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5 Matching questions

  1. Black Codes
  2. King Cotton
  3. Carpetbaggers
  4. Nat Turner's Insurrection
  5. Conscription/draft
  1. a During the Civil War, conscription created public unrest and class resentment b/c:
    -immigrants felt like they were drafted more often
    -families lost their breadwinners
    -wealthy could avoid the draft by paying or hiring substitutes
    -men who had over a certain amount of slaves were exempt (to keep order in Southern society and allow for food production)
  2. b 1831 - Slave uprising. A group of 60 slaves led by Nat Turner; who believed he was a divine instrument sent to free his people; killed almost 60 Whites in South Hampton; Virginia. This let to a sensational manhunt in which 100 Blacks were killed. As a result; slave states strengthened measures against slaves and became more united in their support of fugitive slave laws.
  3. c Expression used by Southern authors and orators before the Civil War to indicate the economic dominance of the Southern cotton industry, and that the North needed the South's cotton. In a speech to the Senate in 1858, James Hammond declared, "You daren't make war against cotton! ...Cotton is king!".
  4. d Southern laws designed to restrict the rights of the newly freed black slaves
  5. e A northerner who went to the South immediately after the Civil War; especially one who tried to gain political advantage or other advantages from the disorganized situation in southern states

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. founded in the 1860s in the south; meant to control newly freed slaves through threats and violence
  2. These were a small group of people in 1865 who supported black suffrage. They were led by Senator Charles Sumner and Congressman Thaddeus Stevens. They supported the abolition of slavery and a demanding reconstruction policy during the war and after.
  3. 10% of voters from the last election had to pledge to support the union. Pardon all Confederates except high-ranking officials and those who were cruel to POW's
    However, Congress says, "No," because it appears too lenient.
    LINCOLN DOES NOT WANT TO PUNISH
  4. 1867 - Pushed through congress over Johnson's veto, it gave radical Republicans complete military control over the South and divided the South into five military zones, each headed by a general with absolute power over his district. Required them to draft new constitutions upholding the 14th amendment. A period of radical reconstruction.
  5. Abraham Lincoln did this, which was a court order that forced the detainer of a prisoner to show cause for the prisoner's detention. By suspending the order, the president had the right to arrest anti-Unionists or pro-Southerners.

5 True/False questions

  1. 14th amendmentabolished slavery

          

  2. Border Statesa group of northern Democrats who opposed abolition and sympathized with the South during the Civil War

          

  3. 13th amendmentabolished slavery

          

  4. Civil Rights Acta group of northern Democrats who opposed abolition and sympathized with the South during the Civil War

          

  5. Wilmot ProvisoSouthern laws designed to restrict the rights of the newly freed black slaves

          

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