World History: 1800-1825

World History: 1800-1825

New States & The Missouri Compromise


Visit to read and to watch a video about the Missouri Compromise.

Visit to read about the Missouri Compromise.


On a blank map of the United States, write the names and dates on which the following became states:

  • Ohio (1803)
  • Louisiana (1812)
  • Indiana (1816
  • Mississippi (1817)
  • Illinois (1818)
  • Alabama (1819)
  • Maine (1820)
  • Missouri (1821) offers a map that you can label showing free states, slave states, territories, and the line put in place by the Missouri Compromise.


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