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. An aspect that has often been overlooked in the literature on slavery is ____________ between slaves.
(a) Infighting.
(b) Committments.
(c) Dispute resolution.
(d) Exchanges.

2. Freed blacks marched past the homes of former prominent ___________ officials and through public squares.
(a) Government.
(b) White.
(c) Army.
(d) Black.

3. This is a book about the inspiring and the dispiriting history of American ____________.
(a) Equality.
(b) Turmoil.
(c) Voting.
(d) Democracy.

4. Due to the increase in slave ___________, a structure of kinship relationships and practices developed.
(a) Attacks.
(b) Resistance.
(c) Population.
(d) Employment.

5. Mobility, craft skills, and literacy were all crucial components in the creation of political __________.
(a) Actors.
(b) Presidents.
(c) Voters.
(d) Candidates.

Short Answer Questions

1. Some slaves were convinced that because of the presumed election results, that ___________ was imminent.

2. Those slaves who remained in the south began to take over their master's "____________" plantations.

3. In what area of the country does Hahn focus the contents of this book he has compiled?

4. About one in ________ slaves lived in the upper or border South, where the hiring of free people of color was not uncommon.

5. The delegates who gathered in state __________ that year were composed of both black and white men.

(see the answer key)

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