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History 1116 – Thorp Quiz 1 On your answer sheet, indicate the best answer to each question: 1. In Out of This Furnace , the first work Kracha found in America was a. in a slaughter-house c. in an iron-works b. on a railroad d. as a farm-hand 2. The 15 th Amendment to the Constitution a. forbid literacy tests or poll taxes to restrict voting b. prohibited denying the right to vote on the grounds of race c. made African-Americans citizens of the United States d. abolished slavery 3. The Dawes Act was designed to a. confine Indians to reservations b. “Americanize” individual Indians c. control outbreaks of disease in crowded Indian communities d. all of the above 4. Under the sharecropping system a. black workers received a regular salary b. white overseers directed black workers c. black workers set their own hours but might lose their harvest d. blacks could receive free title to their land if they worked it for five years 5. Which statement best describes the difference between Presidential and Congressional Reconstruction? a. Presidential provided more economic aid to freedmen than Congressional did b. Congressional did more to provide freedmen with political equality than Presidential did c. Presidential forced southern states to grant freedmen the right to vote sooner than Congressional did
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