Standards 48-49 Reconstruction Question Preview (ID: 37506)


Which of the following BEST describes the goal of Radical Reconstruction?
a) To give power and control back to white Southerners
b) To end slavery but not create equality between the races
c) Create equality between blacks and whites
d) Punish the South for their participation in the Civil War

What group wanted to recreate white supremacy in the South?
a) Carpetbaggers
b) Freedmen's Bureau
c) Ku Klux Klan
d) Radical Reconstructionists

Which of the following is NOT an act of the Ku Klux Klan?
a) Intimidating teachers who educated black students
b) Murdering blacks and those who supported them
c) Intimidating blacks to keep them from voting
d) Paying people to not vote

What were laws that were created to segregate blacks and keep them from voting?
a) Jim Crow Laws
b) Segregation Codes
c) Black Codes
d) Civil Rights Codes

What amendment gave birthright citizenship to former slaves?
a) 13th
b) 14th
c) 15th
d) 16th

What amendment allowed men of all races to vote?
a) 13th
b) 14th
c) 15th
d) 16th

What amendment abolished slavery?
a) 13th
b) 14th
c) 15th
d) 16th

Which of the following were conditions according to the Reconstruction Act of 1867?
a) New states had to ratify the 14th amendment
b) The South was divided in military districts
c) Blacks had to be permitted to participate in the government
d) All answers are correct

What were northerners called who moved to the South after the Civil War to take advantage and make money?
a) Scalawags
b) Carpetbaggers
c) Jim Crows
d) Radical Reconstructionists

What are laws that were meant to control former slaves and keep them in a slave-like state?
a) Jim Crow Laws
b) Segregation Codes
c) Black Codes
d) Carpetbaggers

Which of the following BEST describes how Johnson's Presidential Reconstruction?
a) Give power and land back to the white Southerners who had previously controlled things
b) Force the South to include African-Americans in the government
c) Force the South to give land and rights to African-Americans
d) Refuse to let the Southern states rejoin the Union until they had elected black officials

What is the time period following the Civil War referred to as?
a) Rebuilding
b) Reconstruction
c) Reforming
d) Radicalism

Who became President following Lincoln's assassination?
a) Andrew Jackson
b) Andrew Johnson
c) Rutherford B. Hayes
d) Ulysses S. Grant

What was the purpose of the Freedmen's Bureau?
a) Provide schools for blacks
b) Provide health care for blacks
c) Provide food and shelter for blacks
d) All answers are correct

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