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The only member of John Tyler’s cabinet that did not resign because he was in negotiations with England concerning the Aroostook War.
Medium
Who is Secretary of State Daniel Webster?
This was not spilled in the “Third War with England,” and it was fought by these.
Hard
What is blood and writers?
The Ashburton-Webster Treaty ended the Aroostook War and resulted in these two things.
Hard
What is Britain gaining the Halifax-Quebec route and a readjustment of the U.S. Canadian border?
This phrase describes the concept that the U.S. was destined to expand across North America.
Easy
What is Manifest Destiny?
Collectively, the plan is to acquire California and Oregan, resestablish the independent tresury, and lower the tariff rate.
Medium
What is president James K. Polk’s agenda.
Abraham Lincoln proposed these at the beginning of the Mexican War.
Easy
What are the Spot Resolutions?
This document ended the Mexican War and gave all Mexican territory north of the Rio Grande from Texas to California to the U.S. for only $15 million.
Easy
What is the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo?
Passed twice in the House, but never in the Senate, this amendment fought slavery in the territorios.
Medium
What is the Wilmot Proviso?
By fighting in the Mexican War, many soldiers and officers gained voluble experience for this war.
Easy
What is the Civil War?
Of a minority wing in his party, this man assumed office after the death of the previous president and was dubed “His Accidency” by his own party.
Medium
Who is John Tyler?