• Webquest: Arizona History

    Visit  http://azgovernor.gov/governor/arizona-facts find the answer to the following questions:

    1. What does the red & yellow stripes represent on the Arizona flag?

     

    1. What does the color of the star represent?

     

    1. What does “Ditat Deus” mean?

     

    1. What is the state flower?_______________________

     

    1. What is the state gemstone?________________________

     

    1. What is the state flower?___________________________

     

    1. What is the newest state symbol?____________________

     

    Visit:  http://www.azlibrary.gov/arizona-almanac/five-c

    1. Name the five C’s of Arizona

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    1. Why were the five C’s important to Arizona when it first became a state?

     

    Visit http://www.ereferencedesk.com/resources/state-history-timeline/arizona.html.  Find out what happened the following years.

    1854:

     

    1862:

     

    1881:

     

    1919:

     

    1968:

     

    1981:

     

    1985:

     

    2011:

     

    When did Arizona become a state?:_____________________________

    What number place did Arizona become a state? (i.e. 1st, 15th)________________

    In area, what number place is Arizona compared to other states in the nation:__________

     

     

     

    Visit: http://www.academickids.com/encyclopedia/index.php/Treaty_of_Guadalupe_Hidalgo and answer the following questions.

    1. What two things did the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo accomplish?

     

     

    1. How much did it cost the U.S.?

     

     

    1. When and where was it signed?

     

     

    Visit:  http://gadsdenpurchase.com/ and answer the following questions.

    1. What was Gadsden’s dream?

     

     

    1. Why did Mexico sell the land to Gadsden?  For how much?

     

     

     

    1. What do you think they mean by the phrase “conscience money”?

     

     

    1. How big was the land purchase?

     

     

    Visit http://www.u-s-history.com/pages/h2022.html and answer the following questions.

     

    1. Why is Sandra Day O'Conner important?

     

     

    1. What decisions will she best be known for?

     

     

    Visit http://www.arizonaedventures.com/fun-games/arizona-trivia-flash-quiz/.  Test what you have learned on Arizona History. 

     

    What is your score?______________________