For this self check activity consider that there are two different types of resistance, active and passive. After reading the definitions and examples complete the self check activity to review the scenarios. 

Active Resistance- An overt action or rebellion to a situation.

Passive Resistance- A subtle, sometimes unnoticed, action used to resist  a situation.

Examples of Slave resistance:

·         Setting fire to the Master’s home or fields.

·         Murder of Overseer or Master

·         Running Away

 ·        Committing suicide

·        Breaking Tools 

·         Faking sick

·         Lying to the master, working very slowly, or acting “stupid”- not understanding what the master wanted the slave to do