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Identify the significance of the Tennessee Constitution of 1870, including the right of all men to vote and the establishment of a poll tax.
Explain the Compromise of 1877 and its role in ending Radical Reconstruction.
Explain the roles carpetbaggers and scalawags played during Reconstruction.
Analyze the conflict between President Andrew Johnson and the Radical Republicans, including Johnson’s veto of the Tenure of Office Act and his impeachment.
Explain the restrictions placed on the rights and opportunities of freedmen, including: racial segregation, black codes, and the efforts of the Freedmen's Bureau to address the problems confronting newly freed slaves.
Trace the rise of the Ku Klux Klan and vigilante justice in the South and in Tennessee, including the role of Governor William Brownlow.
Analyze President Abraham Lincoln’s Ten Percent Plan, President Andrew Johnson’s Plan, and the Radical Republican Plan for Reconstruction.
Analyze the immediate political impact of the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln and Andrew Johnson’s ascension to the presidency.
Explain the significance of the 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments to the U.S. Constitution.