What was the myth of the Underground Railroad? What was it actually?
That it was a train heading North on underground rails where poor shivering slaves were being
led through trap doors and dark tunnels. The Underground Railroad is
Nat Turners Rebellion Film Review #3
1) Why do you think Nat Turner led a slave revolt?
I believe he led a slave revolt because he thought that is what God or some higher power was telling him
to do. I believe he was being obedient to what he thought was
Slavery (Amistad ) Film Review#1
1. What did Cinque offer to his kidnappers in trying to negotiate his release?
Im not sure what he offered, but I watched the whole movie. The time of his initial
kidnapping the dialogue wasnt in English.
July 5, 2016
Facing the Rising Sun: Freedmans Cemetery
What is currently known as Uptown Dallas was formerly known as Freedmans town. It
was just that, a settlement of African Americans. This was a safe haven f
Midterm Exam Essay
Describe and explain the roles played by loyalists, African Americans, women, and American Indians
during the Revolutionary War. How did the outcome of the war affect them? The rule is this was
opportunity which mo
CH. 2 QUIZ
1. Why did Spain introduce encomienda?
a. To punish wrongdoers both in the colonies and in Spain
b. To allot a portion of New World wealth for the Catholic
c. To provide housing for the Indians who labored in the silver
d. To rewar
CH. 3 QUIZ
1. Which statement characterizes most hired workers in Virginia?
Workers earned two to three times more in the
Chesapeake than in England.
2. King Jamess land grant to the Virginia Company of over 6 million
acres allowed English settlers to poa
CH. 1 QUIZ
1. How do historians study the past?
a. They study artifacts but focus more of their attention on written documents.
b. They employ the same methods as archaeologists to obtain information.
c. Historians study only public writings and