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Grade 10 Civil War
Uncle Tom's Cabin convinced many Northerners that
  1. Slaves were treated better than factory workers
  2. Slavery was necessary
  3. Slavery was wrong
  4. Slaves were well treated
Grade 10 Civil War
Who wrote and delivered the speech "Men of Color, To Arms"?
  1. Crispus Attucks
  2. Frederick Douglass
  3. W.E.B. DuBois
  4. Harriet Tubman
Grade 10 Civil War
How did the Union name battles?
  1. after geographic features
  2. after nearby towns
  3. after the lead commanders
  4. after dead soldiers
Grade 10 Civil War
How long did the Harper's ferry Raid last?
  1. 12 Hours
  2. 24 Hours
  3. 36 Hours
  4. 48 Hours
Grade 10 Civil War
What problem(s) led to the Civil War?
  1. State's rights
  2. Economic reasons
  3. Slavery
  4. Both a and b
  5. All of the above
Grade 10 Civil War
Grade 10 Civil War

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Which of the following was repealed by the Kansas-Nebraska Act?
  1. Missouri Compromise
  2. Compromise of 1850
  3. Dred Scott decision
  4. Connecticut Compromise
Grade 10 Civil War
By the 1850s, the Southern economy was dominated by
  1. Cotton production
  2. Factories
  3. Industry
  4. Large Cities
Grade 10 Civil War

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Grade 10 Civil War
Harriett Beecher Stowe wrote "Uncle Tom's Cabin" in response to the
  1. Fugitive Slave Act of 1850
  2. Caning of Charles Sumner in 1856
Grade 10 Civil War
The Republican Party was formed as a reaction to the
  1. growing slavery controversy in the territories.
  2. California Gold Rush
Grade 10 Civil War
John Brown's intention in raiding the arsenal at Harpers Ferry was to arm
  1. Slaveholders, so they could defend against slave revolts.
  2. His followers so they could overthrow the federal government.
  3. Slaves, and then begin a revolt against slaveholders.
Grade 10 Civil War
The Wilmot Proviso, Free-Soil Party, and the reaction to the Dred Scott decision all have one thing in common
  1. Slavery in the territories
  2. Emancipation of all slaves.
  3. Fugitive Slave Act.
Grade 10 Civil War
The name of William Lloyd Garrison's abolitionist newspaper was
  1. The Abolitionist
  2. The Liberator
  3. The North Star
Grade 10 Civil War
A main goal of the Republican party was to
  1. prevent slavery from spreading into the western territories.
  2. Promote the policy of popular sovereignty.
  3. the Congress of the United States.
  4. voters in a national election.
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