United States History Quiz Lessons 37-39     Name: ________________________________________ 
Teacher : Mr. Cap  Across the Wide Missouri, Politics and Protocol, Mexican War

  Lesson #37:

1. Define  Manifest Destiny. __________________________________________________________________

2.  Who established a large  American settlement in Texas.  ___________________________________________

3.  List three reasons Santa Anna forced the Texans to revolt. _________________________________________

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4.  _____________________________  former governor of Tennessee led the Texas Revolution.

5.  How did the Battle of San Jacinto,  won by the _____________, changed the course of history forever?

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  Lesson #38:

6.  Who won the election of 1840? ________________________ Who was Vice Pres? ________________

7.  What happened after 31 days? ___________________________________________________________

8.  How was President Tyler's presidency in trouble? ______________________________________________

9.  What did the Webster-Ashburton Treaty do for the United States? _________________________________

10.  Explain "Fifty-four forty or fight" . ____________________________________________________________

  Lesson #39:

11.  List three Causes of the Mexican War. ________________________________________________________

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12.  President Polk sends Zachary Taylor, AKA "_________________________________________" to Mexico.

13List three terms of  The Treaty of Guadallupe Hildalgo. ____________________________________________

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14.  Where was the Bear Flag Revolt fought? ____________________ Led by: ______________, ____________

15.  Gold was discovered @ ___________________'s saw mill. Gold seekers became known as  ____________

16.  Why did the U.S. obtain the Gadsden Purchase? _______________________________________________