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Reconstruction (1865-1877) Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which did President Grant accomplish?

Question 2 2. Which was NOT a mandatory part of the Wade-Davis Bill?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is a profile of a person that likely opposed the opinions of Radical Republicans in the times of President Andrew Johnson?

Question 4 4. When was the transcontinental railroad completed?

Question 5 5. Which Amendment guaranteed universal male suffrage in the United States?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following would have been a function of the Freedmen's Bureau?

Question 7 7. The Indian Wars took place _____.

Question 8 8. How did the period of Reconstruction change the representation of African American men?

Question 9 9. What was the purpose of the Reconstruction Amendments?

Question 10 10. African American politicians had the greatest influence…

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Question 11 11. How did Andrew Johnson's Reconstruction policy compare to Abraham Lincoln's?

Question 12 12. Which statement is NOT a reason why many Native American tribes fought against U.S. troops and attacked white settlers?

Question 13 13. What was a problem with convict leasing?

Question 14 14. Which was Sitting Bull's claim to fame?

Question 15 15. Which is true of Johnson's impeachment?

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Question 16 16. Why was President Andrew Johnson impeached?

Question 17 17. How were Black Codes and Jim Crow laws similar?

Question 18 18. Which was an unintended effect of the Homestead Act?

Question 19 19. How do the majority of modern historians view the involvement of President Grant in several scandals?

Question 20 20. How did Radical Republicans gain control of Reconstruction?

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Question 21 21. What did the 13th amendment do?

Question 22 22. Which of these was a consequence of the completion of the transcontinental railroad?

Question 23 23. '…if there ever was a time when the white people of this state, the men in whose veins flows the blood of the ruling races of the world, should rise & with one unanimous voice protest against the domination about to the piled upon them the present is that time.' This quote, spoken in 1874, best represents which group?

Question 24 24.

How did churches represent progress for African Americans after the Civil War?

I. They were the first institutions fully controlled by blacks for themselves.

II. They helped organize and advocate for many social and political activities.

III. They welcomed blacks for the first time into Christianity.

Question 25 25. What was the Radical Republicans' basic goal?

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Question 26 26. What did the 13th Amendment accomplish?

Question 27 27. Why were women excluded from the proceedings at the General Anti Slavery Conference in London in 1840?

Question 28 28. Which is NOT true of the Wade-Davis Bill?

Question 29 29. With which statement would Radical Republicans have most likely agreed?

Question 30 30. What was the biggest change made by the Democrat-controlled House of Representatives in 1874?

Reconstruction (1865-1877) Chapter Exam Instructions

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