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1

what forced the old question of wether or not slavery would be allowed in the territories?

newly acquired land

2

who were the three people and where were they from who helped make the compromises?

John C. Calhoun of South Carolina, Henry Clay of Kentucky, and Daniel Webster of Massachusetts

3

what did clay propose?

the compromise of 1850

4

what was the first thing in the comrpomise of 1850

congress would admit california as a free state

5

what was the second thing in the compromise of 1850

people in new mexico and utah and popular soverignty

6

what was the third thing in the compromise of 1850

congress abolish the sale of slaves in DC

7

what was the fourth thing in the compromise of 1850

slavery itself would stay legal in DC

8

what was the fifth thing in the compromise of 1850

fugitive slave act

9

what did the fugitive slave act ask?

order all US citizens to assist in the return of enslaved people who had escaped

10

what is nativism?

movement to ensure that native born americans receive better treatment than immigrants

11

free soilers?

people that worked to end slavery in the territories of nebraska and kansas