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WAR OF 1812

WAR OF

1812

LATTER DAY SAINTS

LATTER

DAY

SAINTS

PIONEERS

PIONEER

PACIFIC NORTHWEST

PACIFIC

N.W.

POTPOURRI

POT-

POUR- RI

1800'S

1800'S

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Response 1

THOMAS JEFFERSON SAID

TAKING LAND IN THIS COUNTRY

WOULD BE "A MERE MATTER

OF MARCHING"

WHAT IS CANADA?

HE FOUNDED THE LATTER DAY

SAINTS, OUTSIDE PALMYRA,

NY.

WHO WAS JOSEPH

SMITH?

THE PLACE, IN LATE SUMMER,

WHERE MOUNTAINMEN

GATHERED TO MEET.

WHAT IS  RENDEZVOUS?

HE AUTHORIZED THE LEWIS

AND CLARK EXPEDITION

WHO IS THOMAS

JEFFERSON?

THIS PRESIDENT WANTED

INDIAN TRIBES MOVED WEST

OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER

WHO WAS ANDREW

JACKSON?

THE TERM FOR THE TENS OF

THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE WHO

MADE THE LONG TRIP TO

OREGON.

WHAT IS THE "GREAT

MIGRATION"?

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Response 2

MOST OF THE NAVAL BATTLES

AROUND MICHIGAN WERE

FOUGHT ON THIS GREAT LAKE

WHAT IS LAKE ERIE?

WRITTEN ON GOLDEN PLATES,

THIS DOCUMENT FOR THE LDS

RELIGION IS SAID TO BE

RECEIVED FROM AN ANGEL.

WHAT IS THE BOOK OF

MORMON?

MANY PIONEERS WORKED FOR

COMPANIES LIKE THE

HUDSON'S BAY COMPANY,

LIVING OFF THE LAND AND

MAKING MONEY WORKING IN

THIS TRADE

WHAT IS THE FUR

TRADE?

THIS NATIVE AMERICAN

WOMAN HELPED LEWIS AND

CLARK. SHE'S ON A DOLLAR

COIN BECAUSE OF IT

WHO IS SACAJAWEA?

THE NAME OF THE IMMIGRANT

WHO SOLD THE MINERS

STURDY PANTS MADE OF

DENIM.

WHO IS LEVI STRAUSS?

WHAT WAS JAMES POLK'S

SLOGAN THAT REFERRED T

THE LINE OF LATITUDE THAT

HE BELIEVED SHOULD BE THE

NATION'S NORTHERN BORDER

IN OREGON.

WHAT IS FIFTY-FOUR

FORTY OR FIGHT?

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Response 3

DOLLEY MADISON SAVED

MANY VALUABLE ARTIFACTS

AS THIS BUILDING BURNED

WHAT IS THE WHITE

HOUSE?

AFTER THE FIRST LEADER WAS

KILLED IN ILLINOIS, HE TOOK

THE MORMONS FURTHER

WEST

WHO IS BRIGHAM

YOUNG?

THIS OVERLAND ROUTE

EVENTUALLY STRETCHED

ACROSS SIX STATES AND LED

PIONEERS TO SETTLE IN

AMERICA'S PACIFIC

NORTHWEST

WHAT IS THE OREGON

TRAIL

THE LEWIS AND CLARK

EXPEDITION WAS SENT TO

EXPLORE TERRITORY

ACQUIRED BY THIS

TRANSACTION

WHAT WAS THE

LOUISIANA PURCHASE?

LABEL FOR NATIVE AMERICAN

REMOVAL, NAMED FOR THE

LONG AND PAINFUL JOURNEY

THEY WERE FORCED TO MAKE

WHAT IS THE TRAIL OF

TEARS?

A MASSACRE TOOK PLACE AT

THIS MISSION  WHEN THE

CAYUSE INDIANS BELIEVED

THE SETTLERS CAUSED AN

EPIDEMIC THAT KILLED THEIR

CHILDREN.

WHAT WAS THE WHITMAN

MISSION?

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Response 4

THIS ACT OF "MOTHER

NATURE" SAVED THE CITY OF

WASHINGTON, AFTER THE

BATTLE.

WHAT IS A HURRICANE

(THUNDERSTORMS &

"THIS IS THE PLACE" THE

WESTWARD MOVING

MORMONS SAID WHEN THE

ARRIVED HERE TO STAY

WHAT IS SALT LAKE

CITY?

THESE WAGONS WERE MADE

IN PENNSYLVANIA FOR THE

JOURNEY WEST

WHAT IS CONESTOGA

WAGONS?

THE LEWIS AND CLARK

EXPEDITION WAS

RESPONSIBLE FOR FINDING

AND MAPPING THE FABLED...

WHAT IS "NORTHWEST

PASSAGE"?

"OLD HICKORY"

WHO WAS ANDREW

JACKSON?

THE FOUR NATIONS THAT

CLAIMED THE OREGON

COUNTRY IN THE EARLY 1800'S.

WHAT IS THE U.S.,

RUSSIA, GREAT BRITAIN

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ANDREW JACKSON WAS THE

HERO OF THE BATTLE OF THIS

CITY, THOUGH THE WAR WAS

ACTUALLY OFFICIALLY OVER

WHAT IS NEW ORLEANS?

THIS PRACTICE, INVOLVING

TAKING MULTIPLE WIVES, WAS

OFFICIALLY ABANDONED WAY

BACK IN 1890

WHAT IS POLYGAMY?

THE TERM COINED BY JOHN

O'SULLIVAN, THAT MEANT

THAT THE U.S. WAS DESTINED,

BY GOD,  TO EXTEND ITS

BOUNDARIES TO THE PACIFIC

OCEAN.

WHAT IS MANIFEST

DESTINY?

THE LEWIS AND CLARK

EXPEDITION ENDED IN THIS

CITY IN 1806

WHAT IS ST. LOUIS?

THE DEFENSE OF FORT

MCHENRY DURING THE WAR OF

1812 INSPIRED HIM TO WRITE A

POEM, NOW THE LYRICS TO

"THE STAR SPANGLED BANNER"

WHO WAS FRANCIS

SCOTT KEY?

THE NAME OF THE TREATY

THAT ENDED THE WAR WITH

MEXICO IN THE EARLY 1850'S.

WHAT IS THE TREATY

OF GUADALUPE HIDALGO?

 CATEGORY:   

THE LOUISIANA PURCHASE  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

ABOUT THE PURCHASE, HESAID "I HAVE GIVEN ENGLAND AMARITIME RIVAL WHO SOONEROR LATER WILL HUMBLE HERPRIDE"

 Response:   

WHO WAS NAPOLEON?

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 CATEGORY:   

THE LOUISIANA PURCHASE  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

ABOUT THE PURCHASE, HESAID "I HAVE GIVEN ENGLAND AMARITIME RIVAL WHO SOONEROR LATER WILL HUMBLE HERPRIDE"

 Response:   

WHO WAS NAPOLEON?

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