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Texas History Quiz

The following questions test the history of Texas before it was admitted as the 28th state in the United States.


 

Quiz ID:#12107
Fun:** (1.98)
Difficulty:** (2.07)
Category:History > United States
Created By:relayAus****

 

 

 



#1   What region in Texas was the most difficult environment for finding food for the Native Americans who lived there?






#2   Spain gained a good map of the Texas coast from which of the following expeditions?






#3   What physical feature of Texas did Coronado cross on his way to find the city of Cibola?






#4   What is an empresario?






#5   What is one reason many Mexicans did not want to colonize Texas from 1821-1826?






#6   Moses Austin was an empresario.




#7   Stephen F. Austin was an empresario.




#8   Who were the Old Three Hundred?






#9   What happened when Moses Austin went to San Antonio in 1820?






#10   What Mexican political group did most Texans agree with?






#11   What did Santa Anna do in 1834?






#12   Why is Gonzales called the "Lexington of the Texas Revolution"?





#13   Who was put in command of the Texas army during the Texas Revolution?






#14   Where was the Alamo?






#15   The Alamo battle was on March 27, 1836.




#16   Who was William Travis?






#17   When was the Goliad Massacre?






#18   Who was the first President of Texas?






#19   When did Texas declare independence against Mexico?






#20   In which battle did Sam Houston and his army capture Santa Anna?






 

 


   



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