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  • Question 1
    180 seconds
    Q. Which of the following divided the country, north and south, slave and free?
    answer choices
    popular sovereignty
    Missouri Compromise
    Dred Scott case
    Kansas-Nebraska Act
  • Question 2
    180 seconds
    Q. "The Negro slave is free, too, when the labors of the day are over, and free in mind as well as body, for the master provides food, raiment, house, fuel, and everything else necessary to the physical well-being of himself and family. The master’s labors commence just when the slave’s end."George FitzhughThe above author would have supported which of the following"
    answer choices
    The Dred Scott Decision
    Personal Liberty Laws
    John Brown's raid on Harper's Ferry
    the Emancipation Proclamation
  • Question 3
    180 seconds
    Q. "The Negro slave is free, too, when the labors of the day are over, and free in mind as well as body, for the master provides food, raiment, house, fuel, and everything else necessary to the physical well-being of himself and family. The master’s labors commence just when the slave’s end."George FitzhughThe above aithor would have agreed with the sentiments of what important politician?
    answer choices
    Stephen Douglas
    Abraham Lincoln
    John Brown
    John C. Calhoun
  • Question 4
    300 seconds
    Q. "...but this momentous question, like a fire bell in the night, awakened and filled me with terror. I considered it at once as the knell of the Union. it is hushed indeed for the moment. but this is a reprieve only, not a final sentence. a geographical line, coinciding with a marked principle, moral and political, once concieved and held up to the angry passions of men, will never be obliterated; and every new irritation will mark it deeper and deeper..."
    The above quote references what law?
    answer choices
    Kansas-Nebraska Act
    Fugitive Slave Act
    Compromise of 1850
    Missouri Compromise
  • Question 5
    300 seconds
    Q. "...but this momentous question, like a fire bell in the night, awakened and filled me with terror. I considered it at once as the knell of the Union. it is hushed indeed for the moment. but this is a reprieve only, not a final sentence. a geographical line, coinciding with a marked principle, moral and political, once concieved and held up to the angry passions of men, will never be obliterated; and every new irritation will mark it deeper and deeper..."
    The author of the above presented a point of view or perspective that would have been in agreemnt with whom of the following?
    answer choices
    George Fitzhugh
    John C. Calhoun
    Stephen Douglas
    Frederick Douglass
  • Question 6
    180 seconds
    Q. "...but this momentous question, like a fire bell in the night, awakened and filled me with terror. I considered it at once as the knell of the Union. it is hushed indeed for the moment. but this is a reprieve only, not a final sentence. a geographical line, coinciding with a marked principle, moral and political, once concieved and held up to the angry passions of men, will never be obliterated; and every new irritation will mark it deeper and deeper..."
    Which of the following was this statement?
    answer choices
    pro-slavery
    abolitionist
    -
  • Question 7
    180 seconds
    Q. Whom of the following was not a member of the abolitionist press?
    answer choices
    Harriet Beecher Stowe
    Harriet Tubman
    Frederick Douglass
    William Lloyd Garrison
  • Question 8
    180 seconds
    Q. What abolished slavery?
    answer choices
    13th amendment
    14th amendment
    15th amendment
    Declaration of Independnece
  • Question 9
    180 seconds
    Q. "We think slavery a great moral wrong, and while we do not claim the right to touch it where it exists, we wish to treat it as a wrong in the territories, where our votes will reach it." 
    The author of the above quote from 1860 was most likely a member of which of the following groups?
    answer choices
    Republican Party
    Democratic Party
    Populist Party
    Whigs
  • Question 10
    180 seconds
    Q. "My paramount object in this struggle is to save the Union, and is not either to save or to destroy slavery. If I could save the Union without freeing any slave I would do it, and if I could save it by freeing all the slaves I would do it; and if I could save it by freeing some and leaving others alone I would also do that. What I do about slavery, and the colored race, I do because I believe it helps to save the Union; and what I forbear, I forbear because I do not believe it would help to save the Union. I shall do less whenever I shall believe what I am doing hurts the cause, and I shall do more whenever I shall believe doing more will help the cause.""
    The above quote is from whom?
    answer choices
    John C. Calhoun
    Stephan Douglas
    Abraham Lincoln
    Andrew Johnson
  • Question 11
    180 seconds
    Q. The electoral map depicts which of the following?
    answer choices
    Republicans win when other parties split votes
    Lincoln won in a landslide
    The Republican's abolitionist views carried the election
    A president could be elected without winning any slave states
  • Question 12
    180 seconds
    Q. Frederick Douglass was a former slave who:
    answer choices
    Complained about his new life in the North.
    Went into hiding in New York.
    Created a platform about returning to Africa.
    Spoke up about his experiences as a slave while living in the North.
  • Question 13
    180 seconds
    Q. What was the result of the passage of the Kansas-Nebraska Act?
    answer choices
    Kansas became a slave state
    Bloody conflicts broke out between pro and anti-slavery groups
    Abolitionists left Kansas
    Slaves were rushed into Kansas
  • Question 14
    180 seconds
    Q. Which invention contributed to the expansion of slavery in the South?
    answer choices
    mechanical reaper
    steam boat
    cotton gin
    interchangeable parts
  • Question 15
    180 seconds
    Q. Why did John Brown raid the federal arsenal at Harper's Ferry, VA?
    answer choices
    To start the Civil War
    To try to start a slave revolt
    To protect the South and slavery
    To stockpile guns and ammo for the Civil War
  • Question 16
    180 seconds
    Q. What literary work did H.B. Stowe write that brought attention to the brutal conditions of slavery?
    answer choices
    Uncle Tom's Cabin
    Gone With the Wind
    Up From Slavery
    North and South
  • Question 17
    180 seconds
    Q. What was one result of the Missouri Compromise of 1820?
    answer choices
    New York was added as a free state
    California was added as a free state
    Kansas was added as a slave state
    Maine was added as a free state
  • Question 18
    180 seconds
    Q. Strong loyalty and pride to a particular region or portion of the country is called
    answer choices
    republicanism
    nationalism
    sectionalism
    unitarionism 
  • Question 19
    180 seconds
    Q. In the 1800's, what law required Northerners to help return runaway slaves?
    answer choices
    Missouri Compromise
    Kansas-Nebraska Act
    Dredd Scott Decision
    Fugitive Slave Law
  • Question 20
    180 seconds
    Q. Who escaped from slavery only to return 19 times to help other slaves escape?
    answer choices
    Sojourner Truth
    Harriet Tubman
    Frederick Douglas
    Harriet Beecher Stowe
  • Question 21
    180 seconds
    Q. What secret organization helped slaves escape to freedom?
    answer choices
    Seneca Falls Convention
    National Freedom Road
    Underground Railroad
    Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee
  • Question 22
    30 seconds
    Q. What effect did the Dred Scott decision have on the nation?
    answer choices
    It repealed the Fugitive Slave Law
    It stated that slavery was illegal in the North
    It stated that slaves could be free if their master dies
    It declared that slavery was legal in all territories
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