Reconstruction Zone After The Civil War

24 Questions | Total Attempts: 203

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Can the country be put back together after the Civil War? Write down the questions that you missed.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    ___________________ was the time period of rebuilding after the Civil War. 
  • 2. 
    Republicans were reluctant to let Southern representatives join Congress because most of them were _________________ leaders during the Civil War.
  • 3. 
    ___________________ was a system where poor farmers could rent out equipment to pay the land owner back with the crops grown.
  • 4. 
    ______________________ (last name) had a plan for Reconstruction that required the lowest amount of state residents to take the loyalty oath. 
  • 5. 
    ____________ (last name) was the assassin of President Lincoln.
  • 6. 
    The __________ amendment made slavery illegal throughout the U.S.
  • 7. 
    The 14th amendment had the support of the radical wing of this political party.
  • 8. 
    Even the members of this secret society had guaranteed equal protection under the 14th amendment.
  • 9. 
    The 14th amendment centers on equal __________________ rights for most Americans (11 letters)
  • 10. 
    Congress had strong reservations against this member of the executive branch (last name)
  • 11. 
    Separation of powers means that we have ____ strong branches of government that balance each other out (number please) 
  • 12. 
    The ____ amendment did not help women or Native Americans to vote, however. 
  • 13. 
    ___________________ was the main goal of Jim Crow legislation
  • 14. 
    The ________________ Acts were a set of laws that involved support for the 14th amendment and a military presence as well.
  • 15. 
    Plessy v. Ferguson established the ______________ but equal argument that further legalized segregation. 
  • 16. 
    The ________ South showed that the Democratic Party knew how to exercise its strength in numbers. 
  • 17. 
    The _______ South showed a more diverse economy, namely with more textile manufacturing plants.
  • 18. 
    The ______________ clause was designed to keep entire generation of former slaves from voting. 
  • 19. 
    A _______ tax was another roadblock to the effectiveness of the 15th amendment.
  • 20. 
    Under sharecropping, it was extremely hard for the farmers to get out of ________ (4 letter economic term).
  • 21. 
    The official act of pardoning was called this.
  • 22. 
    This laws required unfair work contracts. (two words)
  • 23. 
    This was the KKK's primary weapon against freedom (8 letters)
  • 24. 
    The Compromise of ____ signaled the end of Reconstruction. (year)