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Which factor contributed most to the U.S. acquisition of Florida in 1819?  

the defeat of Great Britain in the War of 1812

U.S. military victories in Florida during the 1810s

Spain's loss of control over its South American territories

territorial disputes between Mexico and the United States
i think it is b

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  1. b is probably the best answer. Really, Spain just didn't want to bother with Florida any more.

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