Need help is US history.
1.There were a number of political, economic, and social challenges
facing the United States after the Civil War.
What was primarily a social challenge?
- incorporating freed slaves into the post-Civil War South
- restoring the devalued currency of the Confederacy
- rebuilding the destroyed southern infrastructure
- managing the growth and increased centralization of the federal government
2.What was the result of the Confederate attack on Fort Sumter, South Carolina, on April 12, 1861?
- President Lincoln called up militia to help put down the rebellion.
- The Civil War began and President Davis sent troops to Richmond.
- President Lincoln and President Davis held a series of talks to avert war and settle the issues.
- The Union forces repelled the attack and the fort remained in Union hands.
3.What best describes Michigan, Minnesota, Iowa, and Oregon during the Civil War?
- border states
- organized territories
- Confederate states
- Union states
4.What was not an element of Abraham Lincoln's platform in 1860?
- making slavery legal in U.S. territories
- building a transcontinental railroad
- passing a homestead act for western settlement
- stopping the spread of slavery
5.Which ruling did the Supreme Court make in the Dred Scott decision?
- Slavery was a choice each state could make.
- Slavery was illegal in the northern States.
- Slaves were property.
- Slaves were U.S. citizens.
6.What was Stephen Douglas's theory of popular sovereignty?
- Just because it was popular in some places, slavery should not be permitted.
- The president was elected by the people and should make decisions about slavery.
- The will of the people should dictate who would be governor.
- People within a territory should choose whether to allow slavery or not.
7.What did President James Polk do to gain additional U.S. territory, including California and New Mexico?
- asked Henry Clay to serve as ambassador to Mexico
- agreed to trade Texas for California
- asked Congress for a formal declaration of war on Mexico
- signed a treaty with Mexico
Thank you so much if you helped in advance !!