• 1. 
    What was the purpose of the Reconstruction?

  • To rebuild the industry of the northern states
  • To keep the southern states from becoming powerful again
  • To tax the southern states as punishment for the war
  • To help the southern states become a part of the Union again.
  • 2. 
    Which of the following was NOT part of the plan that Abraham Lincoln had for Reconstruction?

  • That any southerner who took an oath to the Union would be given a pardon
  • That only 10% of voters in a state had to agree to support the Union
  • That the plantation owners of the South could keep their slaves for five years
  • That all states had to agree to outlaw slavery
  • 3. 
    Was President Johnson easier or harder on the Southern states and President Lincoln?

  • About the same
  • He had no opinion
  • Harder
  • Easier
  • 4. 
    What were the Black Codes?

  • Codes that black people in the South had to live by or they would lose their freedom.
  • Civil Rights laws that made it easier for former slaves to adapt to their new lives.
  • Laws made by Lincoln to protect former slaves.
  • Laws in the South that made it difficult for black people to get jobs, vote, and go to school.
  • 5. 
    Which amendment to the US Constitution outlawed slavery in all of the United States?

  • 5th
  • 13th
  • 1st
  • 4th
  • 6. 
    What did the 15th amendment to the Constitution guarantee?

  • The right for all men to vote regardless of race
  • The right for all people to be free from slavery
  • That all men and women were protected equally by the law regardless of race
  • The right to a fair trial
  • 7. 
    What was the first southern state to be readmitted to the Union?

  • Tennessee
  • Georgia
  • North Carolina
  • Virginia
  • 8. 
    What year was the last southern state finally readmitted into the Union and the United States was truly united again?

  • 1871
  • 1870
  • 1867
  • 1865
  • 9. 
    Who were carpetbaggers?

  • Southerners who became republicans
  • Northerners who were against the Civil War
  • Southerners who moved to the North to escape the rebuilding
  • Northerners who moved to South to make money off of the Reconstruction
  • 10. 
    True or False: When the reconstruction ended, many of the Civil Rights laws were reversed by the new state governments.

  • TRUE
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