"slavery In The 1800's"

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Slavery Quizzes & Trivia

This is a Social Studies quiz! That means, no talking to your neighbor or copying eachothers answers. You will have some multiple choice questions, fill in the blank, and an essay question at the end. When you are done with your quiz, hand it in on my desk please. Thank you! When you are done, do your do now for the day. If done, come to me for the next directions.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who is Nat Turner?
    • A. 

      A rebel who killed white plantation owners.

    • B. 

      A white man

    • C. 

      An African American man who worked in the city up North.

    • D. 

      Was a murdered African American

    • E. 

      Was in the American Revelution.

  • 2. 
    Who was Frederick Douglass?
    • A. 

      A white man

    • B. 

      A plantation owner who grew cotton in the South.

    • C. 

      A African American who advised Abraham Lincon during the Civil War.

    • D. 

      Killed many people

    • E. 

      Started alot of opinions and prejudice.

  • 3. 
    Whats prejudice?
    • A. 

      A nice thing.

    • B. 

      Free slaved African Americans.

    • C. 

      Affects white people only.

    • D. 

      Affects only African Americans.

    • E. 

      A negative opinion formed without any proof and it also affects everybody.

  • 4. 
    Who was Elizabeth Jennings?
    • A. 

      An white woman who sued the bus company after being thrown off.

    • B. 

      An African American woman who sued the bus company after being thrown off.

    • C. 

      An African American kid.

    • D. 

      A white kid.

    • E. 

      An African American grandmother who died during the Civil War.

  • 5. 
    Whats Weeksville?
    • A. 

      African American professionals and ministers lived here.

    • B. 

      A free town for white woman and men.

    • C. 

      A free town for kids and pets.

    • D. 

      A woman.

    • E. 

      A man.

  • 6. 
    List 2 things that make the North different from the South. You should have 2 or more for each!
  • 7. 
    How was life difficult for free African Americans? (approxiamtly 2 things, please).