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  1. Battle of Bull Run
  2. Presidential Election of 1860
  3. secession
  4. turning point
  5. Sherman's March to the Sea
  1. a formal separation from an alliance or federation, the withdrawal of eleven Southern states from the Union in 1860 which precipitated the American Civil War
  2. b the presidential election of 1860 was won by Abraham Lincoln, the republican candidate. He won no southern states, which angered the South sparking states to seceed from the Union.
  3. c After the burning of Atlanta Georgia on Nov 15 1864, he marched 300 miles to savannah and arrived there December 22nd 1864, his purpose was to destroy the South's supply chain and morale
  4. d 1861, 1st major battle, proved war was going to be long and costly
  5. e a moment in history that marks a decisive change, change of who is winning the war

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. 1863, Union gains control of Mississippi, confederacy split in two, Grant takes lead of Union armies, total war begins
  2. Law that provided for harsh treatment for escaped slaves and for those who helped them
  3. Union military commander who won victories when others had failed and defeated Lee
  4. U.S. statesmen, 16th president. Led Union to victory in Civil War. Assassinated. Sometimes called "Honest Abe".
  5. rights and powers independent of the federal government

5 True/False Questions

  1. Confederate States of AmericaLaw that provided for harsh treatment for escaped slaves and for those who helped them


  2. Harper's Ferryrights and powers independent of the federal government


  3. Appomattox CourthouseApril 1865., the Virginia town where Robert E. Lee surrendered to Ulysses S. Grant in 1865, ending the Civil War


  4. sectionalismloyalty to one's own region of the country, rather than to the nation as a whole


  5. Emancipation ProclamationSeptember 22, 1862 - Lincoln freed all slaves in the states that had seceded, after the Northern victory at the Battle of Antietam. Lincoln had no power to enforce the law. Allows the U.S. to get foreign aid


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