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Question 11.Why did the Mexican-American War of 1846 occur?
Question 22.How and why did Henry Clay impact the political career of John Tyler?
Question 33.How did the death of his son prior to his inauguration impact Frankin Pierce's policies?
Question 44.How do the views of William Walker on expansionism compare to those of John O'Sullivan?
Question 55.How did Adams's view on expansionism differ from that of most expansionists?
Question 66.Why was California statehood controversial?
Question 77.Why was John Tyler called 'His Accidency'?
Question 88.How did Tyler's view of the annexation of Texas differ from Van Buren's position?
Question 99.Which of the following did the Gadsden Purchase of 1853 complete?
Question 1010.Which of the following defines Manifest Destiny?
Question 1111.How did the Wilmot Proviso attempt to resonate with Southern Democrats?
Question 1212.Which of the following is FALSE regarding the Oregon Trail?
Question 1313.Based on what you've learned in this lesson, which of these people would have most likely supported slavery in the new territory?
Question 1414.Which of the following was NOT an outcome of the California Gold Rush?
Question 1515.Why did many northerners protest against the Fugitive Slave Act?
Question 1616.How did the Senate react to the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo?
Question 1717.Which of the following was NOT a reason some Americans opposed annexing Texas?
Question 1818.Why did President Polk send troops onto the Texas/Mexico border?
Question 1919.What is most likely the message of this political cartoon?
Question 2020.How did California became a state free of slavery in 1850?
Question 2121.Which was NOT a part of the Compromise of 1850?
Question 2222.How did President Polk initially attempt to resolve the border dispute with Mexico?
Question 2323.Which of the following was NOT accomplished by President James K. Polk?
Question 2424.This map best represents the United States after which event?
Question 2525.What caused the Democratic Party to split ahead of the 1848 presidential election?
Question 2626.What did the slogan '54°40 or Fight!' mean to the people who used it?
Question 2727.Which of the following was NOT a result of Mexico's loosened immigration standards in its northeastern region?
Question 2828.Which of the following is FALSE regarding John Sutter's and James Marshall's role in the California Gold Rush?
Question 2929.How did the leak of the Ostend Manifesto in 1854 impact President Pierce's policy?
Question 3030.Why did Whig Party nominee Zachary Taylor resonate well with northern Americans?
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