Sharecropping Crossword

Created
May 18, 2016
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When did share cropping begin? 1870
Started because of the failure of _______. landreform
Started to be the dominate agricultural system where? south
Who were the dominant sharecroppers in 1890s? africanamericans
What laws made it hard or illegal to sell crops to other croppers? contractlaborsystem
Landowners sought new technologies to make what easier? cottongrowing
What were normally borrowed throughout the sharecroppers? supplies
When did share cropping end? 1950
Where did sharecroppers live? sheds
When did South America start to have sharecroppers? 1913

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Reconstruction Crossword

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Feb 3, 2016
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Became president after Abraham Lincoln Andrew Johnson
the period of rebuilding after the civil war reconstruction
wanted to give African Americans full citizenship Radical Republicans
Radical Republican who defended slaves Thaddeus Stevens
Bill passed in 1864 and vetoed by President Lincoln WadeDavis bill
federal agency to help former slaves Freedmen's Bureau
discriminatory laws passed through the south post civil war Black Codes
all citizenship given to all born or naturalized in the US Fourteenth Amendment
formerly charge an officer with misconduct impeach
amendment in 1870 that prohibits people of race to be denied to vote fifteenth amendment
northerner who moved to south after civil war carpetbaggers
first African American senator Hiram Revels
system where landowners give farmworkers land and seed in return for some of the crop sharecropping
farmers who supply their own tools and rent farmland for cash tenant farmers
confederate veterans prohibiting Africans from their rights Ku Klux Klan

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8th grade social studies Crossword

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Oct 18, 2016
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He was the President at the end of the war and his plan would have made it easier for the south to rejoin the Union. Abraham Lincoln
New laws used by the south to control blacks. black codes
The bringing of formal charges against a public official. impeachment
Was arrested for sitting in a white's only railroad car Homer Plessy
This is a group pardon amnesty
One of 2 blacks who served in the U.S. senate between the years 1872-1901 Hiram Revels
This had to be paid before voting poll tax
Enslaved people who had been freed by the war Freedman
This is a laborer who works the land for the farmer who owns it, in exchange for a share of the value of the crop sharecropper
An exam given before voting to see if someone can read and write. Literacy Test
Assassinated President Lincoln John Wilkes Booth
southern whites who had oppossed sucession Scalawag
a provision that allowed a voter to avoid a literacy test if his father or grandfather had been eligible to vote on January 1, 1867 Grandfather Clause
Proposes a relatively lenient plan of reconstruction andrew johnson
Name given by southerners to nothern whites who went south to start businesses or pursue political office carpetbagger
enforced seperation of races segregation

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Chapter 17: Reconstruction Crossword

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Jun 13, 2016
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A process that took place from 1865 till 1877. Reconstruction
It offered an official pardon to those who formerly supported the rebellion. Ten Percent Plan
A group that provided food, education, and legal help to certain poor southerners and freed-people. Freedmen's Bureau
This required African Americans to sign work contracts, creating working conditions to be very similar to ones as slaves. Black Codes
This made the south be divided into 5 districts and to be controlled by U.S. military commanders. Reconstruction Acts
This caused all remaining federal troops to be removed from the south. Compromise of 1877
These enforced segregation. Jim Crow Laws
This ruling allowed segregation in "separate-but-equal" facilities. Plessy v. Ferguson
When landowners provide land and materials for farming, and sharecroppers provide the labor. Sharecropping
A special payment people had to pay before voting. poll tax
Democrats who brought their party back to power in the south. Redeemers
Northern-born Republicans who had moved to the south after the war. Carpetbaggers
A change to the constitution that allowed male African Americans to vote. Fifteenth Amendment
Gave African Americans the same legal rights as white Americans. Civil Rights Act of 1866
It made slavery illegal throughout the United States. Thirteenth Amendment

