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Life in Antebellum America (1807-1861): Homework Help Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Where did most of Lowell's factory girls come from initially?

Question 2 2. Which group first popularized art museums and landscape paintings?

Question 3 3. Which is TRUE of Southern industry in the antebellum era of the U.S.?

Question 4 4. Most of Lowell's factory girls came from {Blank]}.

Question 5 5. After mid-century, which was the most important means of transportation through the interior of the nation?

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Question 6 6. Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Lucretia Mott advocated for women's rights after their involvement in what other reform movement?

Question 7 7. Which one of the following is true about the Slave Code?

Question 8 8. Which of the following was NOT part of the slave trade?

Question 9 9. The Middle Passage was _____.

Question 10 10. Frederick Douglas, an ex-slave known for his writing and great speeches, wrote _____.

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Question 11 11. In the U.S. antebellum period, slaves in the task system worked until the task was completed. Which type of slave was most likely to work under the task system?

Question 12 12. Brook Farm and the Oneida colony were both examples of which of the following?

Question 13 13. Which best describes Southern U.S. society in the antebellum era?

Question 14 14. Dorothea Dix was important for her work in what movement in the antebellum era?

Question 15 15. The temperance movement was also linked with…

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Question 16 16.

Who were well-known transcendental writers?

I. Henry David Thoreau

II. Albert Bierstadt

III. Charles Blondin

IV. Ralph Waldo Emerson

V. Edgar Allan Poe

Question 17 17. In early America, why were slaves from Caribbean the preferred choice when compared to Native Americans?

Question 18 18. Which was America's first coeducational college?

Question 19 19. Why would most Americans have been unlikely to read a Douay Bible in the 19th century?

Question 20 20. What was the Clermont?

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Question 21 21. The platform of the Abolitionist movement wanted

Question 22 22. What industry did John Deere and Cyrus McCormick work in?

Question 23 23. Which of the following most accurately describes the settlement of immigrants in the mid-19th century?

Question 24 24. Harriet Beecher Stowe wrote _____.

Question 25 25. Which of the following would most likely have been a popular attraction in the antebellum era?

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Question 26 26.

Which were hindrances to building railroads in the early 19th century?

I. Turnpike operators opposed it.

II. Canal building had sapped state funds.

III. Passengers were scared to ride on trains.

IV. The Panic of 1837 limited private funding.

Question 27 27. Which was an important direct effect of industrialization?

Question 28 28. David Walker, who predated the Abolitionist Movement and advocated violence in ending slavery wrote _____.

Question 29 29. Which best describes the federal government's position on building transportation networks?

Question 30 30. Which of the following compares the slave revolt led by Denmark Vesey with that of Nat Turner?

Life in Antebellum America (1807-1861): Homework Help Chapter Exam Instructions

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