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Test of the West

Quiz by Charles Kohler

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22 questions
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  • Q1
    First settler in the town of Clarence
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    Joseph Ellicott
    Asa Ransom
    Asa Harris
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  • Q2
    What was the Monroe Doctrine? An agreement to...
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    keep Europe out of Latin America
    to remain neutral
    to intervene in Europe's affairs
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  • Q3
    Who was the President of the Republic of Texas
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    Davy Crockett
    Jim Bowie
    Sam Houston
    William Travis
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  • Q4
    Sam Houston (Texas) defeats Santa Anna (Mexico) at the...
    Goliad
    Brazos
    Battle of San Jacinto
    Alamo
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  • Q5
    Land Jefferson bought from France
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    Mexican Session
    Oregon Territory
    Gadsden Purchase
    Louisiana Purchase
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  • Q6
    What war was fought over the border of Texas (Rio Grande)
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    Mexican-War
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  • Q7
    What area is 54'40" or Fight connected with?
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    Gadsden Purchase
    Mexican Cession
    Oregon
    Louisiana Purchase
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  • Q8
    The ideas that the US had the right to expand west to the Pacific
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    Popular Sovereignty
    Territorial Expansion
    Manifest Destiny
    Inalienable Rights
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  • Q9
    363 miles long, 40 feet wide, 4 feet deep
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    Erie Canal
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  • Q10
    The Erie Canal connected what two MAJOR cities
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    Albany and Buffalo
    Buffalo & Cleveland
    Philadelphia & Boston
    New York & Boston
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  • Q11
    Who wrote the Star Spangled Banner during the War of 1812
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    Winfield Scott
    Francis Scott Key
    Samuel Beane
    DeWitt Clinton
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  • Q12
    Route from Independence, Missouri to the Willamette Valley
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    Santa Fe Trail
    Oregon Trail
    Mormon Trail
    California Trail
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  • Q13
    Who were the leaders of Texas and Mexico that fought at the Alamo
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    Santa Anna and Jackson
    Bowie and Crocket
    Diaz and Travis
    William Travis and Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna
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  • Q14
    The Trail of Tears and Spoils System were key ideas of which president?
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    Andrew Johnson
    Andrew Jackson
    James K Polk
    Martin van Buren
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  • Q15
    Who led the Mormons to Utah
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    Jim Bridger
    James Marshall
    Joseph Smith
    Brigham Young
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  • Q16
    What treaty ended the Mexican War
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    Treaty of Guadeloupe-Hidalgo
    Adams-Onis Treaty
    Treaty of Paris
    Treaty of Versailles
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  • Q17
    Chief agent of the Holland Land Company
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    Peter Porter
    Asa Ransom
    Brigham Young
    Joseph Ellicott
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  • Q18
    Forced removal of Native Americans from the East to Oklahoma
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    Trail of Tears
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  • Q19
    Impressment, arming Tecumseh and desire to annex Canada all let to...
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    The War of 1812
    The Texas Revolution
    the Mexican War
    The Revolutionary War
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  • Q20
    Who were Sacajawea and York?
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    Key members of the Corps of Discovery with Lewis and Clark
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