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

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part 3, Chapter 7 The Education of Henry Adams.

Multiple Choice Questions

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

2. Hahn argues that African Americans contributed to the formation of a new ___________ nation.
(a) Political.
(b) Equal.
(c) Democratic.
(d) Free.

3. The Union League was formed to rally public support for ________ and the war effort.
(a) Frederick Douglass.
(b) Abraham Lincoln.
(c) Jefferson Davis.
(d) Robert E. Lee.

4. In many areas, the Republican Party failed to attract enough ________ voters.
(a) Legal.
(b) Black.
(c) Free.
(d) White.

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

Short Answer Questions

1. Frederick Douglass argued that emigration amounted to _____________ of other blacks.

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

3. Freedmen also resisted the threats of white _________, marched to the polls, and helped write new state constitutions.

4. Newspapers, handbills, and pamphlets played a prominent role in disseminating information about emigration to ________ blacks.

5. A ____________ Movement developed as an influx of poor Irish Catholics arriving in the United States.

(see the answer key)

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