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  1. confederacy
  2. sectionalism
  3. Stephen Douglas
  4. Underground Railroad
  5. Compromise of 1850
  1. a Confederate States of America formed by the stated that seceded
  2. b he protested that Nebraska should be split in two
  3. c an organized secret system set up to help enslaved people escape from the South to freedom in the North or Canada
  4. d a loyalty to a section or part of the country rather than to a whole country
  5. e California became a free state and the Fugitive Slave Law was passed

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a law passed in 1820 that prohibited areas to have slaves. states above the Missouri Compromise line were free states and below were slave states.
  2. The 16th President the United States during the civil war
  3. in 1854 a law passed that said Kansas and Nebraska could decide if they wanted slave
  4. abolitionist who believed you could stop slavery be force. he was hung for raiding Harpers Ferry in Virginia
  5. an African American who claimed he was free because he lived in a free state

5 True/False questions

  1. Harriet Beecher Stoweshe wrote a novel describing the cruelties of slavery called Uncle Tom's Cabin


  2. Henry Claya war between people in the same country


  3. border statesstates that were located between the Union and Confederacy that had slaves but wanted to stay with the Union


  4. Joseph Cinquebreaking away from the nation


  5. Fugitive Slave lawa state where there is no slavery