Jeopardy Westward Expansion Q 6 Q 11 Q 16 Q 21 Q 1 Q 2 Q 7 Q 12 Q 17 Q 22 Q 8 Q 13 Q 18 Q 3 Q 23 Q 9 Q 4 Q 14 Q 19 Q 24 Q 5 Q 10 Q 15 Q 20 Q 25 Final Jeopardy
Question 1 Explain the Louisiana Purchase.
Answer 1 What is --Jefferson bought land from France, which doubled the size of the United States ?
Question 2 Louis and Clark did this.
Answer 2 What is --explored the Louisiana Purchase from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean ?
Question 3 The U. S. acquired Florida in this manner.
Answer 3 What is --Spain gave Florida to the U.S. through a treaty?
Question 4 The U.S. acquired Texas in this manner.
Answer 4 What is --added Texas after it became an independent republic ?
Question 5 The U.S. acquired the Oregon territory in this manner.
Answer 5 What is --the Oregon territory was divided by the U.S. and Great Britain ?
Question 6 The U.S. acquired California in this manner.
Answer 6 What is --the war with Mexico resulted in California and the southwest territory becoming part of the U.S. ?
Question 7 Define Manifest Destiny.
Answer 7 What is --a belief that expansion was for the good of the country and was our right ?
Question 8 These were two overland trails used during westward expansion.
Answer 8 What were --the Oregon Trail and the Santa Fe Trail?
Question 9 This man invented the cotton gin.
Answer 9 Who was --Eli Whitney?
Question 10 The cotton affected American lives in this way.
Answer 10 What is --it increased the production of cotton, increasing the need for slave labor to cultivate and pick the cotton ?
Question 11 These men invented the reaper.
Answer 11 Who were --Cyrus McCormick and Jo Anderson ?
Question 12 Identify Jo Anderson.
Answer 12 Who was --the slave who helped develop the reaper ?
Question 13 The reaper affected American lives in this way.
Answer 13 What is --increased the productivity of the American farmer ?
Question 14 This man invented the steamboat.
Answer 14 Who was --Robert Fulton ?
Question 15 The steamboat affected American lives in this way.
Answer 15 What is --it provided faster river transportation that connected Southern plantations and farms to Northern industries ?
Question 16 The steam locomotive affected American lives in this way.
Answer 16 What is --it provided faster land transportation ?
Question 17 These ideas were expressed by the abolitionists.
Answer 17 What is –abolitionists believed slavery was 1. morally wrong 2. cruel and inhumane 3. a violation of the principles of democracy & slaves should be freed immediately ?
Question 18 Name three important abolitionists.
Answer 18 Who were 1. Harriet Tubman 2.William Lloyd Garrison 3. Frederick Douglass ?
Question 19 These were the main ideas of the suffrage movement.
Answer 19 • What is – supporters believed that women were deprived of basic rights • denied the right to vote • denied educational opportunities • denied equal opportunities in business • limited in rights to own property ?
Question 20 The suffrage movement began before this event.
Answer 20 What is --the Civil War ?
Question 21 Name three important leaders of the suffrage movement.
Answer 21 Who were 1. Isabel Sojourner Truth 2. Susan Anthony 3. Elizabeth Cay Stanton ?
Question 22 Define Manifest Destiny.
Answer 22 What is --a belief that expansion was for the good of the country and was our right ?
Question 23 Identify Jo Anderson.
Answer 23 Who was --the slave who helped develop the reaper ?
Question 24 This man invented the steamboat.
Answer 24 Who was --Robert Fulton ?
Question 25 This man invented the cotton gin.