5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna
- Harriet Beecher Stowe
- Dorothea Dix
- William Pitt
- Hiram Revels
- a American clergyman, educator and politician; he became the first African American in the U.S. Senate.
- b American author and daughter of Lyman Beecher; she was an abolitionist and author of the famous antislavery novel, Uncle Tom's Cabin.
- c American philanthropist and social reformer; she helped change the prison system nationwide by advocating the development of state hospitals to treat the mentally ill instead of jails.
- d English leader in Parliament who apposed taxing American colonists, but also opposed their requests for independence.
- e Mexican general, president and dictator; he fought in the Texas Revolution and seized the Alamo but was defeated and captured by Sam Houston at San Jacinto.
5 Multiple choice questions
- American journalist and reformer; he published the famous anti slavery newspaper, the Liberator, and helped found the American Anti-slavery society, promoting immediate emancipation and racial equality.
- American Indian shaman who led a revolt of Pueblo Indians in 1680 against the Spanish in present-day New Mexico, driving out the Spanish and restoring the Pueblo way of life. The Spanish retook the area after his death, but the Pueblo culture remained a part of this region.
- Fourteenth president of the U.S.; he condemned Kansas' free-soil government as rebels, which led to the Sac of Lawrence.
- Eigth president of the U.S.; he extended the 10-hour workday plan; initiated by Jackson; to include other groups
- Shoshone woman who, along with French fur trapper husband, accompanied and aided Lewis and Clark on their expedition.
5 True/False questions
Leif Eriksson → Viking seaman who was the first European to land on the continent of North America.
Lucretia Mott → Leader of Mali who held power from 1307 to 1332.
John Adams → American statesman; he was a delegate to the Continental Congress, a member of the committee that drafted the Declaration of Independence, vice president to George Washington and second president of the U.S.
John Bell → Tenth president of the U.S.; favored annexation of TX and signed the joint resolution of Congress into law three days before his term ended.
John C. Breckinridge → American politician; he se4rved as vice president under President James Buchanan and ran for president as a Southern Democrat in 1860.