Vocabulary
People
Groups
True/False

100

Term for a reason that makes people leave their native land.
What is a push factor

100

Reformer who advocated for public education.
Who is Horace Mann

100

Political party from the 1850's that wanted to make it difficult to become an American citizen.
Who is the Know-Nothing Party

100

Most immigrants made the ocean voyage in steerage, or the cheapest deck on the ship.
True

200

A negative opinion that is not based on facts.
What is prejudice

200

Reformer who called for better health care for the mentally ill.
Who is Dorathea Dix

200

Term for people who settle in a new country.
Who are immigrants

200

Educational opportunities for African Americans in the early 1800's were limited because it was illegal for African Americans to carry books or paper.
False - It was illegal in most Southern states to teach an enslaved person to read.

300

Name of the movement that included widespread renewal of religious faith in the 1790's and early 1800's.
What is the Second Great Awakening

300

Lecturer for the Massachussetts Anti-Slavery Society and publisher of the newspaper The North Star.
Who is Frederick Douglass

300

People who want to get rid of foreign influence in their country.
Who are nativists

300

What helped make Sojourner Truth and Frederick Douglas effective abolitionist speakers is that they had been enslaved and spoke of their experiences.
True.

400

The campaign to stop people from drinking alcohol.
What is the temperance movement

400

A famous "conductor" who made 19 trips helping escaped slaves.
Who is Harriet Tubman

400

Religious sect that lived in independent communities and did not marry or have children.
Who are the Shakers

400

Henry Brown was the northern white man that published The Liberator, in which slavery was openly opposed.
False - William Lloyd Garrison

500

The movement to end slavery.
What is abolition

500

The organizers of the first women's rights convention.
Who are Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Lucretia Mott

500

Women in Lowell, Massachussetts started a ___________ ______________ or group of workers who band together to get better working conditions.
What is a labor union

500

By 1855, and estimated 1.5 million people emigrated to North America because of the Black Plague.
False - the Irish potato famine