Reconstruction After the Civil War Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following was an improvement in African American life during the Reconstruction?

Question 2 2. Why was Reconstruction a historic era for African Americans?

Question 3 3. Why did the Ku Klux Klan emerge after the Civil War?

Question 4 4. What was at issue in the Supreme Court cases over the Fourteenth Amendment?

Question 5 5. How did Radical Republicans gain control of Reconstruction?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following statements is true?

Question 7 7. During Grant's second term, _____ caused the Republican party to be greatly distracted away from the Reconstruction effort.

Question 8 8. What did the 15th amendment do?

Question 9 9. Why was the 13th Amendment so important?

Question 10 10. In what way was Alonzo Herndon a leader?

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Question 11 11. What is a carpetbagger?

Question 12 12. How did the 14th Amendment contradict the policies of President Johnson?

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

Question 14 14. What were the terms of the Compromise of 1877?

Question 15 15. All of the following were individuals who found success through the abolition of slavery and the reconstruction EXCEPT which one?

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Question 16 16. Which action led to Andrew Johnson's impeachment?

Question 17 17. Which of the following was NOT a goal of Lincoln's Reconstruction plan?

Question 18 18. Which of the following best describes the creation of the Ku Klux Klan?

Question 19 19. What was the critical feature of Lincoln's Ten Percent Plan?

Question 20 20. What formed the basis of Southern complaints after the Civil War?

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

Question 22 22. Which of the following best reflects Lincoln's beliefs on the reconstruction of the South after the war ended?

Question 23 23. What was the Compromise of 1877?

Question 24 24. Which of the following is NOT a reason why the Republican party begin to lose power in the 1870s?

Question 25 25. Which was NOT a mandatory part of the Wade-Davis Bill?

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Question 26 26. With which group did Johnson most closely align?

Question 27 27. Which of the following guaranteed all citizens the right to vote, regardless of race?

Question 28 28. Which of the following best characterizes Andrew Johnson's continuation of Lincoln's reconstruction plans?

Question 29 29. What was the purpose of the Reconstruction Amendments?

Question 30 30. What was the sharecropping system in the South like?

Reconstruction After the Civil War Chapter Exam Instructions

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