Quiz Me! - Era: Civil War and Reconstruction

Test your knowledge about the Civil War and Reconstruction era!

1 / 10

Why was President Andrew Johnson impeached?

2 / 10

Which of the following are TRUE regarding the Gettysburg Address?

3 / 10

What document declared slaves in rebelling states to be “forever free”?

4 / 10

What was the significance of the Election of 1860?

5 / 10

This former lawyer lost a Senate race in 1858 but was elected President of the United States in 1860.

6 / 10

Who was the first U.S. president to be impeached?

7 / 10

When Abraham Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation, he…

8 / 10

In what speech did Abraham Lincoln state, “...that we here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain - that this nation, under God, shall have a new birth of freedom - and that government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth”?

9 / 10

Abraham Lincoln delivered this short but powerful address which invoked the spirit of the Declaration of Independence in 1863. That address was the -

10 / 10

Which explains how Abraham Lincoln won the presidential election of 1860?

Your score is