5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Harriet Tubman
- John C. Calhoun
- Nat Turner
- Fredrick Douglass
- Ulysses S Grant
- a conductor for the underground railroad
- b a powerful voice in the abolitionist movement
- c led 70 slaves in a revolt against slave owners in Virginia
- d South Carolina's senator who led private meetings with southern members of Congress, first to secede the union
- e Colonel in the Illinois Infantry and 18th President of the U.S.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Confederate general who stood like a stone amid a shower of bullets
- senator from kentucky known as the "Great Compromiser", solved Missouri and California's issue of statehood
- 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.
- wrote "Twelve Years a Slave"
- Union general that led troops from Atlanta to the ocean and destroyed the Confederate Army
5 True/False questions
Jefferson Davis → won money in a street lottery, but was hung later for his part in trying to help slaves escape
Sojourner Truth → born in new York a slave, became free and traveled to spread the abolitionist view, spoke out about women's rights
John Brown → 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.
Eli Whitney → invented the cotton gin
Clara Barton → hero of the Mexican War, owned a plantation in Louisiana, became president in 1848 died in office