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

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part 1, Chapter 2 The Choked Voices of a Race at Last Unloosed.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Hahn discovered there were more examples of resistance and political struggle across the South in the wake of the _____________.
(a) Emancipation.
(b) Antebellum.
(c) Civil War.
(d) Election.

2. As the __________ government organized, opportunities increased for slaves to become better acquainted with each other and political events.
(a) Confederate.
(b) Union.
(c) Emancipation.
(d) Republican.

3. The time period of the book is a time when African American men won and lost the right to __________.
(a) Vote.
(b) Own land.
(c) Be free.
(d) Get married.

4. A ____________ Movement developed as an influx of poor Irish Catholics arriving in the United States.
(a) Nativist.
(b) Economic.
(c) Immigrant.
(d) Westward.

5. Hahn learned that in ________, Mississippi, freedmen and women were driving their employers to distraction in 1868.
(a) Woodville.
(b) Biloxi.
(c) Chattanooga.
(d) Memphis.

Short Answer Questions

1. Mobility, craft skills, and literacy were all crucial components in the creation of political __________.

2. Solidarities were created by the political _______________ of African Americans.

3. As the Union Army moved further into the South, the volume of slave fugitives ___________.

4. An aspect that has often been overlooked in the literature on slavery is ____________ between slaves.

5. Any action undertaken by African Americans needed to be taken as a ______________ so as to avoid punishment.

(see the answer key)

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