Quiz: Can You Pass Southern History 101?

How well do you know this important part of U.S. history?

abe lincoln, culture
 May 28, 2016
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Question: 1/10Pick your answer!

Mason Dixon, the south, map, U.S.
Which State is south of the Mason-Dixon line?

Question: 2/10Pick your answer!

Antebellum era, westward expansion, civil war
When was the Antebellum era?
After the Civil War
During the Revolutionary War
Before the Civil War

Question: 3/10Pick your answer!

history, telegram, message, old
Which invention changed the agricultural economy of the south during the Antebellum Era?
The telegram
The telephone
The cotton gin

Question: 4/10Pick your answer!

history, trail of tears, native american, U.S.
The "Trail of Tears" is a reference to _____________
The march for women's rights from Alabama to New York
The use and exploitation of slaves for labor
the forced removal and relocation of Native Americans

Question: 5/10Pick your answer!

civil war, South, north, U.S., history
Which two issues led to the Civil War?
Transportation and Abolition
Representation and Tariffs
State's rights and abolition

Question: 6/10Pick your answer!

Ruby Bridges, norman rockwell, art, Painting
Which court case dealt with integration in schools?
Roe V Wade
Brown V Board of Education
The Scopes Trial

Question: 7/10Pick your answer!

U.S. History, politics
What was the importance of the Louisiana Purchase?
Both of these
It solidified France and the U.S.'s relationship
It doubled the size of the U.S.

Question: 8/10Pick your answer!

colonizer, U.S., history
Which European colonizers were not in the South?
The British
The French
The Spanish

Question: 9/10Pick your answer!

history, South
General Robert E. Lee surrendered to ____________ at Appomattox
Stonewall Jackson
William Tecumseh Sherman
General Ulysses S. Grant

Question: 10/10Pick your answer!

_______________ became popular after the Civil War, and allowed poor farmers to make a profit despite not owning land
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