Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Interesting Facts about Harriet Tubman

Harriet Tubman Quiz

True or False?   Tubman was buried with military honors in Fort Hill Cemetery in Washington DC.

True or False? Tubman was an active proponent of women's suffrage.

True or False? Harriet's first husband, John Tubman was a slave. 

True or False?  Harriet would return to Maryland many times over  to rescue both family and non-famly members from the bondages of slavery. 

True or False? Harriet earned the nickname "Moses" after the prophet Moses in the Bible who led his people to freedom. 

True or False? In all of her journeys she "never lost a single passenger."

True or False? Harriet was born a slave and raised in Virgina.

True or False? Slave holders placed a bounty for Tubman's  capture and the Fugitive Slave Act of 1850 was an ever-present danger, imposing severe punishments on any person who assisted the escape of a slave. 

True or False? "Harriet Tubman" was not her born name.

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