Causes of the Civil War



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Causes of the Civil War
Directions: Explain the different causes of the Civil War. Be sure to explain in detail.

Part A: Identify the person, legislation, or event. Part B: Explain how it contributed to the Civil War.

**YOU MAY USE BULLETS, BUT DO NOT JUST WRITE BRIEF VAGUE PHRASES OR ONE WORD ANSWERS!**
Political Causes

Presidents 1836-1860

A)

B)

Compromise of 1850



A)
B)

Popular Sovereignty

A)

B)
Free Soil Party

A)

B)
Kansas-Nebraska Act



A)

B)
Dred Scott Supreme Court Decision

A)

B)
Lincoln-Douglas Debates

A)

B)
John Brown’s Harpers Ferry Raid



A)

B)

Election of 1860



A)

B)

States Rights VS. Federal Government



A)

B)


Economic Causes

Slavery VS. Industrialism

A)

B)

Regional Infrastructure



A)

B)
Views on Tariffs

A)

B)


Social / Cultural Causes

Religious Beliefs

A)

B)

Uncle Tom’s Cabin / Abolitionist Writings



A)

B)

Approach to Military



A)

B)

Lifestyle



A)

B)

Slavery



A)


B)


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