Quiz Me! - Era: Civil War/Reconstruction

Test your knowledge about the Civil War/Reconstruction era.

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When Abraham Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation, he…

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Which of the following is an accurate statement regarding Jefferson Davis?

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Which event is missing in the timeline above?

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This former lawyer lost a Senate race in 1858 but was elected President of the United States in 1860.

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William Carney,  once said, “Previous to the formation of colored troops, I had a strong inclination to prepare myself for the ministry; but when the country called for all persons, I could best serve my God by serving my country and my oppressed brothers.” He fought bravely, being shot four times during the Battle of -

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A member of the 54th Massachusetts Infantry Regiment, this African American was the first to receive the Congressional Medal of Honor.

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What was one key difference between the U.S. Constitution and the Constitution of the Confederate States of America?

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A supporter of President Andrew Johnson’s Reconstruction plan, this civil war general spoke out against equal rights for former slaves.

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What is one way the presidential election of 1876 is unique?

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Which statement below shows the correct sequence of events following the Election of 1860?

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