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What are communities based on a vision of a perfect society?

Utopias

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What was the village created by a utopian believer?

New harmony

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What was the wave of religious fervor in the 1800’s?

The second great awakening

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How did the 2nd Great Awakening begin?

Revivals

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What does temperance mean?

Drinking little or no alcohol

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What was the first school for the hearing impaired?

Gallaudet

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What did Dorothea Dix do?

Made care for ether mentally insane

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What were writers Margaret Fuller, Henry David Thoreau, and Ralph Waldo Emerson?

Transcendent's

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What did transcendentalists stress?

The relationship of man and nature

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What was Washington Irving famous for being and what did he write?

An author , sleepy

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What novel explored the issue of slavery and was the best selling novel of the 19th century?

Uncle toms cabin

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Who wrote Uncle Tom’s Cabin?

Harriet Beecher Stowe

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Who were reformers who wanted to abolish slavery?

Abolitionists

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Who was the first white abolitionist to call for the immediate and complete emancipation of slaves?

William Lloyd carrison

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Who was the most well known abolitionist?

Frederick Douglass

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How did he learn how to read and write?

He taught himself

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What was the name of the newspaper that abolitionist edited?

North Star

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What did Frederick Douglas believe destroyed America’s ideals of freedom?

Slavery

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What did Frederick Douglas do with help of friends in 1847?

Bought his freedom

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Who worked for women’s rights as an abolitionist?

Sojourner truth

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Where was she born?

New York

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Why did she choose her new name?

Because she "will walk in in the light of God's truth

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What was a network of escape routes out of the South for enslaved people?

Underground Railroad

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Who was the most famous conductor of that system?

Harriet Tubman

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Where was the first women’s rights convention?

Seneca Falls, New York

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What was the most controversial issue at this conference?

Women's suffrage

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Know the differences between the Constitution preamble and Declaration of Independence Natural Rights.

We the people , we hold these truths to be self evident

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Who called for equal pay, college training, and coeducation?

Susan B. Anthony

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What did the 19th Amendment do?

Made women's suffrage a reality