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The Korean War Crossword

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May 29, 2016
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President of the United States during the korean war HarrySTruman
The ones who invaded northkorea
capital of south Korea seoul
capital of north korea pyongyang
The country that supported north korea China
who supported south korea America
When did the Korean war start 1950
How many soldiers died during this war 5million
When did north Korea demand a armistice 1953
How many tons of bombs did The USA drop 635000
July 13th 1953 10:00am ceasefire
Who else supported North Korea SovietUnion
The worlds first what occured in the korean war Alljetdogfight
Mobile Army Surgical Hospital MASH
fatherland liberation war is another name north or south Korea North
How many medals of honor were given out in the Korean war 131
What does the USA decide to do just in case north Korea invades again troopsinsouthkorea
How many Korean war veterans our girls 86300
How many digs did the USA use in the Korean war 1500
How many american men and women served during the Korean war 68million

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The Reconstruction Era Crossword

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Mar 3, 2016
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A term that describes a former slave who was released from slavery. Freedmen
Amendment that abolished slavery. Thirteenth
Amendment that assured the rights of anyone, including African Americans, who were born in America. Fourteenth
This system of agriculture eventually led to legal slavery. his is when a tenant could use land in exchange for a portion of the crop harvested. Sharecropping
This Amendment gave African Americans the right to vote. Fifteenth
Northern whites who moved to the South and served as republican leaders during reconstruction for profit. Usually carried there belongings in a carpet bag. Carpetbaggers
Southern whites who supported republican policy throughout reconstruction. Scalawags
To kill by hanging without due process of the law. Lynch
To attempt to take a president out of office for high crimes. would be to ______ him/her. Impeach
Laws designed to enforce segregation of blacks from whites. Jim Crow Laws
Vice President to Lincoln; President after Lincoln's assassination. Johnson
Presidential power to keep congress from passing a law. President Johnson did this the most, using this power twenty-nine times. Veto
A clan started by ex confederate soldiers that used violence to try to restore democratic control to the South, and to keep white supremacy. Ku Klux Klan
Financial panic during Grant’s presidency which caused a market crash and many banks to close down. Panic of 1873
President after Johnson; Union general; Often refered to as a "Great General, Lousy President". Grant
A set of laws limiting the rights of freedmen in the South. Black Codes
A social system used to keep blacks separate from whites. Segregation
The period after the Civil War in which the South was rebuilt and reorganized before being readmitted to the Union. Reconstruction
Act/Law passed in 1866 intended to protect the right of African American. This act was vetoed by Johnson, but still passed by Congress. Civil Rights Act
An agency set of to aid former slaves in adjusting themselves to freedom. It provided food, clothing and work for them. FreedmensBureau

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reconstruction crossword

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Feb 8, 2016
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a former slave freedman
a federal agency set up to help former slaves after the civil war freedmans bureau
an amendment banning slavery thirteenth amendment
a law passed by southern states that limited the freedom of former slaves black code
an insulting term used to describe a northern who moved to the south after the civil war carpetbagger
an amendment made all persons born or naturalized in the U.S. including former slaves citizens of the country fourteenth amendment
the system in which landowners gave farm workers land, seed, and tools in return for a part of the crops they raised sharecropping
a white southerner who worked with the republican party and the reconstruction government after the civil war scalawag
one of the white politicians who took power after Georgia was readmitted to the Union in 1872 redeemer
an amendment where the U.S. cannot deny a citizen the right to vote based on "race, color, or previous condition of servitude". fifteenthamendment
a terror group created by former Confederate soldiers that used violence and intimidation tactics to disenfranchise blacks kukluxklan
African- American who was very influential as a religious leader and Georgia politician. HenryTurner
elected governor over a Democratic candidate, former Confederate General John B. Gordon RufusBullock
an organization formed by African Americans throughout the south after Reconstruction to protect their rights unionleague
a series of laws that divided the previously Confederate states into military districts militaryacts

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Reconstruction Crossword Puzzle

