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Round 1

Final
Jeopardy
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Causes

Austin
Colony

The First
Colonists

Everyday

Life

Angry
Texans

Battles
F...
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$100

Why did a revolution take place?
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Many Mexicans were tired of
unfair taxes and laws!

Round 1

Scores
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$200

What was “el grito de Dolores”?
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$200

This was a speech given by
Father Hidalgo that called for a
fair government.
...
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$300

Why did Spain want Mexico to
only buy olives and
grapes from them?
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$300

Spain would get all of the money.

Round 1

Scores
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$400

What started the revolution
between Mexico and Spain?
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$400

1.High taxes
2.Destruction of olive and
grape crops.
3.“El grito de Dolores”
...
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$500

When did Mexico win
independence from Spain?
What is the name of
this special...
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$500

Mexico won independence in
September 16, 1821.
The day is known as
Diez y Sei...
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$100

Who was the FIRST man given
permission by the Spanish
Government to start an ...
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$100

Moses Austin

Round 1

Scores
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$200

Who is known as the “Father of
Texas” and “Mother of Texas”?
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$200

Jane Long- “Mother
of Texas”

Moses’ son,
Stephen F.
Austin was the
“Father o...
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$300

What was the name of Austin’s
colony founded in 1824?
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$300

San Felipe de Austin
By 1828, this city had a
blacksmith shop, a hotel, store...
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$400

What was an empresario and give
an example of a famous one in
Texas?
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$400

An empresario is a person who
brought settlers into a colony,
divided up the ...
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$500

Where did Austin choose the land
for his colony?
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$500

Between the Brazos and
Colorado Rivers.
The land was “as good in every
respec...
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$100

What was the name given to the
first 297 families that settled in
Austin’s co...
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Old Three Hundred

Round 1

Scores
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$200

Name 3 ways the settlers got to
Texas?
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1.Covered Wagons
2. Flatboats, ships
3. Rode horses

Round 1

Scores
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$300

What Native American tribe did
not like the new colonists?
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$300

Karankawas: They raided the
settlements.

Round 1

Scores
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$400

What inventor started the
newspaper Telegraph and Texas
Register, and invente...
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$400

Gail Borden

Round 1

Scores
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$500

What did the colonists do to
protect themselves from the
raiding Karankawas?
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$500

The formed a militia, which is a
group of volunteer soldiers, to
defend thems...
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$100

Why are cash crops grown?
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$100

Cash Crops are grown to be sold
at market. Settlers grew cotton
and sugarcane...
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$200

Marin de Leon and his wife,
Patricia founded Victoria,
Texas. They brought 10...
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$200

They came from Mexico.

Round 1

Scores
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$300

What were Vaqueros and what
was their job?
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$300

Vaqueros were cowboys.
They rode horseback to round up
cattle and drive herds...
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$400

What 3 major differences caused
trouble between Mexico and
Texas before the L...
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$400

1.Language
2.Religion
3.Slavery

Round 1

Scores
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$500

What was the Law of April 6?
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$500

The law stated:
1. US citizens and slaves could
not immigrate to Texas.
2.Pla...
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$100

Why did most colonists want
Texas to be a separate Mexican
state?
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$100

They wanted the power to make
their own decisions.

Round 1

Scores
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$200

What two battles gave Texas the
courage to start a revolution
against Mexico?
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$200

1. Battle at Gonzales on
Oct. 2, 1835
2. Battle at Goliad on
Oct. 9, 1835

Ro...
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$300

What was discussed at the
Consultation at San Felipe?
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$300

The Texans at the meeting
created a temporary government
for Texas.

Henry Sm...
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$400

What was decided at the
Convention of 1836 at
Washington-on-the-Brazos?
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$400

The Texas Leaders
decided to declare
independence from
Mexico and form the
Re...
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$500

What is special about March 2?
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$500

On March 2, every person at the
convention voted for Texas’
Independence. Tod...
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$100

Why did Santa Anna attack the
Alamo?
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He was mad because the Texans
had taken it.

