Asked in History of the United States
How did Utah become part of the us?
After the war with Mexico, the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, ceded the land that is now Utah to the United States. The Mormons tried for years to get Utah admitted to the Union, but failed each time, due to the practice of polygamy. Once Utah delegates framed a constitution banning polygamy, Utah was admitted as the 45th state on January 4, 1896. ...
Asked in History of the United States, Mexico
What were the seven areas that Mexico ceded to the us?
California, Arizona, New Mexico,Texas, Nevada, Utah, and parts of Colorado and Wyoming. ...
Asked in Nevada, New Mexico, Mexico, Mexican-American War
In 1848 what country ceded Southwestern territory such as Utah Nevada and New Mexico to the US?
Mexico did, after the Mexican-American War (1846-1848).
What was the main reason that Poland Czechoslovakia Hungary and Romania became satellites of the Soviet Union?
These countries were ceded to Soviet Union at Yalta by USA and United Kingdom. ...
Asked in History, Politics & Society, Treaties
Which area was ceded in the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo?
The Mexican cession, most of the south west. New Mexico, Arizona, California, Utah, Nevada, colorodo. ...
Asked in Mormonism, Brigham Young, Joseph Smith
Who took over the Mormons after Joesph Smith was killed?
Brigham Young became a leader of the Mormoms and led the religious group to settle in Salt Lake City. Utah was not yet a US State. In 1848, Utah was ceded to the USA from Mexico. ...