A Nation Under Our Feet: Black Political Struggles in the Rural South from Slavery to the Great Migration Quiz | Four Week Quiz B

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part 3, Chapter 9 The Valley and the Shadows.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. School houses were where African Americans learned about __________, their enfranchisement, and the importance of voting.
(a) Reconstruction.
(b) Emigration.
(c) God.
(d) KKK battle tactics.

2. Emigration sentiment seemed to be most powerful in areas where freed people labored on ____________.
(a) KKK retaliation.
(b) Voting booths.
(c) Plantations.
(d) Political campaigns.

3. One African American became the governor of __________ while 800 blacks served in state legislatures.
(a) Mississippi.
(b) Texas.
(c) South Carolina.
(d) Louisiana.

4. Freed people played important roles in the early quests for land _______________.
(a) Territories.
(b) Purchases.
(c) Reassignment.
(d) Independence.

5. Almost universally, freed people believed that some __________ for the trials of slavery should occur.
(a) Compensation.
(b) Punishment.
(c) Apology.
(d) Law changes.

Short Answer Questions

1. The American _________ Society, a white dominated group, settled about 11,000 African Americans in Liberia by the time of the Civil War.

2. Southern slaveholders tried to encourage and organize communities centered on the ____________.

3. Hahn sees his book as encompassing collective struggled for social and meaningful ____________.

4. The challenges of ___________, re-energized Republicans, and third parties exposed the divisions of the Democratic Party.

5. Black ____________ also helped spread information and visions of the new nations as they made their way through the South.

(see the answer key)

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