The North And South

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The North And South

This quiz is on the North and the South.


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  • 1. 
    What lead to the Civil War?
    • A. 

      Religion lead to the Civil War.

    • B. 

      Social and economic differences divided the nation and led to war.

    • C. 

      Lack of jobs lead to the Civil War.

    • D. 

      Lack of land for farms lead to the Civil War.

  • 2. 
    ____________________  is regional loyalty.
    • A. 

      Tarrif

    • B. 

      Diverse economy

    • C. 

      Fugitive

    • D. 

      Sectionalism

  • 3. 
    ______________ is an economy that is based on many industries rather than just a few.
    • A. 

      Tariff

    • B. 

      Diverse economy

    • C. 

      Free state

    • D. 

      States rights

  • 4. 
    A ___________________________ is a state that did not allow slavery before the Civil War.
    • A. 

      Free state

    • B. 

      Free world

    • C. 

      Homesteader

    • D. 

      Slave state

  • 5. 
    A______________________ alloewd slavery before the Civil War.
    • A. 

      Territory

    • B. 

      Slave state

    • C. 

      Religious state

    • D. 

      Free state

  • 6. 
    A__________________ is a tax on imports.
    • A. 

      Veto

    • B. 

      Renewable resource

    • C. 

      Trade network

    • D. 

      Tariff

  • 7. 
    _______________________ is the idea that the states, not the national government, should have the final say on all laws.
    • A. 

      Citys' rights

    • B. 

      States' rights

    • C. 

      Nations' rights

    • D. 

      Towns' rights

  • 8. 
    A _____________________ is someone who escapes from the law.
    • A. 

      Fugitive

    • B. 

      Freedman

    • C. 

      Empire

    • D. 

      Isthmus

  • 9. 
    _________________ came up with a the Missouri Compromise.
    • A. 

      Dred Scott

    • B. 

      Andrew Jackson

    • C. 

      Henry Clay

    • D. 

      Nat Turner

  • 10. 
    _________________________ believed the federal government could set tariffs on trade.
    • A. 

      Henry Clay

    • B. 

      Dred Scott

    • C. 

      Nat Turner

    • D. 

      Andrew Jackson

  • 11. 
    ____________________ agued against the tariff.He believed in states' rights, or the idea that states, not the national government, should have the fina say on laws that affected them.
    • A. 

      John C. Calhoun

    • B. 

      Andrew Jackson

    • C. 

      Abe Lincoln

    • D. 

      Henry Clay

  • 12. 
    In 1819 __________________ wanted to join the Union as a slave state.
    • A. 

      Arkansas

    • B. 

      Mississippi

    • C. 

      Missouri

    • D. 

      Maine

  • 13. 
    ________________________ was admitted as a free state.
    • A. 

      Virginia

    • B. 

      Kentucky

    • C. 

      Missouri

    • D. 

      Maine

  • 14. 
    Under the Compomise of 1850 ____________________ joined the Union as a free state.
    • A. 

      South Carolina

    • B. 

      California

    • C. 

      North Carolina

    • D. 

      Kentucky

  • 15. 
    The economy of the southern states relied on _____________________.
    • A. 

      Farmers

    • B. 

      Industry

    • C. 

      Enslaved workers

    • D. 

      Bankers

  • 16. 
    ________________________________ often decided issues on what was best for their section,or region, instead of what was best for the whole country. This region loyalty is called ___________________.
    • A. 

      Town leaders, Centerism

    • B. 

      City leaders, selectionism

    • C. 

      National leaders , sectionalism

    • D. 

      State leaders, Statehood

  • 17. 
    The different sections of the United States were different  both__________ and ____________.
    • A. 

      Dress and height

    • B. 

      Economically and culturally

    • C. 

      Looks and weight

    • D. 

      Tools and food

  • 18. 
    In the _________________ there were few plantations. Most farms were _________, and they did not require many workers.
    • A. 

      Eastern States, small

    • B. 

      Southern States, small

    • C. 

      Western States, small

    • D. 

      Northern States , small

  • 19. 
    All of the ____________________  abolished slavery.
    • A. 

      Southern States

    • B. 

      Northern States

  • 20. 
    Many people, including immigrants, moved to te Northern states to work in the new__________________.
    • A. 

      Farmland

    • B. 

      Inns

    • C. 

      Industry

    • D. 

      Shops

  • 21. 
    In the Southern states, enslaved Africans worked on plantations that grew mainly ______________ and ____________.
    • A. 

      Rice, potatoes

    • B. 

      Cotton, tobacco

    • C. 

      Tomatoes, greens

    • D. 

      Grapes, oranges

  • 22. 
    The ____________________ helped plantations, in the south, produce more cotton.
    • A. 

      Cotton gin

    • B. 

      Cotton rake

    • C. 

      Cotton mop

    • D. 

      Plant gin

  • 23. 
    The money brought in by cash crops allowed plantation oweners to buy more ______________and ___________________ the system of slavery.
    • A. 

      Food, weakened

    • B. 

      Homes, strengthened

    • C. 

      Ships, weakened

    • D. 

      Land, strenghthened

  • 24. 
    By 1804 all of the ___________________ had outlawed slavery.
    • A. 

      Southern

    • B. 

      Northern

  • 25. 
    _____________________ was considered roughly the border between Pennsylvania and Maryland - was seen as the dividing line between free states and slave states.
    • A. 

      Jackson-Clay line

    • B. 

      Clay-Dixon line

    • C. 

      Mason-Dxon line

    • D. 

      Kansas -Nebraska line

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