The Abolitionist Campaigns test questions

1

Who was William Wilberforce?

2

When did William Wilberforce present his first Bill to Parliament for the abolition of the slave trade?

3

What did John Newton do for the abolitionists?

4

How did Josiah Wedgewood help the abolitionists?

5

What work did Thomas Clarkson do for the abolitionists?

6

Why did the abolitionists find it difficult to get Parliament to ban the slave trade?

7

When did Parliament finally ban the slave trade?