EL Civics for ESL Students

Emancipation Proclamation Quiz Answers 1-5

1. What did the Emancipation Proclamation do?

Freed slaves in most Southern states.

2. What year was the Emancipation written?

It was written in 1862 and 1863.

3. What was one important thing that Abraham Lincoln did?

He freed the slaves.

4. How many slaves were set free by the Emancipation Proclamation?

About four million (4,000,000).

5. Name one problem that led to the civil war.

Slavery.

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