AP U.S. History: Black Codes and Trends

Black Codes passed in the Southern states similar to the Louisiana Black Code were most directly a reaction to which of the following trends during the second half of the 19th century?

AP U.S. HistoryPeriod 5: 1848-1877
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to which of the following trends during the second half

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of the nineteenth century When the Civil War ended in

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eighteen sixty five Congress abolished slavery in the United States

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with the Thirteenth Amendment Well black people rejoiced all across

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the nation for their new freedom and started to make

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new lives well The Confederate states had to accept the

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abolition of slavery as a condition to re enter the

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union As a response to the thirteenth Amendment Former Confederate

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states such as Mississippi South Carolina and Louisiana passed the

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black codes between eighteen sixty five in eighteen sixty six

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These laws were made with the specific intent of limiting

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the rights of freed slaves So the answer here is

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C freed black people you know from gaining actual constitutional

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rights Okay well the wrong answers Women served in a

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number of professions during the American Civil War Men went

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to fight and women became nurses teachers and plantation and

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store administrators among other professions Women's experiences in the war

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prompted the formation of women's groups which fought for their

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constitutional rights So what a was not the right answer

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There After the passing of the Thirteenth Amendment freed slaves

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began to make and live in their own communities separate

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from white people They built their own churches stores and

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music salons will During the eighteen sixties the racist organization

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called the Ku Klux Klan emerged that be there in

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the south it's Bengal was terrorizing black people by committing

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atrocious acts against them The clan hated black people and

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the fact that the government was giving them constitutional rights

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like how dare they All right so the answer is 00:01:48.21 --> [endTime] C anyway freed black people gaining constitutional rights