• 3/5 compromise

    this compromise stated that slaves counted as 3/5 of a person. this was because the south wanted to count slaves to be included in the population. they wanted that because they would get more representatives. the north did not agree with that because it was unfair.
  • slave trade act

    this said that the united states limited trade of human cargo.
  • missouri compromise (1819)

    missouri wanted statehood. this was made to keep the balance of the voting in senate. missouri was a slve state.
  • fugitive slave act (1850)

    this act stated that northerners were to return any runaway slave to their owner. if you didnt you would be charged.
  • compromise of 1850

    this compromise admitted california as a free state. this compromise came this the fugitive slave act.
  • 13 amendement

    it states that slavery is officially abolished and is still prohibit.
  • 14 amendments

    this amendment says that anybody born in the us has civil rights including the black.