timer Asked: Feb 8th, 2013

Question Description

I’m studying for my class and don’t understand how to answer this. Can you help me study?

since the foundation of the united states of america in 1783,slavery existed in legal form until it was abolished in 1865. by1830, from maryland to texas, some 2 million africans and african americans were held as slaves in the united states. it was a hugely controversial issue that became the basis for the american civil war. whole industries in america were built on the use of slave labor. however, it was considered by many to be both sinful and detrimental to the rights of free men.

in a well-organized essay, answer the following:

describe the lives of enslaved and free african americans. how did they differ, and how were they the same?

what were the major goals of the abolition movement? what were the major goals of the antiabolitionists?

Student has agreed that all tutoring, explanations, and answers provided by the tutor will be used to help in the learning process and in accordance with Studypool's honor code & terms of service.

This question has not been answered.

Create a free account to get help with this and any other question!

Brown University

1271 Tutors

California Institute of Technology

2131 Tutors

Carnegie Mellon University

982 Tutors

Columbia University

1256 Tutors

Dartmouth University

2113 Tutors

Emory University

2279 Tutors

Harvard University

599 Tutors

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

2319 Tutors

New York University

1645 Tutors

Notre Dam University

1911 Tutors

Oklahoma University

2122 Tutors

Pennsylvania State University

932 Tutors

Princeton University

1211 Tutors

Stanford University

983 Tutors

University of California

1282 Tutors

Oxford University

123 Tutors

Yale University

2325 Tutors