US Expansion, Civil War & Reconstruction Period Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What did the Emancipation Proclamation grant?

Question 2 2. Which of the following was an effect of the Emancipation Proclamation?

Question 3 3. Which of the following events did NOT come before the Emancipation Proclamation?

Question 4 4. Which of the following statements about the Civil War is NOT true?

Question 5 5. What was the main reason that the focus on slavery started?

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Question 6 6. Why was the 13th Amendment enacted?

Question 7 7. What was the name given to former Confederates who seized local and state offices in the South?

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

Question 9 9. How did carpetbaggers harm the Reconstruction Period?

Question 10 10. What was the biggest change made by the Democrat-controlled House of Representatives in 1874?

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Question 11 11. The Mexican-American War waged over the right to claim

Question 12 12. Manifest Destiny is the term used to describe

Question 13 13. Who coined the term Manifest Destiny?

Question 14 14. Which Native American nation was displaced in the Trail of Tears?

Question 15 15. From whom did the U.S. gain Oregon?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following was an important individual that helped cause the Civil War?

Question 17 17. Which of the following is NOT a political factor leading to the Civil War?

Question 18 18. Why is the attack on Charles Sumner a significant event in the buildup to the Civil War?

Question 19 19. _____ was the first state to secede.

Question 20 20. In terms of economic factors, why did the South feel exploited by the North?

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Question 21 21. Which state's admission to the Union caused the Compromise of 1850?

Question 22 22. What did the Missouri Compromise accomplish?

Question 23 23. Before the Civil War, where was the issue of slavery really becoming a divisive topic?

Question 24 24. What did the Kansas-Nebraska Act do to the Missouri Compromise?

Question 25 25. What two wars defined the beginning and end of the Antebellum Period?

US Expansion, Civil War & Reconstruction Period Chapter Exam Instructions

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