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What did people do in the Market Revolution

People bought and sold goods rather than making them for their own use

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An economic system in which private business and indivduals control the means of production

Capitalism

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List three things that make up the means of production

factories, machines, and land

3

What are people called that risk their own money and undertake a new business

entrepeneurs

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Vulcanized rubber

charles goodyear

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Industrila Sewing machine

elias house

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home sewing machine

Isaac Singer

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The steel plow

John Deere

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The reaper

Cyrus McCormick

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List three reasons for american expansion

Fresh start: panic of 1837
Land- farmers, speculators
New trade with China japan

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What was the vehicle used by settlers to travel to the west

whagons, prarier schooner

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what was the formal name for the morman religion

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day

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Who was the Mormon Founder

Joseph Smith

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What was the fate of the founder of the Mormons

Jailed for treason, and died at the hands of a mob

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Who led the mormons to Utah

Brigham Young

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What were the terms of the Webster-Ashburton Treaty

GB and the US had joint occupation of the oregon teerritoy. Settles the 49 parallel as the northern boundary

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What does the term "Fifty-Four Forty or Fight" mean

It stands for a specefic longitude/lattitude line that they wanted to settle our boundaries at. Theyw anted to fo to war with Gb at the location

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what man was the most successful impresario in texas

Stephen A. Austin

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Who was the leader of the Mexican army during the Alamo massacre

Santa Anna

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Who were the two most famous men that died at the alamo

Davy Crockett and Jim Bowie

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The election of 1844

Demo- James K Polk
Whig- Henry Clay

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what was the border of texas prior to the mexican war

Texas- Rio Grande
Mexico- Nueces River

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What man became known as the "Long Marcher" during this war

Colonel Stephen Kerney

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what general was sent to defend the texas version of the border
what was his nickname

zachary taylor
old rough and ready

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What general won the Battle of Veracruz and captured mexico city

winfield scott
Old fuss and feather

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What were the terms of the Treaty of Guadalupe-Hdalgo

- Mexico agreed to th Rio Grande as the border for Texas
-ceded new mexico and california to usa
- usa paid 15 mil for mexican cession
-usa guranteed mexicans living in the eare: freedom of religon, protection of property, bilungual elections, and open borders