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2. The Wilmot Proviso was a proposed amendment to a military appropriations bill that would A. permit the slavery issue to be determined by popular sovereignty.
B. regulate competition between free and slave states.
C. ban slavery in territories acquired from Mexico.
D. establish slavery in the territories acquired from Mexico.

I think it is A or D but I'm not really sure. Could anyone help me?

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    Read the first paragraph (or more) of this article.

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wilmot_Proviso

    Now what do you think?

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    So it would be C because he would have ban slavery

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    Right!

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    A is wrong

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    1 c
    2 b
    3 b
    4 d
    thank me later

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