5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Harriet Beecher
- Free enterpise
- Frederick Douglass
- Compromise 1820
- a an American abolitionist and author. Stowe's novel Uncle Tom's Cabin (1852) depicted life for African-Americans under slavery; it reached millions as a novel and play, and became influential in the U.S. and Britain and made the political
- b was born into slavery and is best known for his role in bringing the harsh realities of slavery to the attention of white Americans, at the same time being a living example of the fallacy of claims
- c market economy: an economy that relies chiefly on market forces to allocate goods and resources and to determine prices
- d After the US victory in The Mexican War, by Henry Clay allowed California to be a free state and allow New Mexico and Utah territories to vote on slavery.
- e love of country and willingness to sacrifice for it; "they rode the same wave of popular patriotism"; "British nationalism was in the air and patriotic sentiments ran high". Having pride for your own country.
5 Multiple choice questions
- One of the most famous "conductors," freeing more than 300 slaves.
- an early and influential women's rights convention held in Seneca Falls, New York over two days, July 19-20, 1848.
- The first ten amendments to The Constitution.
- Elected in 1860. Following his victory the southern states seceded and formed The Confederate States of America.
- Uncle Tom's Cabin, a book that portrays the lives of slaves in an attempt to get support in the North.
5 True/False questions
Manifest Destiny → The idea that God intends for America to extend itself to the Pacific Ocean.
Dred Scott Sup ct. decison → a slave in the United States who sued unsuccessfully in St. Louis, Missouri for his freedom in the infamous Dred Scott v. Sandford case of 1857.
Underground Railroad → used to help slaves from the South reach freedom in the North.
Fredrick Douglass → was born into slavery and is best known for his role in bringing the harsh realities of slavery to the attention of white Americans, at the same time being a living example of the fallacy of claims
Northern → Manufacturing, Industrial, Most state abolished slavery, and working class