Round 1

Scores
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$200

Who were considered leaders of
the defenders of the Alamo?
Hint-There are 3!
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$200

Davy Crockett

William B. Travis

James Bowie

Round 1

Scores
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$300

What were the two battle cries
shouted at the beginning of the
Battle of San ...
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$300

1.“Remember the Alamo!
2. Remember Goliad!”

Round 1

Scores
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$400

What was the purpose and
agreement of the Treaty of
Velasco?
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$400

The treaty officially ended the
fighting between Texan and
Mexican armies.
Sa...
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$500

Who was elected President of the
newly formed Republic of Texas?
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$500

Sam Houston

Round 1

Scores
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TEXAS

Scores

Final
Jeopary
Question
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Recite the Pledge
to the Texas Flag
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The Pledge to the Texas Flag:
Honor the Texas Flag.
I pledge allegiance to thee,
Te...
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Alamo Je

  1. 1. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved
  2. 2. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved Round 1 Final Jeopardy
  3. 3. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved Causes Austin Colony The First Colonists Everyday Life Angry Texans Battles Fought 100 100 100 100 100 100 Final Jeopardy 200 200 200 200 200 200 Scores 300 300 300 300 300 300 400 400 400 400 400 400 500 500 500 500 500 500
  4. 4. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $100 Why did a revolution take place?
  5. 5. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $100 Many Mexicans were tired of unfair taxes and laws! Round 1 Scores
  6. 6. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $200 What was “el grito de Dolores”?
  7. 7. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $200 This was a speech given by Father Hidalgo that called for a fair government. Round 1 Scores
  8. 8. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $300 Why did Spain want Mexico to only buy olives and grapes from them?
  9. 9. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $300 Spain would get all of the money. Round 1 Scores
  10. 10. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $400 What started the revolution between Mexico and Spain?
  11. 11. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $400 1.High taxes 2.Destruction of olive and grape crops. 3.“El grito de Dolores” speech Round 1 Scores
  12. 12. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $500 When did Mexico win independence from Spain? What is the name of this special day?
  13. 13. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $500 Mexico won independence in September 16, 1821. The day is known as Diez y Seis de Septiembre Round 1 Scores
  14. 14. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $100 Who was the FIRST man given permission by the Spanish Government to start an AngloAmerican Colony in Texas?
  15. 15. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $100 Moses Austin Round 1 Scores
  16. 16. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $200 Who is known as the “Father of Texas” and “Mother of Texas”?
  17. 17. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $200 Jane Long- “Mother of Texas” Moses’ son, Stephen F. Austin was the “Father of Texas” Round 1 Scores
  18. 18. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $300 What was the name of Austin’s colony founded in 1824?
  19. 19. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $300 San Felipe de Austin By 1828, this city had a blacksmith shop, a hotel, stores, and about 40 log cabins. Round 1 Scores
  20. 20. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved
  21. 21. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $400 What was an empresario and give an example of a famous one in Texas?
  22. 22. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $400 An empresario is a person who brought settlers into a colony, divided up the land, and enforced the law. Stephen F. Austin--Famous empresario Round 1 Scores
  23. 23. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $500 Where did Austin choose the land for his colony?
  24. 24. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $500 Between the Brazos and Colorado Rivers. The land was “as good in every respect as man could wish for…” Round 1 Scores
  25. 25. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $100 What was the name given to the first 297 families that settled in Austin’s colony?
  26. 26. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $100 Old Three Hundred Round 1 Scores
  27. 27. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $200 Name 3 ways the settlers got to Texas?
  28. 28. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $200 1.Covered Wagons 2. Flatboats, ships 3. Rode horses Round 1 Scores
  29. 29. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $300 What Native American tribe did not like the new colonists?
  30. 30. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $300 Karankawas: They raided the settlements. Round 1 Scores
