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US History 1 Unit 4 Challenge 1-3Which statement best summarizes the "tyranny of the majority," a concern shared by many Southerners in the early 19th century?a.)Intermarriage between whites and blacks could dilute the white majority in the South.b.)A majority of Southerners sought to declare domestic slavery illegal.c.)An antislavery majority in Congress could harm the South’s economy.d.)Slaves could organize and overthrow their white owners, who were in the minority.Many thought that, by ending the United States's participation in the international slave trade, slaverywould gradually diminish.Why did slavery nonetheless continue to flourish in the South?Which of the following statements about slave resistance is true?
Which of the following groups was most likely to support the immediate abolition of slavery?