Life in Antebellum America: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why did the North focus its efforts on industrialization rather than cash crops during the antebellum era?

Question 2 2. Frederick Douglas, an ex-slave known for his writing and great speeches, wrote _____.

Question 3 3. Which group first popularized art museums and landscape paintings?

Question 4 4. After mid-century, which was the most important means of transportation through the interior of the nation?

Question 5 5. How did the environmental differences of the North and the South of the U.S. impact their economies in the antebellum period?

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Question 6 6. Which was America's first coeducational college?

Question 7 7. David Walker, who predated the Abolitionist Movement and advocated violence in ending slavery wrote _____.

Question 8 8. The Middle Passage was _____.

Question 9 9. 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 10 10. The platform of the Abolitionist movement wanted

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Question 11 11. Which of these authors wrote for girls on themes such as femininity?

Question 12 12. What is wage slavery?

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

Question 14 14. Brook Farm and the Oneida colony were both examples of which of the following?

Question 15 15. Dorothea Dix was important for her work in what movement in the antebellum era?

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Question 16 16. Which is TRUE of Southern industry in the antebellum era of the U.S.?

Question 17 17. Which of the following was NOT part of the slave trade?

Question 18 18. In early America, why were slaves from Caribbean the preferred choice when compared to Native Americans?

Question 19 19. The temperance movement was also linked with…

Question 20 20. Which one of the following is true about the Slave Code?

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Question 21 21. What industry did John Deere and Cyrus McCormick work in?

Question 22 22. Which of the following compares the slave revolt led by Denmark Vesey with that of Nat Turner?

Question 23 23. Why would most Americans have been unlikely to read a Douay Bible in the 19th century?

Question 24 24. Harriet Beecher Stowe wrote _____.

Question 25 25. All of the following were reasons for the expansion of the 'old Southwest' in the U.S. EXCEPT.

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Question 26 26. What was the Clermont?

Question 27 27. Which of the following most accurately describes the settlement of immigrants in the mid-19th century?

Question 28 28.

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 29 29.

Where did public schools exist in early America?

I. Massachusetts

II. New York

III. Virginia

Question 30 30. In the interior of the nation, which was the most important means of shipping in the early 19th century?

Life in Antebellum America: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam Instructions

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