Sam Houston and the American Southwest Quiz | One Week Quiz A

Randolph B. Campbell
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 8.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Part of Houston's plan was to remain cautious and _____.
(a) Noncommittal.
(b) Sneaky.
(c) Removed.
(d) Dishonest.

2. What type of business did Houston open in Arkansas?
(a) Trading post.
(b) Law practice.
(c) Tour guide service.
(d) Lumber mill.

3. Which one of Houston's allies was elected as president after Houston's term ended?
(a) Jones.
(b) Calhoun.
(c) Clay.
(d) Polk.

4. Houston was forced to relocate to which area?
(a) Rio Grande.
(b) Washington-on-the-Brazos.
(c) Neosho.
(d) San Antonio.

5. How many soldiers were left at the fort?
(a) 165.
(b) 130.
(c) 80.
(d) 120.

Short Answer Questions

1. Houston decided to play the U.S. against _____ in order to make both sides want to take over Texas.

2. Houston became concerned regarding the territory known as ______.

3. Houston settled near which river?

4. Where did Houston go to meet up with old friends?

5. Houston married a half-Cherokee named:

(see the answer key)

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