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"We seek no conquest. All we ask is to be let alone."

- Jefferson Davis
According to this quote, which statement best summarizes the South’s agenda?
A. to continue their way of life unchanged
B. to accept changes to the plantation system
C. to change the South’s borders
D. to expand slavery into the territories

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  1. What is your answer?

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  2. If you do a process of elimination based on context, the idea of not seeking conquest rules out C and D. If they want to be left alone, then accepting changes (B) probably would not make very much sense. So, which one is left? A!

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  3. Yes you are correctr Zephyr
    4.3 Quick Check
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    3.B
    4. A&D
    5.B&C

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  4. grade book is right. thanks.

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  5. @grade Book is 100% correct

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  6. Merry Christmas!

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