Was the Louisiana purchase the Louisiana territory?

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yes the Americans bought the Louisiana territory and it was called the "Louisiana purchase" Actually the Louisiana purchase almost doubled the size of the U.S. and it included Louisiana, Colorado, a little chunk of Texas, North and South Dakota, Oklahoma, Nebraska, Kansas, Arkansas, Minnesota, Montana, Wyoming, New Mexico, Iowa, the West part of Florida, and Missouri.
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Was the Louisiana Territory purchased from Spain?

No. The United States purchased the Louisiana Territory from France. Spain once owned Louisiana as a result of the Treaty of Paris in 1763. But, the French got it back with a

Why was the Louisiana territory purchased?

Jefferson needed the New Orleans port for the people of the westernfrontier to transfer their products down the Mississippi River.Originally he offered to buy just New Orleans

Was the purchase of the Louisiana territory constitutional?

Yes, the purchase of the Louisiana Territory was Constitutional because there is nothing stated in the Constitution about purchasing anything. This putting it in the implied p
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What land purchased the Louisiana territory?

The United States. Thomas Jefferson wanted to buy the city of New Orleans from the French. He sent James Monroe to make a deal with France. War was approaching and Napoleon, t