5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- State what factors caused Lincoln to change his war goals to include freeing the enslaved persons.(429)
- Clara Barton
- List three consequences of the attack on Fort Sumter. (416)
- a court house famous as the site of the surrender of the Confederate Army under Robert E. Lee to Union commander Ulysses S. Grant
- b increasing pressure from abolitionists and Radical Republicans to turn the war into a crusade against slave so as to destroy an institution that violated human principles of freedom and dignity. He also realized no European government would defend the South in a war to abolish slavery.
- c Mainly democrats who called for ending the war at any price, even if that meant welcoming the South and slavery back into the Union or letting the slave states leave in Peace. Some encouraged Northerners to resist the war and others openly supported the South.
- d After the war, worked to identify thousands of soldiers who had perished at the Andersonville prison camp; founded the American Red Cross.
- e a. Stirred nationalism in the North, (Lincoln requested 75,000 volunteers and got more than could equipped or trained) b. The idea of war caused four more states to secede. This left D.C vulnerable. C. Riots in Baltimore occurred after the attack
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Vice President under Lincoln. Took office after Lincoln's assassination.
- a private relief organization that collected millions of dollars for projects to improve the living conditions of Union Soldiers
- war on all aspects of the enemy's life
- Women would help on farms and handle chores. Many Women worked as government clerks and factory workers—including dangerous work in factories and making weapons and ammunition for soldiers. Some women also went with armies in the field, cooking, sewing, and washing.
- Union general who put together a force of soldiers called the Army of the Potomac, after the previous disaster of Bull Run
5 True/False Questions
Jonathan King → war on all aspects of the enemy's life
Examine how the tactics used by Union generals Philip Sheridan and William Sherman.(435) → Sherman used a tactic known as forage. This was used by striking into the enemy territory and to forage, or live off the land. Sherman continued to cause a path of destruction of cities, land and property where ever he went leaving the area a wasteland. This weakened enemy forces and moral.
Martial Law → a form of military rule that includes suspending Bill of Rights guarantees
Gen. Sherman → pg. 419 Union troops and the Confederates battled on July 3 of 1862. After 3 days of war, Union troops were more than 23,000 and more than 28,000 for the Confederates. On July 4, Lee retreated to Virginia.
State why the Battle of Gettysburg was so significant.(422) → 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.