The Great Migration By Jacob Lawrence

16 Questions | Total Attempts: 203

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  • 1. 
    Adversity means-
    • A. 

      Recent history

    • B. 

      New experience

    • C. 

      Difficult situation

    • D. 

      Important responsibility

  • 2. 
    A exodus is-
    • A. 

      Damage to crops

    • B. 

      Development of new towers

    • C. 

      Factory where newcomers work

    • D. 

      Movement of many people from one area to another

  • 3. 
    A migration is
    • A. 

      Change in government

    • B. 

      Move from one place to another

    • C. 

      Another word for a steel mill

    • D. 

      A type of bird

  • 4. 
    A shortage means
    • A. 

      Too much

    • B. 

      Not enough

    • C. 

      Completely without

    • D. 

      The right amount

  • 5. 
    To replace means
    • A. 

      To stop using

    • B. 

      Expect a change to occur

    • C. 

      Save something for later

    • D. 

      Put one thing in place of another

  • 6. 
    Another word for triumph is-
    • A. 

      Sadness

    • B. 

      Victory

    • C. 

      Dignity

    • D. 

      Industry

  • 7. 
    A population shift is a change in-
    • A. 

      Size of a farm

    • B. 

      Border between two cities

    • C. 

      Number of people living in an area

    • D. 

      Average number of students attending school

  • 8. 
    Segregation is the
    • A. 

      Freedom to vote in an election

    • B. 

      Opportunity to move from one place to another

    • C. 

      Separation of one group from another

    • D. 

      Education and training given to a special group

  • 9. 
    Which os these is NOT a cause of the Great Migration
    • A. 

      The government built many new railroad stations.

    • B. 

      World War 1 caused a shortage of workers in the North.

    • C. 

      Floods and boll weevils had ruined crops.

    • D. 

      Life was hard and unfair for the African Americans in the South.

  • 10. 
    The painting by Jacob Lawrenec add to the essay by showing-
    • A. 

      Family trees

    • B. 

      World War I

    • C. 

      Southern farms

    • D. 

      Great northern cities

  • 11. 
    HOw did northern businesses help the migrants?
    • A. 

      The promised to end segregation.

    • B. 

      They offered them high paying jobs.

    • C. 

      The payed off the debts on their farms.

    • D. 

      They loaned them money for train tickets.

  • 12. 
    African Americans who migrated north-
    • A. 

      Soon returned to their families

    • B. 

      Were welcomed by northern workers

    • C. 

      Did not always find what they expected

    • D. 

      Were always provided with good housing

  • 13. 
    Unlike African Americans in South, those who migrated North could-
    • A. 

      Vote

    • B. 

      Work

    • C. 

      Travel

    • D. 

      Worship

  • 14. 
    Which od these details is the most important to include in a summary of "The Great Migration"?
    • A. 

      Crops were left to dry out and spoil.

    • B. 

      African Americans took trains North.

    • C. 

      Travelers took extra food and clothing.

    • D. 

      Pittsburgh was a great industrial center.

  • 15. 
    Which is the best way to write this as a complex sentence- Conditions in the South were bad. Many African Americans went North.
    • A. 

      So many African Americans went North so the South was bad.

    • B. 

      Because the South was so bad, many African Americans went North.

    • C. 

      And the South was bad, and the African Americans went North.

    • D. 

      To prove the North was best, African Americans thought the South was bad.

  • 16. 
    Which is the best way to write this as a compound sentence- Life in the North was not perfect. Things were better.
    • A. 

      But things were better, and life in the North was not perfect.

    • B. 

      Better were things, but the North was not perfect.

    • C. 

      Life in the North was not perfect, but things were better.

    • D. 

      And things were not perfect, but better in the North.

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