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5 Matching questions

  1. How does Clay pass the Compromise?
  2. Know-Nothings
  3. The Whigs
  4. William Lloyd Garrison
  5. Congressional Reconstruction
  1. a 1. will refuse to let Southern Democrats sit in Congress
    2. want to make sure the Southern planter class is
    3. Congress demands that Southern blacks have the right to vote
    4. more harsh than what Lincoln/Johnson would want
  2. b 1. Publishes abolitionist newspaper - The Liberator
    2. Calls for immediate emancipation of all slaves without compensation to the owner
    3. Involved in different reform movements
  3. c - split on sectional lines and very dividd about the Compromise
    - They cannot come up with a party platform in 1852 b/c their beliefs weren't unified
    - tried to receive interest in the nationalist economic policies
    - upset about the influx of Catholics
  4. d - members of a secret, fraternal organization called the Order of the Star-Spangled Banner, founded in NY
    - when members were asked about the organization they responded with "I know nothing."
    - The Order grew in size by 1854, reaching a membership of between 800,000 - 1,500,000
    - political objective was to extend the period of naturalization (5 to 21 years) in order to undercut immigrant voting and to keep aliens in their place
  5. e - Clay will compromise and join with the North and then join with the South to pass the other parts
    - By Sept. 1850, all bills are passed but still no one is satisfied

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. - from Illinois, self-made man who rose from frontier poverty to legal and political prominence
    - embodied the Republican idea of equal opportunity
  2. - passed by the Confederate Congress that declares the all able bodied white males 18-35 were subject to military service
    - later changed the age from 17-50
    - will allow exemptions: civil service; people who work for the government
    - could avoid the draft for a price (300-500) or hire a substitute
    - men were granted an exemption for every 20 slaves they owned
    - teachers also had an exemption
  3. - still a lot people that oppose the war
    - still a bunch of Northern Democrats that believe in state's rights
    - pacifists and abolitionists are glad that the South is gone and don't want to fight
    - Lincoln has to deal with the Liberals and Conservatives
    - Lincoln has to be careful that slave states are antagonized
    - Lincoln has an unpopular war and is an unpopular President
  4. Henry Clay, James Monroe, Abraham Lincoln
  5. - it won complete control of Massachusetts,
    - took power in three more New England states
    - showed signs of becoming the next major political party

5 True/False questions

  1. Dred Scott v. Sanfordpeople who didn't want slavery to expand to new territories but were not an abolitionist party


  2. How did Northerners view the Kansas-Nebraska Act?They viewed it as an abomination because it permitted the possibility of slavery in an area where it had previously been prohibited
    - a violation of the Missouri Compromise


  3. Why does Lincoln change his mind about emancipation?People don't know what role free blacks play in society. The result is the American Colonization Society.


  4. Fourteenth Amendmentpeople who didn't want slavery to expand to new territories but were not an abolitionist party


  5. Denmark Veseylaws passed by southern states immediately after the Civil War to maintain white supremacy by restricting the rights of the newly freed slaves


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