$400 Question from H5 Radical Republicans opposed Lincoln’s Reconstruction Plan because it
$400 Answer from H5 allowed the election of Confederate leaders in the South.
$500 Question from H5 What was the result of reconstruction?
$500 Answer from H5 Overall, it was a success because the South was brought back to the Union.
Final Jeopardy Select one of the following questions to answer in a well developed essay. A. Discuss the development of political parties in the Washington Administration. What factors caused the rise of the parties? How did the parties differ in regard to major issues? Which social and economic groups supported each party? B. Some historians portray Andrew Jackson as the champion of the democracy and the common man. Others claim that Jackson was an autocrat who had little sincere regard for the interests of the American people. Which image of Jackson comes closer to being correct? Why? C. Discuss the "military balance sheet" of the Civil War. What were the North's strengths and weaknesses? What were the South's strengths and weaknesses? Describe how these factors contributed to the North's victory in the war. D. What problems did the American government face as a result of westward expansion in the late 1700’s and early 1800’s? E. Explain why northern whites who opposed slavery and southern whites who supported slavery both believed that they were fighting to defend liberty.