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100 Facts for Texas History Course Map
|What are the 4 regions of Texas?
|Gulf Coastal Plain, North Central Plains, Great Plains, and Mountains and Basins
|What places do the Sabine River separate?
|Texas from Louisiana
|What places do the Red River separate?
|Texas from Oklahoma
|What places do the Rio Grande River separate?
|Texas from Mexico
|What did the Native Indians do?
|Native Indians inhabited Texas prior to Spanish exploration
|What are the 4 major groups of the Native Indians of Texas?
|Southeastern, Plains, Puebloan, and Western Gulf Indians
|What name did the Southeastern Indians give Texas?
|They gave Texas "tejas" meaning friendly
|What did the Plains Indian depend on?
|Buffalo for many uses
|What were the Puebloan Indians known for?
|adobe pueblos and traded with the Plains Indians for animal hides
|Who was the first to come in contact with the Western Gulf Indians?
|The Western Gulf Indians were the first to come into contact with the Spanish
|What was the goal of Spanish Explorers?
|Gold, God, and Glory
|Who took the first cattle and horses in Texas?
|They came with Spanish explorers in 1500s
|Who was the first person to map Texas's coastline?
|Alonso Alvarez de Pineda in 1519
|Who was the first Spanish Explorer to travel through Texas and write what they saw?
|Cabeza de Vaca
|Who searched for Cibola, the fables seven cities of Gold?
|Coronado searched for Cibola
|Who built Fort St. Louis and claimed the land of France?
|La Salle built Fort St. Louis and claimed the land of France
|What was the goal of the Spanish mission system?
|They were to teach Native Indians the Spanish way of life ( language, Christianity, and farming)