1- The transcendentalists:

1- The transcendentalists:

a- had strong beliefs in the value of science, reason and higher education

b- derived their motives and experience from the Second Awakening

c- practice tantric medication

d- expressed human perfectibility, basic goodness and need for individualism

2- Which of the following moved President Lincoln’s thinking in favor of abolishing slavery by federal proclamation?

a.the desire to drastically lower the war’s financial costs b.the feeling that emancipation would greatly inspire the Union troops c.the hope that slavery’s destruction would shorten the war d.a sermon by Frederick Douglass