5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Harriet Beecher Stowe
- Harriet Tubman
- Zachary Taylor
- Denmark Vesey
- Eli Whitney
- a author of Uncle Tom's Cabin, a novel depicting the wrongs of slavery, caused the north to turn against the south
- b hero of the Mexican War, owned a plantation in Louisiana, became president in 1848 died in office
- c conductor for the underground railroad
- d won money in a street lottery, but was hung later for his part in trying to help slaves escape
- e invented the cotton gin
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- a powerful voice in the abolitionist movement
- won presidential election in 1860, the south seceded the Union due to his presidency
- slave who moved with his master to free territory, his master died and he sued for freedom, His case lost in the Supreme Court. Slaves were defined as property.
- General of the Confederate forces in Virginia. Surrendered at Appomattox Court House
- Union general that led troops from Atlanta to the ocean and destroyed the Confederate Army
5 True/False Questions
Soloman Northup → wrote "Twelve Years a Slave"
Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson → conductor for the underground railroad
Jefferson Davis → won money in a street lottery, but was hung later for his part in trying to help slaves escape
John Brown → fanatical abolitionist who joined the antislavery forces in Kansas, fought against proslavery settlers, more than 200 people were killed..."Bleeding Kansas"
Clara Barton → started the American Red Cross