Lincoln's Views On Reconstruction

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  • 1. 
    Fill in the Blank: Lincoln issued the _____, which says that most, if not all, Confederates can receive amnesty.
  • 2. 
    Fill in the Blank: Lincoln created the [Blank], which allows a state to enter the Union if so many white males voted to join the Union. Follow Up Question: If 545 white males vote in one state, how many of them would have to vote in favor for rejoining the Union for this to be allowed? [Blank]
  • 3. 
    Fill in the Blank: Since the rejoining of the Union states and the Confederate states was a controversial topic, _____ and Congress had heated battles while trying to decide how the seceded states should rejoin the Union.
  • 4. 
    Fill in the Blank: Congress created the ___ Solution to help decide which states could enter the Union.
  • 5. 
    Fill in the Blank: Lincoln was a ___.
    • A. 

      Libertarian

    • B. 

      Democrat

    • C. 

      Radical Republican

    • D. 

      Republican

  • 6. 
    Complete the Following Phrase: Lincoln believed strongly that...
    • A. 

      The Confederates should pay larges punishments and fines for any and all crimes committed

    • B. 

      All Confederates should be welcomed into the Union with minimal repercussions

    • C. 

      The only way to be welcomed back into the Union is to serve punishments.

    • D. 

      The Confederacy should burn and should never be reunited with the Union

    • E. 

      McDonalds serves healthy food

  • 7. 
    True or False: Lincoln agreed with the Radical Republicans about what the Union should do with the Confederates after the Civil War was over.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Fill in the Blank: Lincoln believed that ____ should be able to join the Union.
    • A. 

      All

    • B. 

      All landowning people

    • C. 

      Everyone; without repercussions

    • D. 

      Ex- Confederates only

    • E. 

      White men who took an oath to show alliance

  • 9. 
    True or False: The Radical Republicans thought that the Confederacy should be treated harshly for fighting against the Union during the Civil War.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Select the groups/ people who generally agreed with Lincoln
    • A. 

      Most common folk who were not involved with politics

    • B. 

      Congress

    • C. 

      Andrew Johnson

    • D. 

      The Radical Republicans

    • E. 

      Mickey Mouse