Expansion and the Growth of America

Module 6 Lesson 2 Practice Activity

War for Texas Independence

Due to the conflicting views on the conditions set upon Americans, Texas residents rebelled and gained independence from Mexico.


http://www.historyguy.com/texas_war_of_independence.htm

Mexican War

Believing Texas was their territory, a war between Mexico and America broke out after the annexation.


(https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Churubusco)