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  • 1. 
    Which state/territory had the greatest percentage of its area as Indian reservation land in the mid-1890s?
    • A. 

      Oklahoma

    • B. 

      Nebraska

    • C. 

      Whyoming

    • D. 

      Oregon

  • 2. 
    All of the following statements about sharecropping are true EXCEPT:
    • A. 

      Landlords typically owned stores where tenant farmers had to shop.

    • B. 

      It forced southern blacks to be more economically dependent on whites.

    • C. 

      Only blacks were relegated to existence as sharecroppers.

    • D. 

      Sharecroppers generally gave up 50% of their crop to landlords.

  • 3. 
    Emancipation of the serfs in Russia:
    • A. 

      Was done during a brief period when Russia had a democratic government.

    • B. 

      Left most serfs still legally tied to the land.

    • C. 

      Allowed serfs to freely migrate to cities.

    • D. 

      Occurred decades before slavery ended in the United States.

  • 4. 
    In the period 1869–1873, the state government of Mississippi succeeded in:
    • A. 

      Their efforts to segregate all public facilities.

    • B. 

      Passing education, judicial, and public health reforms.

    • C. 

      Opposing federal amendments to the Constitution.

    • D. 

      Reducing the state’s budgetary debt.