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5 Matching questions

  1. The Election of 1848
  2. Laws passed in the South for Free Blacks
  3. Why do people want to pardon?
  4. How does the North feel about the secession?
  5. What did the Confederacy do to solve the problem of the draft?
  1. a The North doesn't want to let the South go and doesn't allow it
  2. b 1. Forced free blacks to register or have white guardians who responsible for their behavior
    2. Free blacks were required to carry papers proving their free status
    3. Laws invoked to exclude blacks from several occupations
  3. c adopted the Conscription Bills
  4. d - Zachary Taylor wins the Election.
    - Taylor proposes to admit California and New Mexico as free states
    - California applied for admission to the Union as a free state
    - The South hates Taylor's initial proposal because they are afraid New Mexico will be a free state as well
    - The South is afraid to become a political minority
    - Southerners accused Taylor of trying to impose the Wilmot Proviso
  5. e (wealthy) people who could actually receive pardons wanted them because they couldn't vote or hold office without it

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Lincoln exercised a pocket veto by refusing to sign the bill before Congress adjourned claiming that he didn't want to be committed to any single Reconstruction plan.
  2. - The Know-Nothings will receive 900,000 votes but don't succeed in the Electoral College
    - People begin to flee after the Election
    - The Republican party forms
  3. - They are segregated in schools
    - Constantly ridiculed day to day
    - Denied memberships in Unions and artisan associations
    - They can't get licenses they need to operate independent businesses
  4. - the Southern economy was less adaptable than the North
    - the Confederacy had to rely on a govt. cash program to produce war materials
  5. 1. In 1816, people wanted to colonize free blacks on a voluntary basis
    2. Claimed that free blacks would always face discrimination and the only humane thing to do was colonize them elsewhere
    3. Free blacks were mixed in their support
    4. Most free blacks oppose the idea

5 True/False questions

  1. What occurs in end of the Election of 1856?- Republican delegates called for a high protective tariff, free homesteads, and federal aid for internal improvements, esp. the transcontinental railroad
    - The South hates it all because it encourages people to move and possibly the states would be free
    - The split of the Democratic party helps Lincoln
    - Lincoln wins 39% of the vote and has the majority of the Electoral vote

          

  2. Why does another war start developing between the North and the South?- The South feels like they have to protect themselves, they don't feel safe, and says the secession is not about slavery

          

  3. Compromise of 1877- Republican delegates called for a high protective tariff, free homesteads, and federal aid for internal improvements, esp. the transcontinental railroad
    - The South hates it all because it encourages people to move and possibly the states would be free
    - The split of the Democratic party helps Lincoln
    - Lincoln wins 39% of the vote and has the majority of the Electoral vote

          

  4. Wade Davis Bill- Northern states had a quota that they each had to meet
    - if the quota was not met, there was a draft in the state
    - states will begin to pay bounties to pay people to volunteer (up to $1000)
    - this encourages people to desert and go elsewhere
    - people could purchase a year long exemption for $300 or hire a substitute

          

  5. Popular Sovereignty- Lewis Cass; Senator of Michigan; Democrat; places the sovereignty doctrine
    - described as "squatter sovereignty" meant that the settlers could vote slavery up or down at the first meeting of a territorial legislature
    - Cass doesn't know if the federal government has the right to regulate slavery;
    - Cass says if the govt. has the right to abolish slavery; they shouldn't
    - Cass wants to keep slavery out of national politics because it will tear the country and the democratic party apart

          

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