SS.5.A.6.8

Describe the causes and effects of the Missouri Compromise.
General Information
Subject Area: Social Studies
Grade: 5
Strand: American History
Date Adopted or Revised: 02/14
Status: State Board Approved

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5021070: Social Studies Grade 5 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022, 2022 - 2023 (current), 2023 and beyond)
7721016: Access Social Studies - Grade 5 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2018, 2018 - 2023, 2023 and beyond)

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SS.5.A.6.In.7: Recognize that the Missouri Compromise led to a dividing line between the South (states that wanted slaves) and North (states that did not want slaves).
SS.5.A.6.Su.7: Recognize that people in the South could own slaves, but people in the North could not.
SS.5.A.6.Pa.7: Recognize that states had different ideas about slavery.

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