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5 Matching questions

  1. Why were the Confederate soldiers becoming undernourished?
  2. How did the decision of the Court in the Dred Scott case help the Republicans?
  3. Emancipation Proclamation
  4. What was Lincoln's response to the Wade Davis Bill?
  5. The Election of 1860
  1. a - issued in Sept. 1862, and then Jan. 1 1863 declares that all slaves in Confederate states in rebellion will be free and will also allow blacks to join the military - 180,000 serve
  2. b -due to the Union blockade
    - the railroad wasn't transporting goods, it was transporting troops
    - when the North penetrated the South, it left gaps in the system
  3. c 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.
  4. d - 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
  5. e it helped the Republicans build support on claiming that slave power was dominating all branches of the federal government and attempting to use the Constitution to achieve it's own goals

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. - Suspected fugitives were denied a jury trial, the right to testify on their own behalf, and other basic constitutional rights
    - There were no effective safeguards against falsely identifying fugitives or kidnapping free black slaves
    - If a judge decides the accused is a runaway slave, the judge receives 10 dollars; if the judge decides the accused is not a runaway slave, the judge receives 5 dollars
  2. He changes his mind because:
    - slave labor is helping the South
    - Northern public opinion has shifted in favor of emancipation
    - the morale in the North is going down and Lincoln wants to give a moral cause to fight the war
    - by making it a "war good", it prevents England and France to joining with the Confederacy
    - there was a military necessity
  3. laws passed by southern states immediately after the Civil War to maintain white supremacy by restricting the rights of the newly freed slaves
  4. to invade and conquer the South into submission by blocking the Southern coasts, seizing control of the Mississippi, and cutting off supplies of food and other essential commodities
  5. By 1831

5 True/False questions

  1. What did the Confederacy do to solve the problem of the draft?It decided that the federal government was supreme over the states and authority to act on all matters affecting the general welfare.

          

  2. How do the Southern states prove that they are unrepentant?- the Southern economy was less adaptable than the North
    - the Confederacy had to rely on a govt. cash program to produce war materials

          

  3. Tenure of Office Act- 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. What were the effects of the K-N Act?- It seemed to permit slavery and that the South were given something that North wasn't.
    - showed that popular sovereignty can't solve the slavery issue
    - shatters the The Whig party and it collapses
    - helps to establish the Know-Nothings

          

  5. Even though the Black Codes were declared unconstitutional, blacks were more likely to....?They hate it and can't bear up with the constant opposition.

          

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