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1

What organization provided food, education and other help to freedmen until 1872?

Freedmen's Bureau

2

Which constitutional amendment was the primary issue during the 1866 elections?

14th amendment

3

Who replaced Andrew Johnson as President of the United States?

Ulysses S. Grant

4

What was the ratio of Republican to Democrats in Congress after the 1866 elections?

3:1

5

Which constitutional amendment ensures "equal protection under the law"?

14th amendment

6

What are the 4 groups that were targeted by the Ku Klux Klan during Radical Reconstruction?

1) freedmen
2) scalawags
3) federal troops
4) carpet baggers

7

What was the term for White Southerners who supported Radical Reconstruction?

Scalawags

8

Which constitutional amendment guaranteed that all mean could vote regardless of their race?

15th amendment

9

Which of the following did Congress do during Radical Reconstruction?

Impeach President Andrew Johnson

10

Which Congressional law did President Johnson violate when he fired the secretary of war?

The secretary of war canNOT be removed without the Senate's permission

11

What was the term for the Northerners who helped to enact changes in the South?

Carpetbagger

12

What do sharecroppers have to give to their employers in return for using their land, seed, tools and work animals?

They have to work the land for a share of the crops
(Their labor)

13

Describe the compromise between Rutherford B. Hayes and southern Democrats?

Federal troops who withdraw from the south and Hayes would become president.