Reparations: Definition & Overview


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Which of these changed the idea of reparations?

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1. Which of these is not a reason why reparations can be tricky?

2. What was the first plan for slavery reparations?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Reparations has been and will continue to be a controversial topic, especially reparations for American slavery. Use these assessments to see what you know about reparations, who has received these types of payments from the American government, and other details from the lesson.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Knowledge of the following will be assessed:

  • What aspects of reparations can be complex
  • Event that changed the idea of reparations
  • Group that received reparations from the American government

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer a question regarding what the first plan for slavery reparations consisted of
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on reparations
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained to identify what the major proponents of reparations for American slavery would like to receive

Additional Learning

Review the lesson titled Reparations: Definition & Overview to learn about reparations. The covered objectives include:

  • Define reparations
  • Review the rationale behind reparations for American slavery
  • Know what bill HR 40 is