Kansas Nebraska Worksheet


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Lesson Snapshot:

  • In 1854 Senator Stephen Douglas was the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Territories
  • Douglas had been supporting the idea of Western expansion since the 1840s and he firmly believed that the settlement of Kansas-Nebraska would be the last major settlement of the new USA
  • The Kansas-Nebraska Bill was eventually passed in 1854, thanks to the support from President Franklin Pierce

Worksheet Task:

  • Aimed at Students studying across AS/A2 Level or equivalent
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  • Use as you wish in the classroom or home environment
  • Use with other USA History Lessons & Resources
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