to separate from
State's right means
the idea that states have the rights to make their own decision.
What did John C. Calhoun fight for?
an organization of groups, states, or nations with a common goal.
a special tax
Why were slaves a source of cheap labor?
owners only had to provide food, clothing and shelter.
were in the North
were in the South
What was the Confederacy's view on slavery?
Slavery should be determined by state's right.
What were some reasons that made the South ideal for an agricultural economy?
rich soil, warm weather, and cheap labor
The Confederate States of America
the new nation was formed when the South seceded from the Union.
The South was called the
The North was called the
What occurred first before S.C. seceded from the Union?
Abraham Lincoln was elected President.
Why did the South import much of their goods?
They had an agricultural economy with no manufactoring.
Name some reasons that led up to the Civil War.
slavery, states' rights, Lincoln was elected.
Did the Union support slavery?
NO, slavery was wrong
What did the North do to make importing difficult for the South?
place a tariff on imported goods.
Name some reasons why the South wanted to seceded?
did not like Lincoln and his Republican beliefs, they were afraid slavery would not be allowed in the South.