Reconstruction

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Reconstruction Quiz


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  • 1. 
    What was Reconstruction?
    • A. 

      Time of rebuilding the nation after the Civil War

    • B. 

      Time of creating buildings after the Civil War

    • C. 

      Time of building more railroads after the Civil War

    • D. 

      Time of building more factories after the Civil War

  • 2. 
    What was the 13th Amendment?
    • A. 

      Gave woman the right to vote

    • B. 

      Gave black men the right to vote

    • C. 

      Ended slavery

    • D. 

      Gave black men citizenship

  • 3. 
    What was the 14th Amendment?
    • A. 

      Gave women the right to vote

    • B. 

      Gave black men the right to vote

    • C. 

      Ended slavery

    • D. 

      Gave black men citizenship

  • 4. 
    What was the 15th Amendment?
    • A. 

      Gave women the right to vote

    • B. 

      Gave black men the right to vote

    • C. 

      Ended slavery

    • D. 

      Gave black men citizenship

  • 5. 
    What is segregation?
    • A. 

      Separation of men

    • B. 

      Separation of the races

    • C. 

      Separation of children

    • D. 

      Separation of women

  • 6. 
    What were black codes?
    • A. 

      Laws to control blacks

    • B. 

      Laws to control women

    • C. 

      Laws to control men

    • D. 

      Laws to control children

  • 7. 
    Sharecropping and Tenant Farming were very similar to?
    • A. 

      Indentured servanthood

    • B. 

      Slavery

    • C. 

      Colonialism

    • D. 

      Industrialization

  • 8. 
    The Freedmen's Bureau provided all the following services to former slaves and poor whites except:
    • A. 

      Schools

    • B. 

      Job and job training

    • C. 

      Food

    • D. 

      Guns

  • 9. 
    Which of the ideas below did the Radical Republicans believe in?
    • A. 

      More freedoms for African Americans

    • B. 

      Leniency for former Confederate soldiers

    • C. 

      Slowing down Reconstruction

    • D. 

      Preventing African Americans from holding office

  • 10. 
    Which person was one of the first African Americans elected to the U.S. Senate?
    • A. 

      Tunis Campbell

    • B. 

      Austin Dabney

    • C. 

      Henry McNeal Turner

    • D. 

      Andrew Johnson

  • 11. 
    Why did the Supreme Court allow Southern states to practice segregation?
    • A. 

      They decided it was an issue of states' rights

    • B. 

      They allowed it if accommodations were "separate but equal"

    • C. 

      The justices said black codes were illegal and banned them

    • D. 

      They believed it would decrease violence