Why did Jefferson make the Louisiana Purchase? A.He thought that by doing so he could avoid war with France. B.He thought it would be easier than trying to conquer the territory. C.He wanted to help the French win the war against Britain. D.He wanted access to the Caribbean colony of Saint Domingue.
B. but im not sure rlly
B. The Louisiana Purchase was a huge piece of land owned by France. Why fight when you can buy? It can't be A because We were not at war with France.... In fact, we were allies with them. It can't be C because our country believed in neutrality and did not want to get involved with foreign affairs Finally, it can't be D because we wanted nothing to do with the Caribbean colony