Status of African Americans from the Civil War Onwards


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The 13th Amendment did which of the following?

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1. What did the Supreme Court's decision in Plessy v. Ferguson do?

2. Which of the following did NOT happen in the years following Reconstruction?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Use these assessments to see what you know about the way African Americans were treated following the Civil War. To pass you must be familiar with related legislation and Reconstruction.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Information assessed includes:

  • Plessy v. Ferguson
  • Effects of Reconstruction
  • Amendment that granted citizenship to all former slaves

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the time period in which African Americans were able to vote and hold office
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on the status of African Americans following the Civil War
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to identify the function of the 13th Amendment

Additional Learning

Status of African Americans from the Civil War Onwards is a lesson that will teach you about the condition of African Americans from the late 1800s to 1965. The covered objectives include:

  • Review Jim Crow laws
  • Understand the effects of Brown v. Board of Education
  • Know about the Civil Rights Movement