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Test 2 1. Modern politics often has a direct link to event in Texas History T or F TRUE 2. Myths about Texas are stories that virtually have no impact on Texas politics True of False 3. First Europeans were the Spanish 4. Mission system has been successful for Spain and Cathloic Church brought thousands of Spaniards to Texas. True or False 5. The Father of Texas is Stephen F. Austin 6. The first president of Republic of Texas was Sam Houston 7. How long was Texas an independent republic? Almost 10 years 8. Texas became the 28 th state in 1845 9. Since Texas outside the war zone, the Civil War did not affect Texas very much. a. True b. False c. only affected the wealthy elite d. only affected poor farmers 10. How long did the ‘cow-boy trial drive era’ last in Texas About 25 years in the late 1800s 11. Which of the following helped end the cowboy-trial drive era in Texas a. Interstate highways b. industrial revolution c. railroads in Texas d. Civil War e. Cotton 12. After the Civil War which political party was dominant for many years b. Democratic Party 13. About how long was this political party dominant in Texas Almost 100 years 14. European migration is as cluster migration 15. Texas joined the confederacy because they were slave owners True or False 16. The largest number of settlers who came to Texas during the 1700s and 1800s were a. Spanish b. European c. Americans d. criminals e. Mexican
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17. Texans are a. Traditionalistic b. individualistic 18. The main factors in our economy is Cotton, Cattle and Oil
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This note was uploaded on 05/02/2011 for the course POL 1013 taught by Professor Dr.j.philiprogers during the Spring '05 term at The University of Texas at San Antonio- San Antonio.

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