AP U.S. History: Similarities with the Missouri Compromise

The Missouri Compromise of 1820 is most similar to which of the following?

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Per the agreement slavery wasn't allowed in the newly acquired

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territories north of the thirty six thirty parallel On top

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of that misery enter the union as a slave holding

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state while main entered as a free state in a

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similar manner The compromise of eighteen fifty helped prevent a

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bloody conflict between the North and the South over the

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territories acquired at the end of the Mexican American War

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According to this deal California entered the union as a

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free state while the Utah and Mexico territories were allowed

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to decide for themselves via popular sovereignty Whether or not

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to you know do the whole slavery thing All right

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well loser ball well The three fifths compromise was an

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embarrassing resolution to a debate about how to count the

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population of slaveholding states During the seventeen eighty seven U

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S Constitution convention delegates James Wilson and Roger Sherman proposed

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account slaves as three fifths of a white person Yep

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This twisted measurement would be used during the apportionment process

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of taxes government representatives and presidential electors well As a

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result the Southern states dominated national politics until the northern

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population surpassed that of the South The Kansas Nebraska act

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created the territories of Kansas and Nebraska in eighteen fifty

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four and allowed them to choose by popular sovereignty whether

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or not slavery was allowed However unlike the Missouri compromise

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in the confines of eighteen fifty the Kansas Nebraska act

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failed to prevent an immediate bloody conflict Pro slavery factions

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and anti slavery factions collided in a conflict known as

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bleeding Kansas Well the Texas annexation of eighteen forty five

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cause a lot of tumult between pro slavery and anti

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slavery factions which was one of the reasons for the

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compromise of eighteen fifty Anyway all that said doesn't really

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matter The right answer here is a It was most

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similar to the compromise of eighteen fifty just thirty years 00:02:01.87 --> [endTime] later