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5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Weak Democratic president whose pro-southern cabinet pushed aggressive expansionist schemes
  2. American proslavery filibusterer who seized control of Nicareagua and made himself president in the 1850's
  3. Former president who became the candidate of the antislavery Free Soil party in the election of 1848
  4. Northern spokesman whose support for the Compromise of 1850 earned him the hatred of abolitionists
  5. American diplomat who negotiated theTreaty of Wanghia with China in 1844

5 True/False questions

  1. Stephen A. DouglasIllinois politician who helped smooth over sectional conflict in 1850, but then reignited it in 1854

          

  2. John C. CalhounSouth Carolina senator who fiercely defended southern rights and opposed compromise with the North i the debates of 1850

          

  3. Zachary TaylorNew Yorker who supported and signed the Compromise of 1850 after he suddenly became president that same year

          

  4. Matthew PerryWeak Democratic president whose pro-southern cabinet pushed aggressive expansionist schemes

          

  5. Winfield ScottNorthern spokesman whose support for the Compromise of 1850 earned him the hatred of abolitionists

          

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