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what part of North America does Spain own

western

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what is a mission

center of colonial life

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California has ___ missions
Texas has ___ missions

21
40

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California's missions are

close together

4

Texas missions are

far apart

5

California has a ___ mission system

strong

6

Texas has ___ mission system

weak

7

father of Mexican independence

Agustin de Iturbide

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Agustin de Iturbide wins independence from Spain after a failed attempt by

father hildalgo

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the win includes land from ___ to ___

Texas
California

10

Mexico needs people to move to

Texas

11

who leads 300 American families to Texas in 1821

Stephen F. Austin

12

the group that Austin leads is called

old 300'

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by ___ Texas wants independence

1833

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what happened at the Alamo

Texans are outnumbered 10 to 1

15

who does at the Alamo

all Texans

16

who were some of the Texans murdered by

Mexican General Santa Anna

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it was Texas' ___ defeat but a ___ victory

military
spiritual

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the battle at the Alamo is remembered by the name

remember the Alamo

19

Texans then rally together and support the

Revolution

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what is the battle of San Jacinto

Texan general Sam Houston wins independence

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who is the Mexicans president that was captured and is forced to sign a treaty

General Santa Anna

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what is Texas called when it becomes its own country

Lone star republic

23

first president of Texas

Sam Houston

24

capital of Texas

Houston

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the U.S. want to ___ Texas

annex

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what does take control of land mean

annex

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what are Texas' problems (4)

few people
little money
slavery is legal
Mexico wants it back

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fur traders and trappers

mountain men

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firsts white men in the west

mountain men