5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- John Brown
- John C. Calhoun
- Harriet Beecher Stowe
- Sojourner Truth
- Soloman Northup
- a South Carolina's senator who led private meetings with southern members of Congress, first to secede the union
- b author of Uncle Tom's Cabin, a novel depicting the wrongs of slavery, caused the north to turn against the south
- c born in new York a slave, became free and traveled to spread the abolitionist view, spoke out about women's rights
- d fanatical abolitionist who joined the antislavery forces in Kansas, fought against proslavery settlers, more than 200 people were killed..."Bleeding Kansas"
- e wrote "Twelve Years a Slave"
5 Multiple choice questions
- a powerful voice in the abolitionist movement
- led 70 slaves in a revolt against slave owners in Virginia
- 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.
- President of the Confederacy
5 True/False questions
Harriet Tubman → led 70 slaves in a revolt against slave owners in Virginia
Stephen Douglas → senator from Illinois that proposed the Kansas-Nebraska Act, ran for president under the democratic ticket in the election of 1860
Zachary Taylor → started the American Red Cross
Denmark Vesey → won money in a street lottery, but was hung later for his part in trying to help slaves escape
Ulysses S Grant → conductor for the underground railroad