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

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Webster warned ''There is no such thing as a peaceful _________'
During which convention did voters unanimously vote for secession or nullification of the Constitution?
'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
An attempt to free slaves by seizing arms at the Federal Armory...
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?
The _____ Purchase was bought for a southern Railroad route
The ____ _______ stated that local communities could legally deny slavery by not protecting it
How many states in total left following the S.C. Secession Convention?
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The North suffered from this because it was harsh on industry, but the South benefited from high cotton prices
'Uncle Tom's Cabin' was written by whom?
Who won the Presidential Election of 1856?
________ Party was a mix of Whigs, Abolitionists, and Free-Soilers
Who said ' A House divided against itself could not stand'?
Which side won in the fraudulent Kansas election?
This Act repealed the Miss. Compromise and the 36.30 parallel; sponsored by Stephen Douglas
Henry Clay created what to help settle the dispute between whether or not to admit California as a slave or free state?
'____-____' demanded secession if California became 'free'
______ became 'pro-slavery' in his 7th of March Speech

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