She is a third-generation slave who has lived on a Georgia plantation since she was born.
Cora
The first state that Cora lives in and the place that the story begins in.
Georgia
The first place Cora travels in the underground railroad.
South Carolina
The character that unexpectdedly follows Cora and Ceasar on their escape from the Randal Plantation.
Lovey
Cora's master.
James Randall
Another more cruell master that has been beating children since he was a child...
Terrance Randall
The second state Cora travels through.
North Carolina
The third state Cora Travels through.
Tennessee
The last state that Cora must travel to in the book.
Indiana
The character that asks Cora to run away with him.
Ceasar
The first character that helps Ceasar and Cora get to the underground railroad.
Fletcher
The slave catcher chasing after them.
Arnold Ridgeway
Cora's mother
Mabel
The government in South Carolina has termed what when Cora and Ceasar first arrive there?
colored progress
The first job Cora takes in South Carolina is as a:
nanny
The second job Cora gets in South Carolina is:
an actress
Where does Ceasar work in South Carolina?
a factory
Whose house gets burned down?
Sam's
The station agent in North Carolina.
Martin Wells
The maid that Cora must hid from in fear of her reporting her to to state authorities.
Fiona
What disease has taken over much of Tennessee?
yellow fever
Ridgeway's colleague who wears a necklace made of human ears.
Boseman
Cora's fellow prisoner who is shot in the face for singing.
Jasper
Who comes to rescue Cora from Ridgeway and Boseman?
Royal
Whose farm does Cora stay at while in Indiana?
John Valentines's
Sam tells Cora that doctors are experimenting with back men and infecting them with
syphilis
Ceasar is torn limb from limb by a rabid ________?
crowd
Martin Wells is the son of a recently deceasesd ___________?
abolitionist
In the book North Carolina is in the midst of a state-sponsored genocide killing its slaves and replacing them with underpaid ___________ ______________?
white immigrants
Sam and his wife Ethel hid Cora in the eaves of their_________.
attic
Through a hole is the wall of the attic that Cora is staying in she can see a park where festivals are held every Friday and runaways swing from the_________.
gallows
Cora is stuck in the attic for many
months
Martin and Ethel are tied to a tree and
stoned
Ridgeway packs Cora into his _________ and sets off towards Tennessee.
wagon
One night while Ridgeway buys Cora a new ______ and takes her out to dinner.
dress
As they eat dinner together Ridgeway tells Cora the story of _________'s capture and subsequent death.
Ceasar
Bose man attempts to _______ Cora as they sleep on the road.
rape
Who comes with a group of three black men to rescue Cora from Ridgeway?
Royal
when Sam and Cora are reunited he tells Cora that Terrance Randall is _____.
dead
Sam also tells her that Ridgeway is alive but his _______ is in tatters.
career
A peculiar 10-year-old, he is Ridgeway's driver and a former slave.
Homer
Martin's wife
Ethel Wells
A renowned orator of mixed race
Elijah Lander
A prominent political figure in the farm community
Mingo
Ridgeway is quiet _________ with Cora and capturing her.
obsessed
Cora says that she ______ her mother, but her actions belie the words.
hates
When Cora escapes from the Randall plantation she takes her _____ with her just as her mother did.
yams
Royal is seen as the most _______ character of the book.
heroic
Cora is _________ to become romantically involved with anyone because her mother abondonded her when she was a child.
reluctant
But Cora expresses emotional ______________ in front of Royal.
vulnerability
After Royal's _______ ,Cora admits that she loved him, and she has a dream wherein they consummate their relationship.
death
Cora tries to ______ a child from from Terrance's blows after he spills a drop of wine on his cuff.
sheild