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1. Why were free-Soilers against slavery?

Northern/Southern a Question Of Economics:
2. List two things associated with the Northern and Southern Economy
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    2. .
  • South:
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    2. .
Mexican American War....No Turning Back
3. Who was President of America during the War with Mexico?

4. What year did CA enter the Union as a free state?

California...Compromise of 1850
5. How many settlers lived in California in 1850?

6. What were the four parts of the Compromise of 1850? (you may summarize answer)
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  3. .

Fugitive Slave Act...Uncle Tom's Cabin
7. Why were northerners upset about the Fugitive Slave Act?

Bloody Kansas
8. What is popular sovereignty?

9. Summarize "Bleeding Kansas" in one sentence.

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10. Marbury v. Madison- What is Judical Review?

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11. McCullouch v. Maryland- The case is significant because it advanced the doctrine of.........................., or................................. of the Constitution.

12. Gibbons v. Ogden- defined broadly..........................'s right to regulate........................................


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Dred Scott Case
13. Dred Scott argued that he was free because he had lived where?
14. Who was President at the time?
15. What amendment did they use to deny Dred Scott his freedom? Why?
16. What impact did this decision have on the country?



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