Fugitive Slave Act of 1850
required all citizens to help catch runaway slaves
Underground Railroad network and what was it's purpose.
a inter conneceted system to free african americans slaves. It helped runaways make there way to freedom
The Missouria people that traveled in large groups to Kansas to vote for kansas to become a slave state.
Kansas Nebraska Act
got rid of the Missouri Compromis and let the settlers in each territory vote on whether to allow slavery.
allowing the people in each territory decide on whether or not to allow slavery.
a conflict between citizens of the same country.
the civil war in kansas, between pro slavery people and anti slavery people.
What were some ways northerners defied the Fugitive Slave Act
The developed the Underground Railroad. They also bought freedom for some fugitive slaves
How did southernors expect northerners to react to the Fugitive Slave Act
They thought that the Northernors would respect them more because it was now a law that they had to return slaves. This however was not so.
What events led to Bleeding Kansas
The Kansas Nebreska Act because that let the people vote for Kansas to become a slave state. But many in Kansas did not want their state to be a slave state so then the the civil war between the pro slavery people and the anti slavery people in kansas