Unformatted text preview: expansion and the War with Mexico? Critics accused the president of manufacturing a war to seis california 7. What was Nativism? What political party supported this line of thought? Promoting interests against immigrants. 8. When was gold discovered in California? January 24, 1848-1855 9. Which member of Congress came up with the Compromise of 1850? Henry clay 10. What were the four parts of the Compromise of 1850?1. By 1860, how many people had traveled the Oregon Trail? Strengthen fugitive slave law, mexican questions of slavery, the abolishment of slaves, and federal assumption....
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