• Study guide Civil War and Reconstruction


    1 What did the Compromise of 1850 accomplish?

    2 Create a time line with the following events:

                Compromise of 1850, Missouri Compromise, John Brown’s Raid, Kansas Nebraska Act, Bleeding Kansas, California became a state

    3 Define popular sovereignty

    4 What was the Dred Scott Decision

    5 name two long term causes and the immediate cause of Southern Secession in 1860

    6 What was the Anaconda Plan?

    7 Name the intended and actual effects of the Emancipation Proclamation. How were the intended effects actually accomplished?

    8 What did Florida contribute to the southern cause during the Civil War?

    9 look over the History Alive graphing activity and be prepared to comment on it.

    10 Look over the notes and be prepared to talk about the major consequences of the Civil War

    11 prepare a Venn diagram of the Lincoln/Johnson plans and the Radical Republican plan for reconstruction

    12 What were the reconstruction governments of the South like?

    13 There were three amendments to the Constitution passed immediately after the Civil War. What were they? And what did they each accomplish?

    14 What were the Black Codes? How did they differ from the Jim Crow laws?