Kansas-Nebraska Act - 48
Compromise of 1850 - 22
Uncle Tom's Cabin -14
The Dred Scott Decision - 12
I'm with the Kansas-Nebraska folks on this one. This was an event that destroyed the political system in the United States (bye bye Whigs) and unleashed the potential for violence to come about as a result of the different views on slavery.
By Thursday, you need to have Chapter 20 read. See you tomorrow.