The Missouri Compromise

By: Jacob T., Noonan, and Abby S.

Who? When? Where?

The Missouri Compromise of 1820 is when the state of Missouri was made a slave state and Maine became a free state. James Monroe was the president at the time when this was past.

The law also said that a slave state can not be above the 30' 36 degrees line.


The Missouri Compromise happened in 1820. James Monroe was the President. It was important because it even out the Slave and free states.