The questions must be in APA format with a 350 word minimum response for each question. Please use scholarly sources for references.
- Describe the conquest and development of the West between 1820 and 1850 by European Americans.
- Describe the arguments that took place over whether slavery should be allowed to expand into the new territories, and explain how the Compromise of 1850 was supposed to settle the issue.
- Explain why and how the southern states seceded from the Union, discuss President Lincoln’s reaction, and describe the earliest physical conflict between the two sides. Then describe the events that led to the defeat of the South and the end of the war.