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

Randolph B. Campbell
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 2.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Where was the plantation located?
(a) Georgia.
(b) Louisiana.
(c) Texas.
(d) Virginia.

2. Who lived fairly close to Houston at this time?
(a) Trimble.
(b) Turnbull.
(c) Calhoun.
(d) Jackson.

3. In what year was Sam Houston born?
(a) 1793.
(b) 1811.
(c) 1803.
(d) 1788.

4. Who was elected to be president amidst a deadlock in the House?
(a) Madison.
(b) Monroe.
(c) Adams.
(d) Jackson.

5. Who was the man that was Speaker of the House and later appointed as the Secretary of State?
(a) Monroe.
(b) Clay.
(c) Jackson.
(d) Houston.

Short Answer Questions

1. Houston's next move was to which Tennessee town/city?

2. What major event happened to the father in 1806?

3. Houston worked for Jackson in which unofficial capacity?

4. Sam became friends with people from which tribe?

5. In what year was Andrew Jackson elected President?

(see the answer key)

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