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Who was the Mexican dictator who eliminated all 'Texican rights' and stopped a revolution led by Austin and Houston?
What US President finally annexed Texas as a slave state?
After James Polk's campaign of '54-40 or fight', where was Oregon split?
What was the name of the 'impregnable' fortress that the Americans were able to capture, leading to a US victory in Mexico City?
What is the name of the treaty that ended the Mexican-American war?
What resolution proposed no slavery in Mexican Cession Territory?
What woman, who gave the 'Ain't I a Woman' speech, combined abolitionism and women's rights in her movement?
This invention made cotton a cash crop and increased slave demand:
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What law did many southern slave owners want to see enforced more strictly?
Who first discovered gold in California in 1848?
What religious group helped slaves escape the south on the underground railroad?
What major slave uprising took place in Virginia in 1831 and was the most fatal slave uprising in the southern US?
At what battle did Texas win their independence from Mexico?
How much money did the US pay for the land of the Mexican Cession?
Who led US forces in attacks against Mexico where the US won battles at Monterrey and Buena Vista, securing the border?

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