The Missouri compromise was a plan made by Thomas Clay to help settle the feuds on Maine and Missouri becoming states. He proposed that Missouri become a slave state while Maine will be a free state. Clays's Missouri Compromise was a good solution to the feud and kept the union in peace for more years.
A Great Compromise
Since, Maine and Missouri both want to become states. Maine will be free while Missouri will be a slave state. No state above the southern tip of Missouri can become a slave state
The Missouri Compromise was a plan made by Henry Clay. It idea was that Missouri would become a slave state and Maine would be a free state. This compromise helped maintain peace.