history 1301 quizz

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QUESTION 1

  1. After the Louisiana Purchase, the United States’ largest land acquisition resulted from which of the following?
    the Jackson Purchase
    the Clayton Compromise
    the Guadalupe-Hidalgo Treaty

QUESTION 2

  1. Which best describes how Mexican leaders reacted when large numbers of Americans settled in Texas in the 1820s and 1830s?
    They tried to prevent American settlers from influencing Texas’ Mexican culture
    They feared American settlers would engage the U.S. government in an outside invasion
    They expected American settlers to become loyal Mexican subjects and productive citizens

QUESTION 3

  1. Slavery and its legitimacy first became a major issue in the United States following which event?
    the Louisiana Purchase
    the Missouri Compromise
    the Northwest Ordinance of 1787

QUESTION 4

  1. The Missouri Compromise led to the formation of Missouri as a slave state as well as the formation of which new U.S. state as a free state?
    Kansas
    Maine
    Wisconsin

QUESTION 5

  1. The Wilmot Proviso concerned the legality of slavery in which of the following?
    in territories acquired from Mexico
    in areas affected by the Land Act of 1820
    in free states that slaves might try escaping to

QUESTION 6

  1. Which Congressman most vocally opposed the free soil position in the 1840s?
    John C. Calhoun
    Henry Clay
    David Wilmot

QUESTION 7

  1. In which U.S. territory were the people given the option to choose whether or not they would allow slavery?
    the Oregon Territory
    the Minnesota Territory
    the Utah Territory

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