The Fugitive Slave Act made it so slave owners can hunt down runaway slaves that went to slave free states. This act hurt slaves, and divided the country into people that supported slavery, and people that didnt.
Uncle Toms Cabin
The Missouri Compromise was put in place to restore balance between the North and South.
Election of 1860
It allowed people in the territories of Kansas and Nebraska to decide for themselves whether or not to allow slavery within their borders.
Uncle Toms Cabin was a book about a mother and his kids that showed all the bad things about slavery.
The Election of 1860 was a very important part of America's history, ad it was between Lincoln and Douglas.
Bleeding Kansas was a small civil war like battle in Kansas between people who supported slavery, and people who were against it.