STAAR Review: Question Preview (ID: 31289)

Below is a preview of the questions contained within the game titled STAAR REVIEW: STAAR Review .To play games using this data set, follow the directions below. Good luck and have fun. Enjoy! [print these questions]

Play games to reveal the correct answers. Click here to play a game and get the answers.

Belief that it is the fate of the US to occupy North America From Atlantic to Pacific coasts.
a) Manifest Destiny
b) Louisiana Purchase
c) Mormons
d) Gadsden Purchase

Came to America to escape famine
a) No one did that
b) Swedish Immigrants
c) German Immigrants
d) Irish Immigrants

Purchased from Spain in 1819 for 5 million dollars
a) Michigan
b) Louisiana Purchase
c) Florida
d) Mexican Cession

Religious group founded by Joseph smith who migrated to Utah
a) Mormons
b) Catholics
c) Witches
d) The followers of Mr. Albares

Occurrence of statehood in 1845 following independence from Mexico
a) Annexation of Texas
b) Mexican Cession
c) Gadsden Purchase
d) Michigan

1803 purchase of land from France that doubled the size of the country
a) Annexation of Texas
b) Flordia
c) Louisiana Purchase
d) That did not happen

Tendency of people living in a particular region to develop their own unique way of life
a) Manifest Destiny
b) Federalism
c) Reconstruction
d) sectionalism

Law that allowed Southern slave owners to hunt down escaped slaves in the North.
a) No shirt, not shoes, no service
b) Fugitive Slave Law
c) Compromise of 1850
d) Dred Scott Decision

Resulted in an American victory and established the Rio Grand border with Mexico
a) US-Mexican War
b) French and Indian War
c) Battle of Bull Run
d) Rio Grand War

Critics of the Kansas - Nebraska Act founded this organization to stop the spread of slavery
a) Republican Party
b) Ms. Lewis Party
c) Democratic Party
d) Independent Party

Play Games with the Questions above at
To play games using the questions from the data set above, visit and enter game ID number: 31289 in the upper right hand corner at or simply click on the link above this text.

Log In
| Sign Up / Register