Question

How did California and much of the Southwest become part of the United States?

a.) Texas annexation.

b.) Gadsen Purchase.

c.) Mexican Cession

d.) Louisiana Purchase

Answer

b. Gadsden purchase. It put the Mexican / U.S. Border where it is today.

Gadsden has two d's in it.

Apr 11 at 15:42

How did California and much of the Southwest become part of the United States?

a.) Texas annexation.

b.) Gadsen Purchase.

==> c.) Mexican Cession

d.) Louisiana Purchase

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All 4 involved "parts" of the Southwest, however, the most correct answer is: "C. Mexican Cession".

I hope this helps.

Apr 11 at 19:29