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North and South Compare and Contrast Quiz

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  • Q1
    There are more than 1 cause for the Civil War. Based on the comparison of the North and South what are 4 causes of the Civil War?
    Slavery, Geography, Economy, and Compromises
    Climate, Society, Population, and Compromises
    Slavery, Culture, Transportation and Compromises
    Geography, Society, Economy and Transportation
    60s
  • Q2
    Which of the following is NOT part of the climate of the North?
    Warm Summers
    Grow different crops in large amounts
    Short farming seasons
    Rocky and hilly
    60s
  • Q3
    What is the one difference between the North and the South when it comes to transportation?
    Railroads
    Canal
    Steamships or Riverboats
    60s
  • Q4
    Did the North or South have massive immigration?
    North
    South
    60s
  • Q5
    How many enslaved Africans were in the South?
    4 million
    10 million
    8 million
    6 million
    60s
  • Q6
    Did the Northerners or Southerners live like English gentleman?
    Northerners
    Southerners
    60s
  • Q7
    Which of the following terms matches the following definition. Farmers who rented the land and paid rent in cash or a small portion of their crop.
    Frontier Families
    Laborers
    Plantation Owners
    Tenant Farmers
    60s
  • Q8
    What percentage of the Southern farms owned slaves?
    50%
    25%
    10%
    75%
    60s
  • Q9
    What event changed the North's cottage industry (things being made by hand) to manufacturing of textiles (cloth/fabric) by machines?
    Rock Revolution
    Textile Revolution
    Industrial Revolution
    American Revolution
    60s
  • Q10
    Did the North or South offer public education first?
    North
    South
    60s

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