Unit 6 Study Guide.docx - Troubled Times The Tumultuous 1850s Review Questions What are the key features of the Compromise of 1850 Who were described

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Troubled Times: The Tumultuous 1850s Review Questions What are the key features of the Compromise of 1850? Who were described as "fire-eaters" and why?How did the "Bleeding Kansas" incident change the face of antislavery advocacy? Why was the Republican Party created in the 1850s and what was its primary goal? Why did Dred Scott sue for his freedom, and what was the result of his court case?Why did many people in the North resist the Fugitive Slave Act? What are the key themes of the Lincoln-Douglas debates and why are they significant?According to the video The Coming of the Civil War, what is significant about personal liberty laws? According to the video The Coming of the Civil War, why is Harriet BeecherStowe significant? Key Terms "Bleeding Kansas": A reference to the violent clashes in Kansas between Free- Soilers & slavery. Charles Sumner: Freeport Doctrine: A do ctrine that emerged during the Lincoln-Douglas debates in which Douglas reaffirmed his commitment to popular sovereignty, including the right to halt the spread

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