1619 - 1808 1820 - 1831 1849 - 1852 1854 - 1859 1861 - 1865

100

What is Gabriel Prosser intending to march on Richmond, Va in 1800.
An enslaved African American blacksmith, organizes a slave revolt.

100

What is an enslaved African American carpenter, 1822. Plans a slave revolt to lay siege on Charleston, South Carolina. His plot is discovered and 34 co-conspirators are hanged.
Denmark Vesey
 

100

What is the Kansas-Nebraska Act. U.S. Congress established the territories of Kansas and Nebraska.
Bill that became law on May 20,1854

100

What is the slaves working for free planting and harvesting crops that were sold for lots of money and made the crop owners rich and made the Southern states wealthy.
Reason The South wanted to continue Slavery.

200

What is in 1619 the first African slaves arrive.
When you hear Virgina this comes to mind.

200

What is an enslaved African American preacher in 1831 He and his followers start a short, bloody, rebellion in Southhampton,Virgina. Turner is eventually hanged.
Nat Turner
 

200

What is: The Question of slavery should be left to the decision of the territorial settlers themselves. Voice of the People A principal introduced by Stephen A. Douglas
Popular Sovereignty

200

What is the Civil War. The Northern States was call the UNION. The Southern states formed the CONFEDERACY and called themselves the Confederates.
This war in U.S. began in 1861 and lasted until 1865. Its generally know in the South as the War Between the States and called the War of the Rebellion, the War of Secession, and the War for Southern Independence.

300

What is 1787
Slavery is made illegal in the Northwest Territory.

300

What is the Liberator published by William Loyd Garrison, in 1831.
Begins publishing a weekly paper that advocates the complete abolition of slavery.
 

300

What is the Missouri Compromise.
The Kansas-Nebraska Act flatly contradicted the purpose a law established in 1820. Which slavery would have been barred from both territories causing these territories when established as states to be Free States.

300

What happen before the Emancipation Proclamation in 1863. The Emancipation Proclamation was an order from the President "that all slaves be set free".
There were 4 million slaves in the U.S. before the...

400

What is the Cotton Gin invented in 1793 by Eli Whitney.
This invention greatly increases the demand for slave labor.

400

What is the Abolition Movement.
A movement that was started to help end slavery
 

400

What is free states Illinois and Ohio. What is slave states Virginia and North Carolina.
Name 2 Free States and 2 Slave States

400

What is (1) The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln (2) The Civil War Ends (3) The Thirteenth Amendment abolishes slavery throughout the United States.
The 3 monumental events in 1865

500

What is in 1808. Congress bans the importation of slaves from Africa.
U.S. Constitution states that Congress may not ban the slave trade until.

500

What is In Jan 1820 a bill passed the House.
Maine a state.
 

500

What is in 1859 Harpers Ferry, Va.
John Brown and 21 followers capture the federal arsenal in an attempt to launch a slave revolt, where?

500

What is SLAVERY
A system under which people are treated as property to be bought and sold, and are forced to work.

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