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Reconstruction (1865-1877): Help and Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why was the 13th Amendment enacted?

Question 2 2. Which statement is NOT a reason why many Native American tribes fought against U.S. troops and attacked white settlers?

Question 3 3. What was the critical feature of Lincoln's Ten Percent Plan?

Question 4 4. Why was Reconstruction a historic era for African Americans?

Question 5 5. Why was President Andrew Johnson impeached?

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Question 6 6. Why was the Civil Rights Act of 1875 deemed unconstitutional?

Question 7 7. Which of the following statements about Booker T. Washington is FALSE?

Question 8 8. The Indian Wars took place _____.

Question 9 9. During Grant's second term, _____ caused the Republican party to be greatly distracted away from the Reconstruction effort.

Question 10 10. How are the 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments referred to?

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Question 11 11. What did the 15th amendment do?

Question 12 12.

Which of these did President Grant support and sign?

I. The 14th Amendment, guaranteeing citizenship to anyone born in the U.S.

II. The 15th Amendment, protecting suffrage regardless of race

III. The Enforcement Act, making it a crime to interfere with another person's vote

Question 13 13. What was the main aim of Redeemers?

Question 14 14. Why did so many of the original homesteaders fail?

Question 15 15. Who were the Buffalo Soldiers?

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Question 16 16. What was a problem with convict leasing?

Question 17 17. Why were wealthy landowners interested in sharecropping?

Question 18 18. Which of these was a consequence of the completion of the transcontinental railroad?

Question 19 19. What was the purpose of the Reconstruction Amendments?

Question 20 20. Why was there conflict between white settlers and Native Americans in the West?

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Question 21 21. How did President Grant deal with the Ku Klux Klan and other similar organizations?

Question 22 22. African American politicians had the greatest influence…

Question 23 23. With which group did Johnson most closely align?

Question 24 24. Which was NOT a mandatory part of the Wade-Davis Bill?

Question 25 25. What was the Compromise of 1877?

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Question 26 26. Why were women excluded from the proceedings at the General Anti Slavery Conference in London in 1840?

Question 27 27. Which is true of the Homestead Act?

Question 28 28. Which of the following would have been a function of the Freedmen's Bureau?

Question 29 29. Which of the following was NOT a goal of Lincoln's Reconstruction plan?

Question 30 30. How do the majority of modern historians view the involvement of President Grant in several scandals?

Reconstruction (1865-1877): Help and Review Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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