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5 Matching questions

  1. Uncle Tom's Cabin
  2. John Brown's Raid
  3. Frontiers of Inclusion/Exclusion
  4. fifty four forty or fight
  5. Political Support for Expansionism
  1. a coined by james k polk suggested that the us wpuld go to war if it didnt get control of the territory south of 54 40 noth latitude. but polk compromised and in 1846 treaty with the 49th parallel
  2. b texas oregon and california all became frontiers of exclusion after americans populated the area. Texas had enclaves with little outside communication. oregon sexual contact w natives/ fur trading post
  3. c Polk pres 1845-49, democrates slave owners
  4. d book writted by harriot breecher stowe in 1851was about slave's life under cruel master
  5. e oct 16 1859 brown led men to raid arsenal at harpers ferry virginia no slave joined the fight 2 sons died and brown was captured and hanged became a myrtyr. north mourned death thought of him as a god south mhated it said it provoked slave revolts

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. war hero elected 1848 slaveholoder but didnt want to expand slavery whigs when van buren ran he got enough votes to keep cass lost and taylor won died before term complete
  2. phrase commonly used by those who favored greater expansion after treaty of guadalupa hidalgo
  3. texas free from mexico but not a state????
  4. whigs critics questioned border incedent accused polk of misleading congress and starting unnecessary war northerners thought it was a plot to expand slaverry wondered why polk settled for part of oregon but went to war for mexico slave. polk planned most of the war even though he hadnt been in the military
  5. march 6 1857 dred scott sued for his freedom claiming that because he had been in free states that he was also free. taaney said that the federal gov could not intersere with the movement of property(slaves). also only citizens could go to court scott was a slave.

5 True/False questions

  1. Manifest Destinyfounded in 1840 by abolitionists very against slavery wanted to prohibit slave states fron entering union end slavery in district of columbia and abolish interstate slave trade wanted to deny all slave holders office and forbid slave labor on federal construction kinda popular in north north knew south would leave union b4 accepting it established link between expansioon and sectional politics bc northern expansion hard when going against slave south first anti slavery political party formed in 1840

          

  2. Texas Annexationannexed by john tyler last act as president van buren didnt do anything december 1845 texas became 15th slave state

          

  3. Preston Brookscained charles sumner in senate becuase sumner gave an anislavery speech same time as bleeding kansas

          

  4. James Buchananin north north knew south would leave union b4 accepting it established link between expansioon and sectional politics bc northern expansion hard when going against slave south

          

  5. Texas Settlementannexed by john tyler last act as president van buren didnt do anything december 1845 texas became 15th slave state

          

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