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America North and South History
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5th Grade - North and South History Test
What was life like for the Southerners?
Southerners worked in factories
Southerners lived in large towns and cities
Southerners lived and worked on farms in small towns
What was life like for the Northerners?
Northerners lived and worked on farms
Northerners worked in factories and lived in large towns and cities
Northerners lived in small towns and cities
What is a sectionalism?
A loyalty to a section or part of the country rather than to the whole country
A loyalty to the whole country
Not loyal to the country
Most Northerners still lived on farms
Northerners lived in cities
Nine of the ten largest cities, in 1860 were in the South
There were no cities in 1860
Goals of factory owners and workers were different from the plantation owners and farmers in the South
They all got along and had the same goals
Northern states wanted higher tariffs, or taxes and higher prices and Southern states wanted lower on imported goods
They didn't care
In the Dred Scott case, the Supreme Court ruled that slaves
Were not citizens and had no rights, even in free states
Were citizens and had rights in free states
Were not citizens and had no rights unless they were in free states
A loyalty to a section or part of the country rather than to the whole country?
By 1850 Slavery was allowed in the
All of the US
Congress voted to lower the tariff on imports, which angered many
Northerners and Southerners
The number of enslaved African Americans in the US reached almost
2, 000 (two thousand)
100, 000 (hundred thousand)
4, 000, 000 (four million)
Slave codes are
Codes that the slaves used to talk to each other
Laws to control the behavior of slaves, also made life difficult for them
Codes that the slave orders used to talk to the slaves
What is the Missouri Compromise?
New states north of the line would be free states. New states south of the line could allow slavery
All new states would be free states
All new states would be slave states
African Americans resisted slavery, but all of the following except?
Breaking rules, by learning to read & write
Worked slowly, pretend to be sick and broke tools
Obey the owner
Who is Nat Turner?
Turner was slave that was set free
In 1831, Turner and his followers killed about 60 whites in VA
Turner led an underground railroad
Who was the farmer from West Africa that seized the Spanish slave ship?
What was the name of the ship?
What was the Supreme Court decision regarding the ship, the Africans and Spanish?
Free the Africans
Send the Africans to Spain
Put the Africans in prison
What is the Fugitive Slave Law?
Slaves were allowed to stay in the North with freedom
Escaped slaves had to be returned to their owners, even if they had reached Northern states wehre slavery was not allowed
Slaves in the North was free to travel to the South
What was the Underground Railroad?
An organized, secret system set up to help enslaved people escape from the South to freedom in the North or Canada
A train that took slaves from the south to the north for freedom
A underground tunnel that blacks were free to take for freedom
What is an Underground Railroad conductor?
The guides, or people who helped those escaping
In charge of the train that slaves road to the north to freedom
Conducted the whites on how to set slaves free
Who is Jefferson Davis?
A former US senator from Mississippi that was the President of the US
A former US senator from Mississippi that was the President of the Confederacy
A former US senator from Mississippi that was the President of the Union
Who was the most famous conductor?
Who is Levi Coffin?
A black man that was a conductor on the underground railroad
A white man that was a conductor on the underground railroad
A black woman that was a conductor on the underground railroad
What is secede?
To break away from the US
To be the first state in the confederacy
To be the last state in the confederacy
What is a civil war?
War between the north and south
War between people of differnce countries
War between people of the same country
What are border states?
Located between the Union and Confederacy
Located between the North and the South
Slave states bording each other
What was the first state that seceded?
What begain the Civil War?
Union troops forces fired on US troop at Fort Sumter, SC
Confederate forces fired on US troops at Fort Sumter, SC
Confederacy and Union troops disagreed on slavery
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