The Lone Star State

The history of Texas

Texas was once part of Mexico. In the 1830s, the citizens of Texas had a revolution. Eventually, it became a separate country and after ten years of independence, it was annexed by the United States.

Physical Features

Some important physical features in Texas include the Rio Grande, Colorado, Guadalupe, and Sabine Rivers. The Chisos and Davis Mountains are located in the west. Texas is bordered by the Gulf of Mexico on the east.

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