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Oct 13, 2016
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The fiercely abolitionist group that controlled Congress during Reconstruction Radical Republicans
The system of farming that was widely implemented in the South after the Civil War sharecropping
The term for putting a President on trial impeachment
The derogatory term given to Northerners who moved to the South after the Civil War carpetbaggers
White supremasist terror group created after the Civil War Ku Klux Klan
The agency that was created to help newly freed slaves adjust to their new lives Freedmens Bureau
System in which workers are forced to work off debts before they can find a new job dept peonage
The amendment that officially ended slavery in the United States 13th Amendment
Became president after Lincoln's assassination Andrew Johnson
The amendment that granted citizenship to everyone born in the United States 14th Amendment
The derogatory term given to white Southerners who cooperated with northern Reconstruction officials scalawags
The era of rebuilding in the South Reconstruction
Laws passed after Reconstruction ended that segregated blacks from whites Jim Crow Laws
The amendment that gave all male citizens, including black men, the right to vote 15th Amendment
Low point of race relations from 1877 through the 1950's Nadir

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Reconstruction Crossword

Created
Mar 22, 2017
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Ammendment that banned slavery Thirteenth
he assassinated president Lincoln (last name only) Booth
Lincoln's reconstruction plan Ten Percent Plan
What Lincoln wanted to grant southerners amnesty
Who became president after Lincoln (last name only) Johnson
Johnson's reconstruction plan Restoration
Southern laws that controlled free men and women black codes
President Johnson was the first president to be ___________ impeached
Who did Johnson fire because of the Tenure of Office Act edwin stanton
In 1870 African American men got the right to _____ vote
Another name for southern republicans scalawags
Northern whites who moved to the south, but were republicans carpetbaggers
A new system, where a farmer provides you land and you had to share your crops with them sharecropping

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civil war Crossword

Created
Sep 27, 2016
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court order that requires the government to chage an imprisoned personwith a crime or let the person go free habeas corpus
the wearing down of one side by the other through exhausion of soldiers and resoures attrition
small, fast vessels the South used to smuggle goods past the blockade block-aid
lincoln interpreted his reelction as a mandate
rebuilding the nation after the war reconstruction
or pardon to all Southerners who took an oath of loyalty to the united states amnesty
arrived with their belongings in a suitcase made od carpet fabric carpetbaggers
weak underfed worthless animals scalawags
did not paybtheir rent in cash instead they paid in thier share in crops sharecroppers
the right to vote fiftennth amendment
to cut off food and suppiles and bombard it until its defenders gave up siege
banning slavery in the us thirteenth amendment
to feeding and clothing war refugees in the south using surplus army supplies freedmens bureau
kept african americans in a condishion simialr to slavery black codes
granted citezenship to all persons bornor naturalized in the us fourteenth amendment
paid rent in crops share croppers
lincoln blocked it with, pocket veto
feed and clothed the refuges freemens bureau
refused to enforced the they passed Johnson
allowed all slavery in federal territories 1858
lincoln is elected 1860
raided the Harpers ferry brown
"Uncle Tom's Cabin" was published 1852
wanted to ban slavery in Mexico Proviso
California applies for statehood 1849

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Civil War and Reconstruction Vocabulary Crossword

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Apr 6, 2016
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Focus on the intrests of one's religion Sectionalism
To withdrawal from a larger unit one belongs to Secede
A person wbo supported ghe union cause during the civil war Unionist
A supporter of the Confederate States of America (CSA) Confederate
A form of government in which power is divided between the federal, or national government, and state government Federalism
A formerly enslaved person Freedman
Using naval vessels to prevent shipment of food and supplies Blockade
The fact or process of being set free from legal, social, or political restrictions Emancipation
A public or offical announcment, especially one dealing with a matter of great importance Proclaimation
The idea that states can set aside, or cancel, federal laws Nullification
The act of assassinating someone Assassination
A minor change to a document Amendment
The effort, after the Civil War, to reorganize the seceded states and bring them back into the union Reconstruction
Military government involving the suspension of ordinary law Martial Law
A crop grown for the purpose of being sold Cash Crop
A farmer who works land owned by anothe and pays rent either jn cash or in share of the crops Tenant Farmer
A farmer who, in exchange for labor, is provided witb seed, tools, livkng quarters, and food, and recieves a share of the value of the crop Sharecropper
Free from outside control; self-governing Sovereign
Someone who completes against or fights another in a contset, fame, or argument; a rival or adversary Opponent
a person who publicly supports or reccomends a particular cause or policy Advocate
A tax on imported goods Tariff
A white southerner who supported reconstruction Scalawag

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