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

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part 2, Chapter 4 Reconstructing the Body Politic.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Some slaveholders began offering their slaves small ___________ in order to keep them on the plantations.
(a) Bribes.
(b) Pieces of land.
(c) Houses.
(d) Wages.

2. By drilling, marching, and posting sentinels, ___________ reminded each other of the risks they faced while offering protection.
(a) Women.
(b) Freed people.
(c) Young men.
(d) Slaves.

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

4. This is a book about ___________ people who did extraordinary things under the most difficult of circumstances, writes Hahn.
(a) Extraordinary.
(b) Black.
(c) Enslaved.
(d) Belittled.

5. What organization developed out of a network of organizations formed in the North during the Civil War?
(a) Union League.
(b) National Civil Liberties Union.
(c) Suffragists United.
(d) NAACP.

Short Answer Questions

1. Freed men responded by ___________________ in large numbers and aligning themselves with the Republican Party.

2. This book is about how African Americans became involved in a(n) ____________ struggle.

3. General Benjamin F. Butler declared slaves ______________ of war and put them to work.

4. Slaves in the South began to gain ________ for themselves as well as looser standards.

5. This is a book about the inspiring and the dispiriting history of American ____________.

(see the answer key)

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