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2 Are You Smarter Than a 5 th Grader?

3 1,000,000 Vocabulary Notable Women Quotes Laws Notable Men Compromise Places Dred Scott Miscellaneous Who Proposed This? 500, , , ,000 50,000 25,000 10,000 5,000 2,000 1,000

4 Vocabulary Question / What is popular sovereignty?

5 Vocabulary Answer / A system in which the residents vote to decide an issue. Return

6 Notable Women Question / A slave who became a well-known “conductor” of the underground railroad.

7 Notable Women Answer / Harriet Tubman Return

8 Quotes Question / What did President Lincoln say when he met Harriet Beecher Stowe?

9 Quotes Answer / “So this is the little lady who made the big war?” Return

10 Laws Question / Name and briefly explain one provision of the Fugitive Slave Act.

11 Laws Answer / - slaves not entitled to jury trial. / - slaves not entitled to an attorney. / - slaves couldn’t testify on own behalf / - a statement by the slave owner was all that was required to have a slave returned. / - slaves not entitled to jury trial. / - slaves not entitled to an attorney. / - slaves couldn’t testify on own behalf / - a statement by the slave owner was all that was required to have a slave returned. Return

12 Notable Men Question / Who coordinated the attack at Harper’s Ferry?

13 Notable Men Answer / John Brown Return

14 Compromise Question / What tactic did Stephen A. Douglas use to get the Compromise of 1850 approved?

15 Compromise Answer / He split “the package” into individual parts and got them approved one item at a time. Return

16 Places Question / Why did the abolitionists decide to attack Harper’s Ferry?

17 Places Answer / They attacked at Harper’s Ferry to capture a federal arsenal. Return

18 Dred Scott Question / Why did Dred Scott think he should be granted his freedom?

19 Dred Scott Answer / Because he had been living in a free territory for several years. Return

20 Miscellaneous Question / Name the Civil War era book that addressed slavery as a moral issue.

21 Miscellaneous Answer / Uncle Tom’s Cabin Return

22 Who Proposed This Question Who proposed the idea to prohibit slavery in territory obtained from the war with Mexico?

23 Who Proposed This Answer / David Wilmont, a lawyer from Pennsylvania Return

24 Final Question Here it comes…. Get Ready…….

25 Final Question / Name one incentive (positive or negative) that was offered to try to get the North to enforce the Fugitive Slave Law.

26 Final Answer / - $10 was offered for turning in a slave / - There was a $1,000 fine and/or prison time for helping a fugitive. slave / - $10 was offered for turning in a slave / - There was a $1,000 fine and/or prison time for helping a fugitive. slave Return

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