origins and legacies of the civil war 1

grading you on the quality of your arguments and the evidence you use to support it

Select 3 question,write a 2-3 page answer to each one

  • Explain the circumstances and causes of Andrew Johnson’s impeachment during Reconstruction. Make sure you list the parties involved and the various political arguments surrounding the impeachment.
  • Explain the change in the national economy from 1929 to 1945. What factors affected these changes? What policies? What world events?
  • Explain Eisenhower, Kennedy, and Johnson’s varying approached to securing Civil Rights.
  • Why do some historians refer to the 1950s and 1960s as “Second Reconstruction?” Be specific. What issues do Reconstruction and Second Reconstruction have in common? How are they different?