Enslaved People

In this lesson we will learn about the enslaved people who worked on the sugar plantations in British America.

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Q1.What is a sugar baron?

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Q2.At first who did the sugar barons get to work on their plantations?

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Q3.What did Christopher Codrington do with much of his money when he died?

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Q4.Who did Robert Cooper Ashby have most of his children with?

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Q5.What did sugar barons receive from the British government as part of the abolition of slavery?

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What is a sugar baron?

1/5

Q2.At first who did the sugar barons get to work on their plantations?

2/5

Q3.What did Christopher Codrington do with much of his money when he died?

3/5

Q4.Who did Robert Cooper Ashby have most of his children with?

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Q5.What did sugar barons receive from the British government as part of the abolition of slavery?

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Enslaved people Quiz

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Q1.Which part of British America gained its independence in 1783?

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Q2.Where did most enslaved people who were born in Barbados come from?

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Q3.Which of the below was NOT a job that enslaved people on Barbados did?

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Q4.Slavery was officially abolished in the British Empire in 1834, but John Stephen's baptism record from 1835 says 'Adult- owned by Robert Cooper Ashby'. What does this suggest?

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Q5.What was the outcome of Bussa's Rebellion?

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Enslaved people Quiz

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Which part of British America gained its independence in 1783?

1/5

Q2.Where did most enslaved people who were born in Barbados come from?

2/5

Q3.Which of the below was NOT a job that enslaved people on Barbados did?

3/5

Q4.Slavery was officially abolished in the British Empire in 1834, but John Stephen's baptism record from 1835 says 'Adult- owned by Robert Cooper Ashby'. What does this suggest?

4/5

Q5.What was the outcome of Bussa's Rebellion?

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Lesson summary: Enslaved People

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