Regions & Natives of Texas
Exploration & Early Colonization
Mexican National Era
Texas Revolution
Republic of Texas
Texas in the Civil War
100

This city is located in the Mountains & Basins Region.

What is El Paso?

100

This was the religion the Spanish forced on the natives of Texas.

What is Spanish?

100

This was the name of the country who gained their independence from Spain.

Who is Mexico?

100

"Come and Take It!" was the flag flown here

What is the Battle of Gonzales?

100

The number of presidents of the Republic of Texas.

What is four (4)?

100

The year the Civil War started.

What is 1861?

200

The region the Apaches lived in.

What is the Great Plains?

200

He mapped the coast of Texas.

Who is Pineda?

200

Name given to the first settlers brought to Texas by Stephen F. Austin

Who are the Old 300?

200

A main reason why Texan wanted to gain its independence from Mexico.

What is slavery (wanting to keep their slaves)?

200

The 2nd president of the Republic of Texas

Who is Mirabeau Lamar?

200

This is the "last battle of the Civil War" that happened in Texas after the Civil War had ended.

What is the Battle of Palmito Ranch?

300

This region is the most populated (meaning most of the state population lives in that area)

What is the Gulf Coastal Plains?

300

He was enslaved by the Karankawa natives when his ship wrecked off the coast of Texas.

Who is Cabeza de Vaca?

300

This was the main reason that people came to Texas.

What is cheap farmland?

300

the reason Colonists initially backed (supported) Santa Anna was because he declared himself to be this.

What is a Federalist?

300

He wanted to make peace with the Native and reduce the size of the Army.

Who is Sam Houston?

300

What we *actually* celebrate on Juneteenth.

What is the emancipation (freeing) of the slaves in Texas?

400

This native tribe were considered ruthless and would scalp the heads of their enemies.

Who were the Comanches?

400

He was the explorer who easily conquered the Aztec empire

Who is Hernan Cortes?

400
The requirements to live in Mexican Texas.

What are follow Mexican Laws, Practice the Catholic religion, & speak Spanish?

400

This Colonel of the Texas Army surrendered to the Mexican troops near Coleto Creek/Goliad?

Who is James Fannin?

400

Came back and fought with Texas again. (Black Bean)

Who is Santa Anna?
400

What we call the time period in history after the Civil War.

What is Reconstruction?

500

This tribe is one of the oldest surviving tribes in Texas and they currently live in the Mountains & Basins region.

Who are the Tigua?

500

This was the name of the mythical city of gold that explorers came searching for.

What is Cibola?

500

He was the second most successful empresario. Established the town of Gonzales Colony.

Who is Green DeWitt?

500

The year Santa Anna was defeated, effectively ending the Texas Revolution.

What is 1836?

500

This organization was created to protect the Republic of Texas frontier from attacks by Native Americans & Mexicans.  They were also used to catch Runaway slaves. 

Who are the Texas Rangers?

500

This was the Confederate General who surrendered at Appomattox Courthouse thus ending the Civil War.

Who is Robert E. Lee?

600

This is the only mound building tribe whose homes looked like bees nests.

Who are the Caddo?

600

This is the location of the oldest mission in Texas.

What is El Paso/Ysleta?

600

Occurred in the year 1821.

What is Mexican Independence?

600

This was the Texas Revolution battle where all 189 Texans died.

What is the Battle of the Alamo?

600

President of the U.S that was responsible for making Texas the 28th State.

Who is James K. Polk?

600

June 19th, 1985

What is Ms. Amos' birthday?

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