Have you read the book American Pageant already? Well, I guess so if you have been in high school. This book has always been a reference for the AP US History exam; that's why we created this test quiz from the book to help you practice for the exam. So, let's just get started. Have fun!
American Cleansing Society
American Colonization Society
American Anti-Slavery Society
Homecoming Society of Freed Blacks
Harriet Beecher Stowe
William Lloyd Garrison
The South, because that was where cotton was grown.
The West, because depletion of the soil led to more westward migration.
The North, because merchants, bankers, shippers, and middlemen took commissions on the South's cotton sales overseas. Northern manufacturers also used Southern cotton.
A and B are correct, but not C.
All of the above are correct.
1,3, and 5 are correct.
2, 3, and 5 are correct.
1, 2, and 5 are correct.
1, 2, and 4 are correct.
2, 4, and 5 are correct.
The "white trash" / the poor, slaveless whites
I knew ALL OF THESE already.
I got one wrong.
I missed a few...
I had no idea. Forgot to study these, heh...
Harriet Beecher Stowe and Lisa M. Beecher
Sojourner Truth and Harriet Beecher Stowe
Angelina Grimke and Sarah Grimke
Sarah Grimke and Maddison Adams
Sojourner Truth and Angelina Beecher
John C. Calhoun
1 and 2
1, 2, 3, and 4
2, 3, 4, and 5
1, 3, and 4
1, 3, 5, and 6
Anti-slavery, and in favor of more equality for blacks
Anti-slavery, but in favor of white supremacy
Neutral in regards to slavery
Gradualists, who tended to take a more practical, middle-of-the-road approach
Militant, radical abolitionists
Southern planters who couldn't afford to free their slaves, but wanted to do so for moral reasons.
All politically organized abolitionists favored this approach.
Southerners who wanted to keep slavery and thought that this wouldn't work.
William Lloyd Garrison
Free Soil Party
Anti-Slavery Political Action Society
The South took care of the slaves. The master-slave relationship was paternal, familial, and caring.
Slavery was ordained by God. Slaves were Christianized while enslaved, and they might otherwise resort to savagery/cannibalism/etc.
Southern slaves enjoyed a better work environment than Northern factory workers--they had fresh air, kind masters, and were cared for as children and as elders.
Slaves were necessary to the economy.
Slavery was a "positive good," and all of the above are also correct.
John Quincy Adams
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