Slavery In America

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Slavery Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz is about Slavery in America and how it started. When it started and the background of slavery in America


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What invention caused the number of slaves to increase dramatically?
    • A. 

      Light Bulb

    • B. 

      Steam Engine

    • C. 

      Cotton Gin

    • D. 

      Wheel

  • 2. 
    What was the slave rebellion that took place in Southampton County, Virginia, during August 1831 called?
    • A. 

      Stono Rebellion

    • B. 

      John Brown's Raid

    • C. 

      Shay's Rebellion

    • D. 

      Nat Turner's Rebellion

  • 3. 
    By 1860, how many slaves were in the United States?
    • A. 

      4 million

    • B. 

      3 million

    • C. 

      10 million

    • D. 

      100 thousand

  • 4. 
    What was the major crop slaves had to harvest?
    • A. 

      Cotton

    • B. 

      Wheat

    • C. 

      Corn

    • D. 

      Seaweed