Name: jackDate: School: Addison Facilitator: Moon 11.04 Election and SecessionI. Election and Secession:Fill in the blanks using information from the lesson.1.The Republican Party was formed to oppose the spread of slavery in the United States. The first Presidential candidate for the Republican Party was in the 1856 Election.2.The seven lincoln doughlas Debates and the cooper union Address made Lincoln aviable, though unlikely Republican Candidate for president.3.The Presidential Election of 1860was the most critical election in United States history because the united states was at stake. 4.The Presidential Election of 1860 produced 4 candidates for president. They were:william l.yancy (Northern Democrat)John C. Breckinridge (Southern Democrat)john bell (Constitutional Union Party)Abraham Lincoln (Republican)5.The split in the democratic Party guaranteed a win for Abraham lincolnand the new Republican Party in the Election of 1860.