Reform Movements of the 19th Century


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Which was America's first coeducational college?

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Where did public schools exist in early America?

I. Massachusetts

II. New York

III. Virginia

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

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

As society progressed into the industrial era, social norms and cultural values saw tremendous change. The quiz and worksheet for the related lesson will help you recall information on these societal reforms in the U.S. during the 1800s.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The quiz and worksheet will test you on:

  • Coeducational colleges
  • The public school system
  • Work of Dorothea Dix
  • Temperance movement

Skills Practiced

These resources will assess your skills of:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related U.S. history lesson
  • Distinguishing individuals - identify significant figures from the lesson, such as Lucretia Mott and Elizabeth Cady Stanton
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to identify the location of public schools in early America

Additional Learning

Be sure that you have fully learned the material by reviewing the lesson titled Reform Movements of the 19th Century. This lesson focuses on these objectives:

  • Discover the movement for gender equality
  • Understand the developments made in treating mental illness
  • Identify important people from the different reform movements
  • Understand how the educational system has evolved in the U.S.