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A compromise composed of three parts: Missouri would enter the union as a slave state, Maine would enter as a free state, and Congress drew an imaginary line from the base of Missouri to the north end of the Louisiana Purchase. The line represented that everything above would be free, and all below would be slave.
Compromise of 1850
A compromise that was composed of four different parts: Fugitive Slave Act would be passed, there would be no slave trade in D.C., California would enter as a free state, and Utah and New Mexico are popular sovereignty.
The unions goals in the war : Naval blockade of coastline, take control of Mississippi River, capture Richmond.
Lincoln's 10% Plan called for...
Pardoning Confederate officials, allowing the CSA to send representatives to congress, and 10% of the population had to swear loyalty to the US.
Andrew Johnson's plan called for...
All states ratifying 13th Amendment, amnesty to most white southerners, and pledging loyalty to the US.
Political party in congress that fought for full citizenship and equal rights for African Americans. They also sought to punish the south.
Reconstruction act called for...
States that wanted to join the Union had to approve their state constitutions and ratify the 14th Amendment
White southerners who supported Radical Republicans (seen as traitors by many southerners)
White northerners who rushed to the south after the war. They went to profit from the south's misfortune.
Terrorist group formed in the south whose goals were to restore democratic control of the south and keep former slaves powerless.
Several companies agree to divide up business in an area and then fixed their prices at a high level
Gaining control of all the steps required to change raw material to the finished product
Free Enterprise System
Businesses are owned by private citizens. Companies compete to win customers by making the best products at the lowest prices
One businessman buys more companies of his business, combining the board of the directors into one so all the money goes to him
Reform movements that sought to raise living standards and correct wrongs in American society
Causes of the 2nd Industrial Revolution
Capitol, Labor, Inventions, Natural Resources, Transportation
Exaggeration of the truth to encourage people to believe in something (newspapers)
Policy of powerful countries to control the economic affairs of weaker countries/regions
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