5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Ft. Sumter
- Total War
- Battle of New Orleans
- List three consequences of the attack on Fort Sumter. (416)
- a 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
- b Federal fort in the harbor of Charleston, South Carolina; the confederate attack on the fort marked the start of the Civil War
- c war on all aspects of the enemy's life
- d 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.
- e During the night, David Farragut led 20/24 ships successfully past several forts into the port of New Orleans, where it surrendered without a shot.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- a private relief organization that collected millions of dollars for projects to improve the living conditions of Union Soldiers
- 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.
- a form of military rule that includes suspending Bill of Rights guarantees
- The Union wanted to capture the Confederate capital at Richmond, Virginia which was later destroyed my Sherman's march
- compulsory enlistment for state service, typically into the armed forces
5 True/False Questions
Gettysburg → 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.
Explain how women supported the war effort behind the lines.(429) → 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.
Andrew Johnson → After the war, worked to identify thousands of soldiers who had perished at the Andersonville prison camp; founded the American Red Cross.
Appomattox → court house famous as the site of the surrender of the Confederate Army under Robert E. Lee to Union commander Ulysses S. Grant
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.