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During the battle of San Jacinto, Texans fought for their independence from Mexico.
Stephen Austin, son of Mosses Austin brought settlers to Texas. The settlers can be characterized by all of the following except
a.300 families settled in Texas
b.The built large plantations
c.They brought slaves with them
d.All of the above
What differences led to the growing conflict between settlers and the Mexican government when Texas was a Spanish colony of Mexico?
a.American settlers wanted to grow cotton, but the Mexicans insisted that they raise livestock.
b.American settlers did not want slaves working on their land, but the slave trade was important to the Mexican economy.
c.Mexico demanded that American settlers in Texas pay their taxes in United States dollars.
d.Mexico wanted American settlers to worship in the Roman Catholic Church, but most settlers were Protestant.