Mexican American War MCQ Questions and Answers Quiz

21. Who commanded the U.S. forces that captured Santa Fe?

  1. Jefferson Davis
  2. Robert E. Lee
  3. William Tecumseh Sherman
  4. Stephen Watts Kearny

22. Who commanded the U.S. forces that captured Veracruz and Mexico City?

  1. Franklin Pierce
  2. John J. Pershing
  3. Joseph E. Johnston
  4. Winfield Scott

23. Who described the war as one of the most unjust ever waged by a stronger against a weaker nation?

  1. Emily Dickinson
  2. James Buchanan
  3. Ulysses S. Grant
  4. Henry David Thoreau

24. Who was the first President of Texas?

  1. Sam Houston
  2. Santa Anna
  3. James K. Polk
  4. Ulysses S. Grant

25. Who was the leader of Mexico during most of the war?

  1. Maximilian I
  2. Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna
  3. Benito Juarez
  4. Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla

26. Who was the U.S. president during the Mexican-American War?

  1. Thomas Jefferson
  2. John Adams
  3. Abraham Lincoln
  4. James K. Polk

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