Civil War Vocabulary MCQ Quiz! Trivia

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Civil War Vocabulary MCQ Quiz! Trivia

What do you know about the Civil War? There are many complex words that one will come across as they learn about the war that almost tore America apart. Do you know some of the people that led to this war being won and slavery being abolished? In this quiz, you will test out how good you are when it comes to an understanding of the different words and what they mean. Do give it a try and see which new ones you will learn.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Amnesty
    • A. 

      To take away the right to vote

    • B. 

      An official pardon

    • C. 

      A command

  • 2. 
    Transcontinental railroad
    • A. 

      Secret white society who oposed african americans of obtaining civil rights and especially sufferage

    • B. 

      Northern born republicans who moved South after the war

    • C. 

      A railine that ran across the entire continent

  • 3. 
    Anarchists
    • A. 

      People who opposed all forms of government

    • B. 

      Process of reuniting the nation and rebuilding the southern states in absence of slavery

    • C. 

      To charge a person of wrong doing while in office

  • 4. 
    Poll tax
    • A. 

      Process of reuniting the nation and rebuilding the southern states in absence of slavery

    • B. 

      Special tax people had to pay before they could vote

    • C. 

      White southern republicans

  • 5. 
    Reconstruction
    • A. 

      Process of reuniting the nation and rebuilding the southern states in absence of slavery

    • B. 

      Secret white society who opposed african americans of obtaining civil rights and especially suffrage

    • C. 

      White southern republicans

  • 6. 
    Scalawags
    • A. 

      Forced seperation of whites and blacks in public places

    • B. 

      A command

    • C. 

      White southern republicans

  • 7. 
    Disenfranchise
    • A. 

      To take away the right to vote

    • B. 

      Northern born republicans who moved south after the war

    • C. 

      Person who farms land they rented

  • 8. 
    Ku Klux Klan
    • A. 

      Secret white society who oposed african americans of obtaining civil rights and especially sufferage

    • B. 

      To charge a person of wrong doing while in office

    • C. 

      Person who worked the owners land and returned a share of the crops in return

  • 9. 
    Sharecropper
    • A. 

      Northern born republicans who moved south after the war

    • B. 

      Person who farms land they rented

    • C. 

      Person who worked the owners land and returned a share of the crops in return

  • 10. 
    Impeach
    • A. 

      To charge a person of wrong doing while in office

    • B. 

      A command

    • C. 

      White southern republicans

  • 11. 
    Segregation
    • A. 

      Forced separation of blacks and whites in public places

    • B. 

      Person who worked the owners land and received a share of crops in return

    • C. 

      A rail line that ran across the entire continent

  • 12. 
    Mandate
    • A. 

      People who opposed all forms of government

    • B. 

      Forced separation of blacks and whites in public places

    • C. 

      A command

  • 13. 
    Carpetbaggers
    • A. 

      Northern born republicans who moved south after the war

    • B. 

      Person who worked the owners land and returned a share of the crops in return

    • C. 

      White southern republicans

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