  31. 31. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $400 What inventor started the newspaper Telegraph and Texas Register, and invented condensed milk?
  32. 32. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $400 Gail Borden Round 1 Scores
  33. 33. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $500 What did the colonists do to protect themselves from the raiding Karankawas?
  34. 34. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $500 The formed a militia, which is a group of volunteer soldiers, to defend themselves. Round 1 Scores
  35. 35. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $100 Why are cash crops grown?
  36. 36. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $100 Cash Crops are grown to be sold at market. Settlers grew cotton and sugarcane for cash crops. Round 1 Scores
  37. 37. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $200 Marin de Leon and his wife, Patricia founded Victoria, Texas. They brought 100 families here. Where were the families originally from?
  38. 38. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $200 They came from Mexico. Round 1 Scores
  39. 39. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $300 What were Vaqueros and what was their job?
  40. 40. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $300 Vaqueros were cowboys. They rode horseback to round up cattle and drive herds hundreds of miles. Later other cowboys adopted their clothing, traditions, and equipment. Round 1 Scores
  41. 41. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $400 What 3 major differences caused trouble between Mexico and Texas before the Law of April 6?
  42. 42. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $400 1.Language 2.Religion 3.Slavery Round 1 Scores
  43. 43. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $500 What was the Law of April 6?
  44. 44. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $500 The law stated: 1. US citizens and slaves could not immigrate to Texas. 2.Placed a tax on goods passing through Texas ports. Round 1 Scores
  45. 45. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $100 Why did most colonists want Texas to be a separate Mexican state?
  46. 46. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $100 They wanted the power to make their own decisions. Round 1 Scores
  47. 47. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $200 What two battles gave Texas the courage to start a revolution against Mexico?
  48. 48. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $200 1. Battle at Gonzales on Oct. 2, 1835 2. Battle at Goliad on Oct. 9, 1835 Round 1 Scores
  49. 49. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $300 What was discussed at the Consultation at San Felipe?
  50. 50. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $300 The Texans at the meeting created a temporary government for Texas. Henry Smith Governor Sam Houston Army Commander-in-Chief Round 1 Scores
  51. 51. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $400 What was decided at the Convention of 1836 at Washington-on-the-Brazos?
  52. 52. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $400 The Texas Leaders decided to declare independence from Mexico and form the Republic of Texas. Round 1 Scores
  53. 53. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $500 What is special about March 2?
  54. 54. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $500 On March 2, every person at the convention voted for Texas’ Independence. Today, Texans celebrate Texas Independence Day on March 2. Round 1 Scores
  55. 55. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $100 Why did Santa Anna attack the Alamo?
  56. 56. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $100 He was mad because the Texans had taken it. Round 1 Scores
  57. 57. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $200 Who were considered leaders of the defenders of the Alamo? Hint-There are 3!
  58. 58. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $200 Davy Crockett William B. Travis James Bowie Round 1 Scores
  59. 59. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $300 What were the two battle cries shouted at the beginning of the Battle of San Jacinto?
  60. 60. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $300 1.“Remember the Alamo! 2. Remember Goliad!” Round 1 Scores
  61. 61. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $400 What was the purpose and agreement of the Treaty of Velasco?
  62. 62. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $400 The treaty officially ended the fighting between Texan and Mexican armies. Santa Anna greed to exchange prisoners of war and remove all Mexican forces from Texas. Round 1 Scores
  63. 63. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $500 Who was elected President of the newly formed Republic of Texas?
  64. 64. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved $500 Sam Houston Round 1 Scores
  65. 65. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved TEXAS Scores Final Jeopary Question
  66. 66. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved Recite the Pledge to the Texas Flag
  67. 67. © Mark E. Damon - All Rights Reserved The Pledge to the Texas Flag: Honor the Texas Flag. I pledge allegiance to thee, Texas, one and indivisible. Scores

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