Quiz Me! - Era: Westward Expansion

Test your knowledge about the Westward Expansion era.

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John James Audubon helped to describe the spirit of young America by -

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Which main group used the Mormon Trail and why?

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What treaty ended the Mexican-American War?

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What is the name of the area annexed to the United States in 1845 as the 28th state?

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Which statement best describes why the annexation of Texas created conflict in the United States?

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What claim did President Polk use to justify the Mexican-American War?

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What was the primary goal of the Lewis and Clark Expedition?

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What effect did the Lewis and Clark Expedition have on the nation?

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Why was the Gadsden Purchase significant?

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What was the philosophy of Manifest Destiny?

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