hist 15

  1. what African nation was founded for freed slaves
    Liberia, Africa
  2. what did they call those who wanted to free slaves
    abolitionists
  3. demanded the immediate and unconditional freeing of all slaves

    author of his personal news paper The Liberator
    William Lloyd Garrison
  4. who lead the largest slave uprising in the history of the South in 1831
    Nat Turner
  5. what helped slaves helped slaves escape
    "underground railroad"
  6. best known leader of the underground railroad
    Harriet Tubman
  7. who won the election of 1848
    Zachary Taylor
  8. who was the leader and nominee of the Free-Soil Party
    Martin Van Buren
  9. who wrote the Compromise of 1850
    Henry Clay
  10. who was replaced Taylor after his death in 1850
    Millard Fillmore
  11. Won election of 1852
    Franklin Pierce
  12. declared that if Spain refused to sell Cuba, the United States would be justified in "wresting" the island from Spain
    Ostend Manifesto
  13. Who proposed the Kansas-Nebraska Bill

    when was it proposed
    • Stephen A. Douglas
    • 1854
  14. who murdered five men at Pottawatomie Creek
    John Brown
  15. First Republican candidate
    John C. Frémont
  16. What party was formed in 1854
    Republican
  17. won election of 1856
    James Buchanan
  18. what slave sued his owner for freedom
    Dred Scott
  19. who debated against Abraham Lincoln in 1858
    Stephen Douglas ("Little Giant")
  20. who wrote Uncle Tom's Cabin?
    Harriet Beecher Stowe
  21. what was the first state to succeed the union
    South Carolina
  22. who was the president of the Confederacy
    Jefferson Davis
Author
Rayna
ID
336089
Card Set
hist 15
Description
A Beka Academy 11th grade history
Updated