Flashcards in Manifest Destiny Deck (12):
What was the goal of manifest destiny
Expan nation from sea to shining sea, westward expansion.
Major areas acquired by the united states during the 1840s and 1850s how were each aquired ?
Texas and oregon areas ,, Mexican War
William Lloyd Garrison , Harriet Beecher Stowe, Harriet Tubman, are known for their efforts to bring about changes in which area of history?
Explain the fugitive slave act
northern reaction to underground railroad
why in the 1850s did many slaves runaway to canada?
fugitive slaves act kept them at risk.
The Missouri Compromise of 1820 and the compromise of 1850, and the kensas nebraska act 1854 were all attempts to settle what issue?
tried to settle slavery issues in new states.
name the clash that occured inthe 1850s between pro-slavery groups in the mid west
what do the follwing headlines describe, uncle toms cabin stirs controversy " kansas rocked by bloody conflict" "john browns raid angers south"
nation has grown against slavery
why did many southern political leaders praise the above supreme court ruling?
it helped slave owners
what supreme court case denied congress the power to regulate in western terrotories
Dred scott vs sanford
bleeding kansas, dred scott decision, and harper ferry are all against