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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. __________ efforts generally offers African Americans a greater chance of holding office and holding some sort of political power.
2. In South Carolina, about 55% of the state legislature was filled by ______________, including many blacks.
(c) Uninformed men.
(d) Freed men.
3. The _________, which sought skilled and unskilled laborers of all parties, races, and sexes, expanded from larger cities into the rural South.
(a) United Laborers.
(b) Greenback Movement.
(c) Knights of Labor.
(d) Agricultural Wheel.
4. Disappointment with the __________ increased the interest in emigration of African Americans.
(a) White man.
(b) Democratic Party.
(c) Republican Party.
(d) Voting system.
5. Members of the opposition parties would use ___________, intimidation, and violence to induce blacks not to vote.
(b) Jail time.
Short Answer Questions
1. _____________ often left illiterate and poorer individuals vulnerable to harassment and disenfranchisement.
2. It was as enforcers that black __________ may have made their most influential and powerful contributions to developing political communities.
3. Blacks who attempted to or did vote _________________ were met with harsh reprisals and sanctions.
4. Some black leaders, while sympathetic, were hesitant to support and to endorse ___________.
5. The ________ attacked and murdered local leaders and organizers, intimidated party supporters, and tried to force out objectionable office holders.
Short Essay Questions
1. Black groups began to challenge the Democratic and conservative rule, how were these challenges waged most aggressively?
2. Where was the emigration sentiment the most powerful, according to Hahn's research?
3. Where did black officeholders seem to be present the most often?
4. What organization was said to be a necessary response to the formation of the Union League?
5. Who did the emigration movements of the 1870s gain the most support from?
6. What was happening in order to prevent black men from registering to vote and actually voting?
7. What did African Americans understand clearly about the democracy of the United States?
8. Where were lynchings most likely to occur, according to Hahn's findings in this book?
9. Who did the KKK first attract to be a part of their membership in the early stages of formation?
10. Why is it impossible to define a typical Klan experience?
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