Events leading to the Civil War
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  • Question 1
    30 seconds
    Q.

    During the 1800's the country became increasingly by what?

    answer choices

    politics

    sectionalism

    slavery

    all of the above

  • Question 2
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Which map represents the Northwest Territory?

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  • Question 3
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    Q.

    This compromise was needed when Missouri wanted to the be the first state created from the Louisiana Territory?

    answer choices

    The Great compromise

    The Three-Fifths Compromise

    The Missouri Compromise

    The Compromise of 1850

  • Question 4
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    Q.

    Which correctly details the Missouri Compromise of 1820

    answer choices

    Maine admitted as a slave state, Missouri as a free state, 36-30 line

    Missouri admitted as a slave state, Maine as a free state, the 36-30 line

    Maine and Missouri admitted as slave states, the 36-30 line

    none of these

  • Question 5
    20 seconds
    Q.

    Known as the "Great Compromiser" this senator creates the Missouri Compromise of 1820, and the Compromise of 1850.

    answer choices

    Henry Calhoun

    Henry Douglas

    Henry Ford

    Henry Clay

  • Question 6
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    The Missouri Compromise of 1820 provides....

    answer choices

    a balance between free and slave states in the Senate.

    a balance between free and slave states in the House of Representatives.

    a balance between free and slave states on the Supreme Court

    A balance across the board in the U.S. government.

  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q.

    All f these are causes of the Civil War except

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    The Election of 1850

    The Dred Scott Decision

    The Kansas Nebraska Act

    John Brown's Raid on Harper's Ferry

  • Question 8
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    Q.

    Analyzing the map what does Compromise of 1850 do?

    answer choices

    repeal the Dred Scott Decision

    invalidate the Great Compromise

    invalidate the Missouri Compromise of 1820

    creates an opportunity to end slavery.

  • Question 9
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    Q.

    James k. Polk the 11th President of the United State helped fulfill America's

    answer choices

    march to greatness

    march to the sea

    manifest destiny

    mercantilism ambitions

  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Analyze the map. The Oregon Territory was obtained by the U.S. through negotiation with which country?

    answer choices

    France

    Spain

    Netherlands

    England

  • Question 11
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    Analyze the map. The land in the Southwest part of the map was obtained by the U.S. after what war?

    answer choices

    Spanish American War

    Mexican War

    The War of 1812

    French and Indian War

  • Question 12
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    Q.

    The U.S. acquisition of the Southwest fulfills is desire of achieving

    answer choices

    manifest designation

    abolishing slavery

    total control

    manifest destiny

  • Question 13
    30 seconds
    Q.

    CA admitted as a free state, NM and UT choose free or slave, New Mexico carved out of Texas, Fugitive Slave law, slave trade abolished in D.C. describes what?

    answer choices

    Missouri Compromise

    Compromise of 1850

    The Great Compromise

    Three-Fifths Compromise

  • Question 14
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    This man sued his master because he believed he should be free because his owner had moved him to Illinois and Wisconsin.

    answer choices

    Dred Wilson

    Nat Turner

    John Brown

    Dred Scott

  • Question 15
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    How did the Dred Scott decision define the status of slaves and free blacks in America.

    answer choices

    It made them both citizens.

    It said neither could not be citizens.

    It freed them both in the eyes of the north.

    None of these

  • Question 16
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    This person was responsible for the raid on Harper's Ferry, Virginia.

    answer choices

    James Brown

    Justin Brown

    Jack Brown

    John Brown

  • Question 17
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    Q.

    Classes between pro and anti-slavery groups in Kansas earned the nickname

    answer choices

    Kansas Death Match

    Bleeding Kansas

    Kansas Battle Royal

    Hopeless Kansas

  • Question 18
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    Q.

    Lincoln's electoral votes (in red) featured in this map of the election of 1860 suggests that he got most of his support from what region of the U.S..

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    North

    South

    Mid West

    West

  • Question 19
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    When outsiders from the North and South sought to influence the free or slave vote in Kansas it lead to

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    a win for the rule of the people

    stalemate between the North and the South

    the failure of popular sovereignty

    balancing of the Senate

  • Question 20
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    Q.

    The election of the 16th President Abraham Lincoln in 1860 triggers the

    answer choices

    American Revolution

    Mexican War

    Spanish American War

    Civil War

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