5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- What did the Confederacy do to solve the problem of the draft?
- Even though the Black Codes were declared unconstitutional, blacks were more likely to....?
- When is slavery abolished in the North?
- Fort Sumter
- Fugitive Slave Law
- a - be charged with crimes than whites
- more likely to be convicted and receive a longer jail sentence than whites
- b - led by Pierre G. T. Beauregard
- after 34 hours the Union forces rendered
- The Confederates/The South wins
- c By 1831
- d adopted the Conscription Bills
- e - 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
5 Multiple choice questions
- - 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
- -the North's economy was strong at the core
- it's factories and farms could produce enough provisions without hurting the civilian population
- term the Southerners used to describe the Northerners that moved to the South during Reconstruction
- 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.
- - passed by Congress in July 1864, requiring that 50 percent of the voters take an oath of future loyalty before the restoration process could begin
- once that occurred, those who could swear they never willingly supported the Confederacy could vote in an election for delegates to a constitutional convention
5 True/False questions
During the first year of war, the South had... → more than enough volunteers and had to reject 200,000
Why did most free blacks oppose the American Colonization Society? → The devastation of the southern economy forced many women to play a more public and economic role, forming reform groups and organizations.
The Election of 1860 → - 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
What happens during the Election of 1856? → - it unites the Northern opposition to the South
- also forces everyone to take sides
- The middle states will now secede and join the Confederacy.
Why were volunteers reluctant to reenlist after their first year of war? → - the Southern economy was less adaptable than the North
- the Confederacy had to rely on a govt. cash program to produce war materials