The Compromise of 1820

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Who was James Tallmadge?

James Tallmadge was a person who wanted to ban slavery

Who was Thomas Cobb?

Thomas Cobb was a person who wanted to keep slavery

Who was Henry Clay?

Henry clay was a representative from...

What were Thomas Jefferson's concerns about the Missouri Compromise?

Thomas Jefferson was worried that the country would get split up

What were the details of the Missouri Compromise?

It kept the balance of power in the senate between the slave states and free states.

Which states were involved in the Missouri Compromise?

Louisana,Virginia, new york

What happened as a result of the Missouri Compromise?

IT kept the balance of power in senate between the slave states and free states it also called for slavery to be banned from Louisiana territory

What did the North and South agree to?

they agreed to keep the balance of power

Why was the Missouri Compromise important to America?

because it was keeping America together

Resources
Missouri Compromise of 1820 (pp358-9 of text)