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Question 12 The Know-Nothing Party was strong in all of the following places exceptQuestion 13 John Brown carried out a raid on Harper's Ferry Virginia in order toQuestion 14 Many northerners believed that if slavery were allowed in Texas and other areas inthe West, most new landwould be bought by wealthy plantation owners, making it impossible for small farmers to Question 15 Which of the following is true about the election of 1848?Question 16 The main goal of the new Republican Party waspreventing slavery from expanding further into the West. Question 17 The Free Soil Partywas headed by former Democratic president and Andrew Jackson's Vice President Martin Van Buren. Question 18 Which of these events did not facilitate passage of the Compromise of 1850?Question 19 Personal Liberty Laws were designed to
Highlighted are correct answersQuestion 20 The Wilmot Proviso, passed by the House but rejected by the Senate, would haveprohibited slavery in any territory that the United States might win from Mexico. .