Hopes of Immigrants Vocabulary
Define the words on your own paper. All words are bold in the text.
Do not use the glossary.
1. emigrant -
2. immigrant -
3. steerage -
4. push-pull factor –
Copy the chart on the top of page 424.
5. famine -
6. prejudice -
7. nativist -
Looking at the chart on page 425, answer the following questions using complete sentences.
8. Which states had the highest percentage of immigrants in 1860?
9. From which two countries did most immigrants come from?
10. What percentage of immigrants came from the Americas?