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The Reconstruction Period Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How did the period of Reconstruction change the representation of African American men?

Question 2 2. Why was the 13th Amendment enacted?

Question 3 3. How did carpetbaggers harm the Reconstruction Period?

Question 4 4. What was the biggest change made by the Democrat-controlled House of Representatives in 1874?

Question 5 5. What was the name given to former Confederates who seized local and state offices in the South?

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Question 6 6. How did the 14th Amendment contradict the policies of President Johnson?

Question 7 7. What did the 13th Amendment accomplish?

Question 8 8. 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 9 9. With which statement would Radical Republicans have most likely agreed?

Question 10 10. Why was President Andrew Johnson impeached?

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Question 11 11. Why are the 13th, 14th, and 15th amendments referred to as the Reconstruction Amendments?

Question 12 12. Marianne immigrated to the United States from Europe in search of better opportunities for herself and her future family. While in the process of applying for US citizenship, Marianne gives birth to a child. Why was the 14th Amendment important to Marianne?

Question 13 13. Which of the following officially ended slavery in the United States?

Question 14 14. Samuel was a slave who worked for a cotton farmer on a plantation in southern Alabama before the Civil War. Samuel was granted freedom, citizenship, and the right to vote during Reconstruction. How could his 15th Amendment rights be worked around?

Question 15 15. Which of the Reconstruction Amendments remains controversial to this day, with constant calls for its revisal?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following would have been a function of the Freedmen's Bureau?

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

Question 18 18. Which would have pleased the Radical Republicans during Reconstruction?

Question 19 19. Which was NOT a mandatory part of the Wade-Davis Bill?

Question 20 20. What was the critical feature of Lincoln's Ten Percent Plan?

The Reconstruction Period Chapter Exam Instructions

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