Answer the essay question
The American Civil War was a major turning point in the history of the U.S. From your readings and any other sources you wish to use, write an essay about why each of the following helped lead to war between the North and the South: the Missouri Compromise; the Kansas-Nebraska Act; the political idea of nullification; the political idea of secession; John Brown; the election of Abraham Lincoln; secession; and, of course, slavery. Use specific examples to bolster your argument. 

Additional Requirements 

Min Pages: 2 
Level of Detail: Show all work 
Other Requirements: you may use other sources than your textbook to answer the question but you must write the essay in your own words.
Please site the sources with MLA format. 
Min Words: 1000