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lincols plan

ten percent plan. specified that a southern state could be readmitred into the union once 10 percent of its voters

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johnsons plan

secession, abolishes slavery, repudiated confed debts

3

black codes

laws passed by southern states after civil war which targeted AAs rights

4

KKK

group of AA terrorists who committed awful crimes towards blacks and protested their freedom

5

10% requirement

abes plan

6

radical repubs

faction of politicians that were repubs until the end of the reconstruction

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andrew johnson

17 pres. became pres at time of lincols assasination

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13 14 14 amends

slavery illegal
states cant take away rights withour due process
all men can vote no matter what color

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impeachment

can remove pres from office if accused of unlawful activity

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carpetbaggers

a northern who mived to the south after the war during reconstruction

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scalawags

southern whites who suppored reconstructions "traders"

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comp of 1877

purported informal unwritted deal that settled 1876 us election. resulted in national gov pulling troops from south

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aftermath of civ war

bad. ruined.