Quiz Me! - Events: Westward Expansion

Test your knowledge about events in the Westward Expansion era.

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What made Manifest Destiny and westward expansion possible?

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What was the significance of the Louisiana Purchase?

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

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Which of the following best describes the land acquired in the Louisiana Purchase?

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Which main group used the Mormon Trail and why?

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What is a significant effect of the California Gold Rush?

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

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What was the philosophy of Manifest Destiny?

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What were the terms of the Adams-Onis Treaty of 1821 concerning the acquisition of Florida?

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