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									Name ______________________________           Date ________________ Class Period ______

                                 Test Review Part 2
                         Modern Texas – 20th & 21st Centuries

   1. The Sunbelt covers the ________________________ part of the U. S.
   2. To reduce_______________________________, Mexico promoted U.S. assembly plants
      just south of the border called _________________________.
   3. Poor Mexican Texans built houses located _______________________________ called
      _____________, which had no __________, ___________, or _______________.
   4. The Mexican American Legal Defense and Education Fund also known as ___________,
      challenged how the state _____________________________.
   5. Ann Richards signed an education bill in 1993 that was nicknamed ____________
      because it took funds from _____________ districts and gave to ____________ districts.
   6. When business demanded more educated workers, UT and Texas A&M set up
      _______________________ and offered ___________________.
   7. In 1972 a prisoner sued Texas because of ______________________ and
      ______________________. The state was ordered to end ____________________ and
      ___________________ in its prisons and provide ______________________________.
   8. After the oil bust in the late 80’s many _______________________ closed, causing
      workers to leave _________________ in other states. _____________ were left empty
      and _____________ went unpaid. Stores were ______________________, schools lost
      _______________ and cities lost __________________________.
   9. When the oil industry crashed, so did the _____________ that had lent money to oil
      businesses. Real estate prices dropped which meant more ________ and ___________
      and __________ associations failed. They had made risky ________ and ___________.
   10. In order to create a more diverse _________________, Texas leaders persuaded a
      number of businesses unrelated to the ___________________ to move to Texas. The
      _____________________ industry began to grow with new companies moving in. The
      state began recruiting visitors, and by 1990 _____________ was the 2 nd largest industry.

								
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