The cotton gin.
The textile machine.
Dred Scott Decision
Compromise of 1850
The reaction of the slaves to the Fugitive Slave Act of 1850
The reaction of the South to the Fugitive Slave Act of 1850
The reaction of the North to the Fugitive Slave Act of 1850
It extended slavery into a territory acquired from Mexico.
It gave free states an advantage over slave states.
It restored the balance between free and slave states.
The Compromise of 1850
The election of Abraham Lincoln
The election of Jefferson Davis
Secede from the North.
Stop the spread of slavery.
Uncle Tom's Cabin
Freedom at Last
Wants to decrease slavery
Wants to increase slavery
Wants to completely end slavery
The will of the people of the state.
The will of the government of the state.
The placement of the state on the map.