FC: civil war
1: North and South had very different ways of live. The north has factory's while the south had plantations. This is the main cause of the civil war
2: The north and south argued over what to do about slavery. Finally Henry Clay made up the Missouri compromise. Slaves in Missouri but not Maine they made a line 36 30 N. dividing the us west in half. the south could have south of the line but not in the north.
3: Abolitionist wanted to end slavery for ever. most of th people on the underground railroad where abolitionist. Harriet Tubman was the best conductor. She is also a run away slave.
4: The north and south started to fight again about the west and southwest territory, California so henry clay made up the compromise of 1850. Where the north gets California, but has to the fugitive slave act. Where they have to return fond escaped slaves.
6: North and south added a new state. Who ever voted and won got the state. But the north agreed that people from Missouri came and voted. Then they broke out into war. it was called bleeding Kansas.
7: Abraham Lincoln believed he could stop the spread of slavery. He would not stop slavery but no spreading. So the south seceded.