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. Though many black men won seats of power, many eligible ________ voters refused to participate in elections.
(a) Male.
(b) White.
(c) Black.
(d) Women.

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

3. In 1862, the War Department authorized the establishment of a ______________.
(a) Black regiment.
(b) Union spy team.
(c) Confederate dissolution.
(d) White and black regiment.

4. Black ___________ did less field labor after emancipation than they did under slavery.
(a) Leaders.
(b) Men.
(c) Children.
(d) Women.

5. Congress finally moved to prohibit military personnel from ________ slaves to their owners.
(a) Challenging.
(b) Introducing.
(c) Selling.
(d) Surrendering.

Short Answer Questions

1. Hahn notes there is a lot of information about African American ______ during this time period, but not a lot on politics.

2. Mass meetings and small gatherings proclaimed a new black __________ presence.

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

4. Many of the early organizations founded by freed people were also bound together by ____________.

5. As the __________ government organized, opportunities increased for slaves to become better acquainted with each other and political events.

(see the answer key)

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