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Popular sovereignty was a policy stating that A. voters in a territory should decide whether or not to join the union. B. voters in a territory should decide whether or not to allow slavery in that territory. C. voters in a state should decide whether or not to stay in the union. D. Congress should decide whether or not to allow slavery in a territory.
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User: Popular sovereignty was a policy stating that A. voters in a territory should decide whether or not to join the union. B. voters in a territory should decide whether or not to allow slavery in that territory. C. voters in a state should decide whether or not to stay in the union. D. Congress should decide whether or not to allow slavery in a territory.

Weegy: Popular sovereignty was a policy stating that: voters in a territory should decide whether or not to allow slavery in that territory.
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User: Who wrote the book Uncle Tom's Cabin, which highlighted the horrors of slave life? A. Harriet Beecher Stowe B. Frederick Douglass C. Harriet Tubman D. John Calhoun

Weegy: Harriet Beecher Stowe wrote the book Uncle Tom's Cabin, which highlighted the horros of slave life.
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User: What was the name of the belief system that considered wealth to be a measure of "fitness"? A. Social Darwinism B. Revivalism C. Segregation D. Moral Relativism

Weegy: Social Darwinism was the name of the belief system that considered wealth to be a measure of "fitness".
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User: How were the "new" immigrants that arrived in America in the late 1800s different from earlier waves of immigrants? A. Most came with their own money and training. B. They tended to be Catholic and Jewish. C. Most spoke English. D. They were Protestants.

Weegy: The "new" immigrants that arrived in America in the late 1800s were different from earlier waves of immigrants in that they tended to be Catholic and Jewish.
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User: What was an important result of the Union victory at Vicksburg? A. The Union now controlled the Mississippi River. B. The Union was now in charge of the Atlantic coastline. C. The Union stopped a Confederate attack into the North. D. The South quickly gave up after Vicksburg.

Weegy: An important result of the Union victory at Vicksburg was that the Union now controlled the Mississippi River.
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User: What was the name given to the loose organization of people dedicated to helping escaped slaves get to free territory? A. The Freedom Trail B. The Underground Railroad C. The Abolitionist Association D. The Slave Escape Foundation

Weegy: The Underground Railroad was the name given to the loose organization of people dedicated to helping escaped slaves get to free territory.
Expert answered|Score 1|alfred123|Points 126465|

User: In the Dred Scott case, the Supreme Court decided A. the Missouri Compromise was illegal because it was illegal for Congress to deprive a slave owner of property (slaves) without the due process of law. B. the Missouri Compromise was illegal because it was illegal for Congress to deprive a slave of his or her freedom if they lived in the South. C. the Compromise of 1850 was illegal because it was illegal for Congress to deprive a slave owner of property (slaves) without the due process of law. D. the Missouri Compromise was illegal because it freed slaves in the slave states.

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In the Dred Scott case, the Supreme Court decided the Missouri Compromise was illegal because it was illegal for Congress to deprive a slave owner of the property without the due process of law.
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What does the term popular sovereignty mean? A. Government is always legitimate, even if the people disagree. B. The ruler of the nation is popular. C. The government gets its power from a small, elite group of people. D. All government power comes from the people.
Weegy: All government power comes from the people is what popular sovereignty means. User: Which movement in the 1800s stressed the reduction or banning of consuming alcoholic beverages? A. Abolitionist movement B. Prison movement C. Suffrage movement D. Temperance movement Weegy: The Temperance Movement in the 1800s stressed the reduction or banning of consuming alcoholic beverages. (More)
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What method did the Union use to stop most of the South's cotton trade? A. A large naval blockade B. A road blockade stopping cotton caravans to Mexico C. Poisoning of cotton plants D. The production of its own cotton to put the South out of business
Weegy: The method that the Union used to stop most of the South's cotton trade is a large naval blockade. User: African Americans shouldn't be trusted with the power of the vote. B. Southern states should have an easy transition back into the union. C. The federal government should take strong action to ensure African Americans' rights. D. The federal government should leave African American rights up to the states. Weegy: The federal government should take strong action to ensure African Americans' rights. -describes the Radical Republicans' plan for Reconstruction in the South. User: Why did the southern cotton industry have a hard time recovering after the Civil War? A. Foreign competition drove the price of cotton down. B. Clothes were no longer made out of cotton. C. Cotton became too expensive to process. D. Temperature changed so much that cotton couldn't be grown in the South. (More)
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Southern cotton industry had a hard time recovering after the Civil War was because Foreign competition drove the price of cotton down.
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Which amendment to the Constitution ended slavery in the United States? A. Twenty-third Amendment B. Fifteenth Amendment C. Thirteenth Amendment D. Seventh Amendment
Weegy: The Thirteenth Amendment was Constitutional amendment that ended slavery in the U.S. User: Why did Lincoln need a military victory before he could announce the emancipation of slaves in southern states? A. Union soldiers wouldn't support emancipation if they didn't have a winning record. B. The South might accept emancipation if it looked like the North could win the war. C. He didn't want the Emancipation Proclamation to look like an act of desperation. D. The North didn't have a single victory up until this point. (More)
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Lincoln need a military victory before he could announce the emancipation of slaves in southern states because He didn't want the Emancipation Proclamation to look like an act of desperation.
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