Presentation on theme: "Some questions based on “Slavery and the Making of America” Ep. 1 –"— Presentation transcript:
Some questions based on “Slavery and the Making of America” Ep. 1 – 1)What is it meant by slavery being “no sideshow” in the making of America? 2)What did indentured servants and African slaves have in common, how were they different? 3)How was slavery defined in the first Colonies? 4)Who were Atlantic Creoles? Did they have any power of negotiation? 5)What kind of condition was “Half Freedom”?
Some questions... 6) What was the destiny of children of interracial unions? 7) What was the role of spirituality for slaves? 8) What were the punishments for runaway slaves? 9) Were the whites afraid of their slaves? 10) What is the meaning of the word resilience and how does it refer to the condition of African American slaves?
Some questions based on “Slavery and the Making of America” Ep. 4 – 11) What kind of slave was Robert Small? 12) What opportunities were offered to him by urban life? 13) What was his bold move? 14) How was the Civil War considered by whites at first? 15) What was the significance of the Emancipation Proclamation? What effect did it have on the North and on the South?