History of Texas
Try to answer these questions about the history of the state of Texas.
- Quiz by Quizmaster - May 29, 2017
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What six nations' flags have flown over Texas?
What 1836 battle is the most "remembered" battle of the Texas Revolution?
Battle of the Alamo
In what city did that battle take place?
What "king of the wild frontier" lost his life at that battle?
What general led the Mexican forces at that battle?
Who is known as the "Father of Texas"?
What holiday is celebrated on June 19th to mark the day on which
slavery was abolished in 1865?
What city was Texas's most important port until it was destroyed by a hurricane in 1900?
What was historically Texas's most important cash crop?
What was the dominant Native American nation in Texas from 1750-1850?
What "drives" of the 1800s started in Texas and ended in railroad depots in Kansas?
What Mexican general raided into Texas in the early 1900s?
What kind of boom did Texas have in the first half of the 20th century?
Who was assassinated in Dallas on November 23, 1963?
What brand of soft drink was invented in Waco, Texas in the 1880s?
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