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  1. Conscription
  2. Vicksburg
  3. Habeas corpus
  4. Andrew Johnson
  5. Union Party
  1. a in the presidential election of 1964 (Lincoln's re-election), the Republican party temporarily changed its name to the Union party to attract Democrats who supported the war.
  2. b compulsory enlistment for state service, typically into the armed forces
  3. c Union forces, led by General Ulysses S. Grant, reached Jackson, the capital of Mississippi. They then turned and fought their way to Vicksburg. Grant then laid siege to Vicksburg. Conditions were harsh: they starved and ate horses, mules, and dogs. July 4, 1863, Vicksburg surrenders.
  4. d Vice President under Lincoln. Took office after Lincoln's assassination.
  5. e a writ requiring a person under arrest to be brought before a judge or into court, esp. to secure the person's release unless lawful grounds are shown for their detention.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. court house famous as the site of the surrender of the Confederate Army under Robert E. Lee to Union commander Ulysses S. Grant
  2. advancing instead of retreating after every loss and attacking Lee in bloody battles. Grant knew he could replace his losses while his enemy could not. Superior numbers & a war of attrition.
  3. Like, super cool.
  4. a piece of U.S. paper money first issued by the North during the Civil War
  5. Chosen as Confederate President

5 True/False questions

  1. Bull RunA battle about 30 miles from Washington, D.C., when 30,000 Northern troops fought a smaller Confederate force near a stream called Bull Run. Indication of war and the travesty of war. People thought they could have a "picnic" and watch the battle.
    In this battle, technology aids the South (telegraph for more troops brought by train).

          

  2. San FranciscoThe Union feared attack on SF, poured large amounts of money for defense. Confederacy had too limited resources, were never able to attack.

          

  3. Identify Emancipation Proclamation.(422)a private relief organization that collected millions of dollars for projects to improve the living conditions of Union Soldiers

          

  4. State what factors caused Lincoln to change his war goals to include freeing the enslaved persons.(429)The Battle of Gettysburg was significant because after 28,000 confederate men are killed, Lee decides to retreat. In turn, the Union army intended to pursue Lee. The Union only lost 23,000 men.

          

  5. FarragutA battle about 30 miles from Washington, D.C., when 30,000 Northern troops fought a smaller Confederate force near a stream called Bull Run. Indication of war and the travesty of war. People thought they could have a "picnic" and watch the battle.
    In this battle, technology aids the South (telegraph for more troops brought by train).

          

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