Pre-Class 3/19/10 • Grab a handout from the front on your way in. • Sit down and read the document quietly. • Answer the following on a separate sheet of paper (you will turn this in at 2:10): • Why did the KKK come to this woman’s home? • What were some of the tactics the KKK used to meet their goal of voter intimidation according to this document?
Welcome! 3/19/10 Today’s Agenda • Pre-class & Roll • Discussion • Quizzo Review • Wrap Up Today’s Objectives: • To study the KKK • To review for Quiz Announcements: • Quiz Monday (3/22/10) Valhalla • We are back on today. • Get your forms/physicals in by March 24th(next Wednesday)
QUIZZO FORMAT • Every team plays all at once. • 2 rounds: • 1st Round – 5 Questions • Answer Check/Score Update • 2nd Round – 5 Questions • Answer Check/Score Update • Tie Breaker? • Winner Gets Extra Credit on Test (2 points) • ABSOLUTELY NO NOTES • Cheating = disqualification
Round #1 • What group was concerned with helping newly freed slaves during reconstruction? – FREEDMAN’S BUREAU • What “job opportunity” had most former slaves returning to their former masters? – SHARECROPPERS • Who founded the KKK? Why was it originally founded? – NATHAN BEDFORD FOREST. CONFEDERATE VETERAN SOCIAL CLUB • List 3 problems that prevented most black voters from casting their vote? – 1) Lack of transportatin 2) Voter Intimidation 3) Illiteracy 4) KKK 5) VOTER Intimidation • What famous white man lost his senate seat to a black man? (+1 if you know both names) – Jefferson Davis, Hiram Revels
Round #2 – Final Round • What are the 3 “civil rights amendments,” and what did each one do? – 13) Officially ends slavery, 14) Individuals cannot be banned from certain establishments based on race, 15) Black Suffrage • What are 3 reasons that “40 acres and a mule” failed? – 1) not enough land 2) not enough mules 3) white southerners refused to give up their land • What were 3 goals of the KKK during reconstruction? – 1)Promote terror 2) Restore white supremacy and conservative white southern democratic interests 3) prevent blacks/republicans from voting • What are 2 reasons on why the KKK was so successful in the South? – 1) many white southerners sympathized with KKK 2) Outgunned and Outnumbered their victims • What 3 things enabled some black politicians to take political office during reconstruction? – 1) Ex confederate politicians (democrats) banned from government participation 2) Republicans controlled congress 3) black voters
Tie breaker? • What two universities did Mr. Walker attend? • What are their mascots? • What second language does Mr. Walker have a rough understanding of? (Hint: he lived in this country)
Reconstruction Quiz Review Guide Topics to Pay attention to: • Reparations • What are they? Why do we discuss them? Who’s involved? What’s the ongoing debate over them? • The Rise of the KKK • Where did they come from? What did they do? Why did they do it? • Black Politicians/Black Suffrage • Reconstruction Programs • 40 acres and a mule, freedman’s bureau, etc. • Freedman/Newly Freed Slaves • Problems they faced once freed, what they wanted, where they ended up • QUIZ FORMAT: Short Answer Essays