Houghton Mifflin Social Studies
A More Perfect Union

Lesson at a Glance
Chapter 11, Lesson 4: The House Divided (pp. 330-335)

The Big Idea
Framework Concept: Conflict Ongoing conflict over slavery and Lincoln's election as President led Southern states to secede and to the beginning of the Civil War.

Lesson Outline
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