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Ch 32: The Reconstruction Period

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Get a better understanding of the Reconstruction Period with this chapter on Abraham Lincoln's legacy, Andrew Johnson's impeachment, and more. These brief lessons and quizzes are easy to use and can help you prepare for an exam or test your understanding of this topic.

The Reconstruction Period - Chapter Summary

By working through these lessons, you can deepen your knowledge of the Reconstruction Period. For instance, you can learn about Reconstruction Amendments and the pursuit of political equality for African Americans. This interactive chapter can also assist you with understanding why Southerners did not welcome the reconstruction of the South. After reviewing the lessons, you should be ready to:

  • Discuss Abraham Lincoln's plans for reconstruction of the south
  • Explain the nature of the conflict between Andrew Jackson and Congress
  • Recall why the 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments to the U.S. Constitution were ratified
  • Discuss problems that arose during the reconstruction of the South

These lessons can assist you with quickly getting up to speed on the Reconstruction Period, and the included quizzes can test your retention. Conveniently, you can skip topics and study only the lessons you need.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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