Busy. Please wait.
Log in with Clever

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever

Username is available taken
show password

Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't Know
Remaining cards (0)
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

KS History 2


Social Pyramid of St. Domingue in 1789 First Class: Gran Blancs - 5,000 Second Class: Petit Blancs - 10,000 Third Class: Gens de Colour - 30,000 Fourth Class: Negs - 400,000
Reasons for death at sea in the Middle Passage 1. Perils of the Sea 2. Insurance Fraud 3. Brawls and Violence 4. Resistance and Revolt 5. Disease
What is a slave revolt? Plantation/district nationwide uprisings against the white plantocracy. There were two kinds of revolts.
What are Planned Revolts? When a group of slaves were able to get together and develop a plan to overthrow the masters of a number of estates
What are Spontaneous Revolts? When one slave or a group got pushed to the limit by cruelty - exploded in violence
Name a successful revolt. Haitian Revolution - started in 1791. Haiti got its independence in 1st January 1804.
How did slaves resist? In thought, word, and deed
Methods of slave resistance Active and Passive
List methods of active slave resistance - runaway - poisoning the master - infanticide - revolt - mutilation of animals - destruction of property
List methods of passive slave resistance - playing stupid - pretending to be ill - delaying weaning - malingering - sexual control - "misunderstanding orders"
What is Slavery and where did it originate from? The forced utilization of a person as a thing of labour or property. It originated in Europe in the time of the Roman Empire.
Methods of slave capture 1. Purchase - voluntary slaves, criminals, debtors, prisoners of war 2. Kidnapping 3. Raids
Four reasons for the increased use of African labour 1. To work as teachers, newspaper editors or lawyers because they were cheaper 2. To work in the houses of their masters 3. To work on the plantations 4. To do jobs the Europeans didn't want to do
Why did slave rebellions fail? 1. Lacked organization and planning. 2. Leaders lacked co-ordination, co-operation and competence. 3. Slaves tattled to masters. 4. Militia stopped revolts.
Three ways slaves were sold 1. By order 2. Scramble 3. Public Auction
Created by: kathryn2335
Popular History sets




Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!
"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards