Emancipation Proclamation Definition Summary Questions and Answers


The Meaning of Emancipation Proclamation with Summary Answers to Questions

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1.       What was the Emancipation Proclamation?

A-      slaves within any State, or designated part of a State shall forever be free

B-      Empowerment of slavery

C-      Freedom in the united states


2.       Who was the U.S president who made that Emancipation declaration?

A-      James Buchana

B-      Abraham Lincoln

C-      Andrew Johnson


3.       Which year was the Emancipation proclamation?

A-      January 1, 1861

B-      January 1, 1863

C-      January 1, 1860


4.       During which war was the Emancipation proclamation made?

A-      American Revolution

B-      American civil war

C-      American war of Independence


5.       In 1862, the federal government forbade all Union army officers to return fugitive slaves.

A-      True

B-      False


6.       In 1862, the federal government annulled the fugitive slave laws.

A-      True

B-      False


7.       All slaves in the District of Columbia were freed with the abolition of fugitive slave laws on April 16, 1862.

A-      True

B-      False


8.       What happen to the president who proclaimed the emancipation?

A-      He resigned as president

B-      He was assassinated

C-      He was Sacked by the Attorney general


9.       With the enactment of the 13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution in effect in 1865, slavery was completely abolished.

A-      True

B-      False


10.   Emancipation Proclamation never played an important role in the freedom of slaves.

A-      True

B-      False





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