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Chapter 7 Vocab
|1.Jim Crow Laws
|Segregation Laws after reconstruction, that kept whites and blacks apart.
|Sum of money that had to be paid before somone could vote.
|Reading and Writing tests formerly used in some southern states to prevent African Americans from voting.
|Law to disqualify African Americans voters by allowing to vote only men whose fathers and gradnfathers voted before 1867.
|Practice in political party in power is giving jobs and appointments to is suporters, rather than poeple based on qualifications.( A.J.)
|Goverment departments and their nonelected employees.
|7.Pendleton Civil Service
|1883, Law that created a civil service system for a federal goverment in an attempt to hire emplopyes on a merit system rather than on the spoils system.
|Policy of designating montetary units in terms of value in gold.
|Farmers organization formed after the civil war.
|Peoples Party, political party formed in 1891 to advocate a larger money supply formed and other economic reforms.