The Louisiana Purchase Treaty Quiz

How did the Louisiana Purchase change America ?

What is the Louisiana Purchase Treaty ? = The acquisition by the United States

Who created it ? = Thomas Jefferson

Who sold the Louisiana Territory ? = French leader Napoleon Bonaparte

How much was it bought for ? = $15 million

When was it signed ? = April 30, 1803

Where did it take place ? = Paris, France

Why did Napoleon Bonaparte want to sell it ? =  To gain money for France’s war

against the Britain and other European powers.

Thomas Jefferson        Napoleon Bonaparte

Louisiana Purchase Treaty - Napoleon signing it              Louisiana Purchase Treaty

The Louisiana Purchase


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