Quiz Me! - Era: Sectionalism

Test your knowledge about the Sectionalism era.

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Who was known as the Great Compromiser for his work to create compromises like the Missouri Compromise and the Compromise of 1850?

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In the Webster-Hayne Debate in the U.S. Senate, what was Daniel Webster advocating for when he stated, “Liberty and Union, now and forever, one inseparable?”

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Which of the following was NOT a provision of the Missouri Compromise?

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Which U.S. Supreme Court case struck down the Missouri Compromise and asserted that slaves were not citizens?

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Why were the Lincoln-Douglas Debates significant?

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The ___________________ resulted in the growth of the Underground Railroad and anti-slavery sentiment in the north.

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Which statement would Lincoln most likely have supported in the Lincoln-Douglas Debates?

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Who proposed the Kansas-Nebraska Act and later ran and won reelection to his Senate seat against Abraham Lincoln?

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What was the result of the Kansas-Nebraska Act?

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What was the primary topic debated in the Hayne-Webster Debate?

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