What did slave traders try to do to slaves?
break their spirit
teach them English
kill as many as possible
Why did white Southerners who did not own slaves support slavery? Select the answers that are correct.
They wanted to grow cotton.
They feared factories would develop in the South.
They felt superior to slaves.
They wanted to own slaves someday.
They wanted to move West.
Why was cotton called "King Cotton"? You may draw a political cartoon on your own paper if you want.
Which statement best explains the map shown in above?
Most of the slave trade happened in central Africa.
Most of the slave trade happened in central Africa and along the coast.
Most of the slave trade happened in South Africa.
Most of the slave trade happened in North Africa.
Which region of the country had the most cities during the antebellum period?
Match the roles of economic interdependence to the North (N) or South (S) or both (N and S):
bought manufactured products
sold raw goods
sold manufactured products
shipped raw goods to Europe
bought raw goods