Vocabulary Words
1.Racism- a). Discrimination or prejudice based on racism b). The notion that one’s own ethic stock is superior.

2.Slavery State- a). Any of the 15 states of the Union in which slavery was legal before the Civil War, including Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Virginia

3. Slave trade- The buying and selling of slaves.

4.Union- a). The act of uniting or the state of being united b). A combination so formed, esp. An alliance or confederation of persons, parties, or political entities for mutual interest or benefit.

5.Antislavery- opposed to or against slavery

6. Abolition- a). An act of abolishing or the state abolished b). The termination of slavery in the United States.

7. Confederate- a). A member of a confederacy; ally b). A supporter of the American Confederacy c). United in a confederacy; allied.

8.Slave- a). On bound in servitude to a person or household as an instrument of labor  b). One who is submissive or subject to a specified person or influence  c). A person who works extremely hard d). A machine or component that is controlled by another machine or component.

9.slave driver- a). A severely exacting employer or supervisor  b). A person who traffics in slaves.

10. Negro- a member of the Negroid ethic division of the human species, esp. One of various peoples of central and South Africa. 

11. Negroid- Of, pertaining to, or designating a major ethnic division of the human species whose members is characterized by brown to black pigmentation and often by tightly cured hair.