AP Master and Grader Chris Averill breaks down the Missouri Compromise and everything you need know for the AP US History.
Start studying 's APUSH. The compromise set it up so that Maine joined as a free state and Missouri joined as a slave state. Congress also made a line.
Key figures such as Henry Clay attempted to solve this predicament by proposing the compromise of known as the Missouri Compromise. James Monroe.
In , Missouri wanted to be admitted as a slave state, but the House passed the Tallmadge This compromise temporarily pushed the slavery issue away.
In an effort to preserve the balance of power in Congress between slave and free states, the Missouri Compromise was passed in admitting Missouri as a.
As an architect of the Missouri Compromise, he hoped to settle the issue of slavery in the Louisiana Territory after Missouri nearly disrupted the delicate balance.
BACKGROUND LEADING TO THE COMPROMISE • 22 states in the country; 11 free, 11 slave • Missouri applied for statehood in • Part of Louisiana.
The contradictions inherent in the expansion of white male voting rights can also be seen in problems raised by western migration. The new western states were.