the Presidency?
Jefferson and Burr
Who was president in 1816
Who was elected president in 1808
In the Election of 1824 who won the election?
John Quincy Adams
Who won in the 1828 election?
Who was elected president in 1836
Martin Van Buren
Who was elected president in 1840?
who became president after Harrison?
Who became president after the election of 1844?
What did the Mexican government encouraged?
American settlement in Texas
Who influenced Americans to settle in Texas
Stephen F. Austin
Mexicans outnumbered Americans in Texas.
Americans in Texas were not slaveowners.
Who was the “Napoleon of the West” ?
General Santa Anna
What was the Alamo?
Old Catholic mission
what Americans died at the Alamo?
Davey Crockett and Jim Bowie
The Alamo was a ______ victory.
Texas soon declared _________.
Who was the president of Texas?
______ attacked Santa Anna.
Santa Anna was not captured and forced to sign a treaty granting Texas’ independence.
How many battles were there in the Texas Revolution?
What did Texas want to be apart of?
The United States
What were the issues?
Expansion of slavery and border disputes
Texas was not an independent country.
The Republic of _________ 1835-1845
How many years was Texas a country?
What were the major battles of the Texas Revolution?
- San Jacinto
- Gelid Massacre
Who came up with the phrase “Manifest Destiny” ?
What territory was disputed?
Who was "young hickory”?
Who was the Whig candidate?
What was Polk’s slogan ?
fifty-four forty or fight!
What was Polk’s major campaign issue?
Who agreed to split the Oregon Territory at the 49th parallel ?
Polk did not support Texas being admitted to the US.
Polk sent troops into the disputed territory.
How long did the Mexican War last?
Americans did not fight all the way to Mexico City.
The war trains young officers such as _________ __ ___ ___ ________ __ ______.
Robert E. Lee and Ulysses S. Grant
The Mexican war was the most fully reported war at the time because of the telegraph.
What ended the Mexican war?
Treaty of Guadalupe-Hidalgo
What is called when Mexico gave up entire northern half of the country?
Nine days before the Treaty of Guadalupe-Hidalgo what happened?
Gold was discovered from California