Sojourner Truth: Biography, Facts & Quotes


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Sojourner Truth's famous speech was entitled 'Ain't I a _________'?

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1. Sojourner Truth was one of the first African-American women to do what?

2. Which church did Sojourner Truth join when she first moved to New York City?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The following quiz and worksheet combo will test your knowledge of Sojourner Truth. The quiz will feature Truth's speeches and accomplishments.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

During the assessments, you will be tested on:

  • Truth's famous speech
  • The church she attended
  • Famous people she met

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding Truth's life
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about her speeches
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding her achievements and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

To understand more about Truth's lasting impact, review the accompanying lesson Sojourner Truth: Biography, Facts & Quotes. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Details Truth being born as Isabella Baumfree to slave parents
  • Explains her move to New York City in 1829
  • Covers why she changed her name
  • Explores Truth travelling across the United States to talk about black and women's rights