5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Kansas-Nebraska Act
- Before 1831, how was slavery viewed?
- Compromise of 1877
- a term used to describe white southerners who were in favor of Reconstruction and the Republican Party after the Civil War...
- b - nativists, people who were native-born, believed in an anti-immigration attitude
- expressed their hatred in bloody anti-Catholic riots, burning churches and convents
- c - Senator Stephen A. Douglas of Illinois proposed a bill to organize the territory west of Missouri and Iowa
- sought up to set up a territorial government in Kansas and Nebraska on the basis of popular sovereignty
- wants to reunite the Democratic Party about Manifest Destiny and the transcontinental railroad
- tried to present it as a "railroad bill" but the South doesn't see it that way
- the South sees it as an anti-slavery bill b/c the South sees Kansas & Nebraska as two free territories
- d - Hayes would be President and southern blacks would be abandoned by their fate
- removal of all federal troops from the former Confederate states
the appointment of at least one Southern Democrat to Hayes's cabinet
- construction of another transcontinental railroad
- legislation to help industrialize the South and get them back on their feet
- e a "necessary evil"
5 Multiple choice questions
- - ratified in 1870, prohibits the denial or abridgment of the right to vote by the federal of state governments on the basis of race, color, or prior condition as a slave.
- intended to guarantee African Americans the right to vote in the South
- - 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
- - the northern and southern delegates were split on the issue of slavery in the territories
- declines after people realize that nativism isn't the answer
- their secrecy comes back to haunt them
- inspired a certain amount of mob violence
- nominated Millard Fillmore as their representative
- It's fought to preserve the Union not abolish slavery.
- Henry Clay, James Monroe, Abraham Lincoln
5 True/False questions
Draft 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
Fourteenth Amendment → -ratified in 1865, prohibiting slavery and involuntary servitude
How are Northern blacks treated? → - ratified in 1868, it provided citizenship to ex-slaves after the Civil War and constitutionally protected equal rights under the law for all citizens.
- Radical Republicans used it to enact a congressional Reconstruction policy in the former Confederate states
William Lloyd Garrison → - from Illinois, self-made man who rose from frontier poverty to legal and political prominence
- embodied the Republican idea of equal opportunity
Why don't Free Soilers want slavery? → - almost as lenient as Lincoln's
- Southerners, those who made 20,000 annually or less, could take an oath of allegience and recieve a pardon
- Wealthy men have to appeal directly to Johnson
- he sets up a governor for each state that meets his standards
- he also declares secession illegal, and repudiates the Condfederate debt
- states had to ratify the 13th Amendment and then they could hold elections and be readmitted to the Union