Quiz Journal 2: Chapter 7

Instructions: This second quiz journal will reflect the reading from chapter 7 of the Acuña textbook. Each question is worth 1 point and you must complete this journal entry by 10/14/19 before 11:59 pm. *Each question is worth up to an additional 1 extra credit point.*

  1. In general, what were Californio and indigenous (Native American) relations like? Why?
  2. What was the impact of the Gold Rush on Californios and other folks of Mexican heritage?
  3. How did the 1851 California Land Act violate the 1848 Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo?
  4. Why was Josefa Segovia the first woman to be hung in California?
  5. How is Joaquin Murieta (California) similar and/or dissimilar to Gregorio Cortez (Texas)?

You may submit your answers as a text entry or as an attachment (.pdf or .doc/docx).
Please be sure to clearly indicate which questions you are answering by numbering your answers.

Since this is a private journal/assignment entry, you may also ask your professor any questions about the readings or have your professor clarify a concept, term, and or/theory you did not understand.

Here is the rubric per quiz question:

0 points

1 point

2 points

Student either did not answer the question or the response did not address the question in any meaningful way. Incomplete or missing sentences.

Student attempted to answer the question, but did not write in full sentences and/or did complete the response

Student answered the quiz question completely and using full sentences.

No concept, term, and/or theory was either mentioned or discussed.

A concept, term, and/or theory may have been mentioned, but did not seem like the student understood the term.

At least one concept, term, and/or corresponding theory was addressed and utilized correctly in the answer.