US History Smackdown

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Social Studies
Subject:
American History
Grade:
11

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US History Smackdown

Fast Facts - ... 1803- United States purchased approximately 828,000,000 square miles of territory from France -Doubled size of the republic-equivelent to pennies an acre in today's currency

LOUISIANAPURCHASE

The treaty was dated April 30 and signed on May 2.

This is the Coat of Arms!

CITATIONS:"Westward Expansion." History: Louisiana Purchase for Kids. N.p., n.d. Web. 29 Aug. 2014."HowStuffWorks "Why the U.S. Wanted Louisiana"" HowStuffWorks. N.p., n.d. Web. 29 Aug. 2014."Oklahoma State Senate - Senate Artwork: Ceremonial Transfer of the Louisiana Purchase in New Orleans - 1803." Oklahoma State Senate - Senate Artwork: Ceremonial Transfer of the Louisiana Purchase in New Orleans - 1803. N.p., n.d. Web. 29 Aug. 2014."States in the Senate - LA." States in the Senate - LA. N.p., n.d. Web. 29 Aug. 2014."Louisiana Purchase." History.com. A&E; Television Networks, n.d. Web. 28 Aug. 2014."History Com Louisiana Purchase Video - History Com." YouTube. YouTube, n.d. Web. 03 Sept. 2014."History "

Part or all of 15 states were eventually created from the land deal, which is considered one of the most important achievements of Thomas Jefferson’s presidency.

-Original $2 million offer rejected-Settled at $10 million-Stretched from Mississippi River to Rocky Mountains

-France surrendered territory to US in exchange for money Napolean desperately needed


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