5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- William Tecumseh Sherman
- Sojourner Truth
- Stephen Douglas
- Eli Whitney
- Zachary Taylor
- a Union general that led troops from Atlanta to the ocean and destroyed the Confederate Army
- b hero of the Mexican War, owned a plantation in Louisiana, became president in 1848 died in office
- c senator from Illinois that proposed the Kansas-Nebraska Act, ran for president under the democratic ticket in the election of 1860
- d born in new York a slave, became free and traveled to spread the abolitionist view, spoke out about women's rights
- e invented the cotton gin
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- started the American Red Cross
- fanatical abolitionist who joined the antislavery forces in Kansas, fought against proslavery settlers, more than 200 people were killed..."Bleeding Kansas"
- South Carolina's senator who led private meetings with southern members of Congress, first to secede the union
- wrote "Twelve Years a Slave"
- 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.
5 True/False Questions
Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson → Confederate general who stood like a stone amid a shower of bullets
Ulysses S Grant → Colonel in the Illinois Infantry and 18th President of the U.S.
Harriet Tubman → conductor for the underground railroad
Harriet Beecher Stowe → author of Uncle Tom's Cabin, a novel depicting the wrongs of slavery, caused the north to turn against the south
Fredrick Douglass → a powerful voice in the abolitionist movement