5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Lowell System
- Edgar Allen Poe
- Walt Whitman
- Dorothea Dix
- a Activist who helped improve conditions of mental patients and criminal rights.
- b "Leaves of Grass" poet and transcendentalist
- c Emphasized simple communal living and expected to practice celibacy. Started by Mother Ann Lee.
- d "Fall of the House of Usher" writer and poet
- e Factories that employed young women, who supervised the women so they would not for unions.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Immigrants from Ireland and Germany escaping Great Britain oppression and political instability.
- Invented the sewing Machine
- "Oversoul" and essay on "Self-Reliance". American transcendentalist who was against slavery and stressed self-reliance, optimism, self-improvement, self-confidence, and freedom.
- "Awful Disclosures", alleged horrors in Catholic convents.
- a Protestant denomination founded on the principles of John Wesley and Charles Wesley
5 True/False questions
Turnpike → Toll-based public road to facilitate commerce.
Iron Horse → (1840) an early term for a locomotive
Know-Nothing Party → cotton and cotton-growing considered the major factor not only in the economy but also in politics.
Hudson River School → (1825) New York state canal that linked Lake Erie to Hudson River. Increased profit of farmers.
John J. Audobon → invented the steamboat