History Quiz / Events Leading up to the Civil War

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Can you name the top 10 events leading up to the Civil War?

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Who said ' A House divided against itself could not stand'?
How many states in total left following the S.C. Secession Convention?
________ Party was a mix of Whigs, Abolitionists, and Free-Soilers
'Uncle Tom's Cabin' was written by whom?
Who won the Presidential Election of 1856?
______ became 'pro-slavery' in his 7th of March Speech
Which side won in the fraudulent Kansas election?
During which convention did voters unanimously vote for secession or nullification of the Constitution?
Webster warned ''There is no such thing as a peaceful _________'
An attempt to free slaves by seizing arms at the Federal Armory...
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Which Supreme Court case declared that Blacks were not citizens, could not use the courts for their freedom, and that slaves were defined as property?
This Act repealed the Miss. Compromise and the 36.30 parallel; sponsored by Stephen Douglas
The North suffered from this because it was harsh on industry, but the South benefited from high cotton prices
Henry Clay created what to help settle the dispute between whether or not to admit California as a slave or free state?
The _____ Purchase was bought for a southern Railroad route
'mini Civil War'
The Kansas-Nebraska Act, popular sovereignty, westward expansion of slavery and the issue of slavery in general were debated by...?
'____ ____' a.k.a the do nothing President
'____-____' demanded secession if California became 'free'
The ____ _______ stated that local communities could legally deny slavery by not protecting it

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