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Question 1: ________, embittered by the corruption of the Grant administration, joined the new party, which nominated editor Horace Greeley.
John Quincy AdamsCharles SumnerDaniel WebsterEdward Everett

Question 2: Only one person—Captain Henry Wirz, the commandant of the prison camp in ________—was executed for war crimes.
Leslie, GeorgiaAmericus, GeorgiaPlains, GeorgiaAndersonville, Georgia

Question 3: As early as 1868 Supreme Court Chief Justice ________, a leading Radical during the war, concluded that:
Charles FosterThomas CorwinWarren G. HardingSalmon P. Chase

Question 4: ________: Texas and Louisiana, under Generals Philip Sheridan and Winfield Scott Hancock
Fifth Military District4th Cavalry Regiment (United States)American Civil WarUnited States

Question 5: What does the following picture show?

  The debate over reconstruction and the Freedman's Bureau was nationwide. This 1866 Pennsylvania election poster alleged that the Bureau kept the Negro in idleness at the expense of the hard working white taxpayer. A racist caricature of an African American is depicted.[64]
  The southern economy had been ruined by the war. Charleston, South Carolina: Broad Street, 1865
  A political cartoon of Andrew Johnson and Abraham Lincoln, 1865, entitled "The Rail Splitter At Work Repairing the Union." The caption reads (Johnson): Take it quietly Uncle Abe and I will draw it closer than ever. (Lincoln): A few more stitches Andy and the good old Union will be mended.
  A Harper's Magazine political cartoon alleging Ku Klux Klan and White League opposition to Reconstruction

Question 6: The ________ hit the Southern economy hard and disillusioned many Republicans who had gambled that railroads would pull the South out of its poverty.
Panic of 1873Panic of 1907Panic of 1819Financial crisis of 2007–2010

Question 7: ________ The Sequel of Appomattox, A Chronicle of the Reunion of the States(1918).
Auburn UniversityWilliam Archibald DunningWalter Lynwood FlemingJames T. Rapier

Question 8: Similarly, the Red Shirts, another paramilitary group, arose in 1875 in ________ and the Carolinas.
FloridaAlabamaGeorgia (U.S. state)Mississippi

Question 9: Materials free under the ________ license.
Open-source softwareCreative Commons licensesCreative CommonsCopyleft

Question 10: Reconstruction policies were debated in the North when the war began, and commenced in earnest after the ________, issued on January 1, 1863.
Emancipation ProclamationJohn Brown (abolitionist)American Civil WarHarriet Tubman

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