Annexation
Mexican-American War
Causes of the Civil War
Civil War
People of Unit 4
100

The process of being absorbed into another country

What is annexation?

100

The river the U.S. thought was the border Texas-Mexico

What is the Rio Grande River?

100

The idea that states had the authority to cancel/ignore federal laws

What is states rights?

100

Abraham Lincoln is elected during this election

What is the Election of 1860?

100

He is President during the Civil War

Who is Abraham Lincoln?

200
Texans' feeling about annexation
What is "they loved it"
200

The river that Mexico thought was the border for Texas-Mexico

What is the Nueces River?
200

Texans opinions about slavery

What is "They loved it"

200
The name of the states that left the United States

What is the "Confederate States of America"?

200

He is President when Texas joins the U.S.

Who is James K. Polk

300

The President of Texas who favored annexation

Who is Sam Houston?

300

The process of moving westward

What is westward expansion?

300

The act of leaving a country/US

What is secession?

300

The year the Civil War began. Also the year that Texas left the U.S.

What is 1861?

300
He did not like the idea of Texas leaving the U.S.

Who is Sam Houston

400

The President of the U.S. when Texas was annexed

Who is James K. Polk?

400

The idea that U.S. had a right to expand from sea to shining sea

What is manifest destiny?

400

Texans' opinion about secession

What is "Hip hip hooray"

400

The number of states in the Confederate States of America

What is 11?
400

He believed in keeping the Union together

Who is Abraham Lincoln?

500

The year Texas was annexed into the U.S.

What is 1845?

500

The treaty that ended the Mexican-American War

What is the Treaty of Guadalupe-Hidalgo?

500

The favoring of ones' own state/region over the country

What is Sectionalism?

500

Lincoln's original goal in the Civil War

What is "keep the Union together"?

500

He was a senator of Texas who did not believe in secession

Who is Sam Houston?

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