5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Fort Sumter
- Gettysburg Address
- Ulysses S. Grant
- Missouri Compromise
- Appomattox Courthouse
- a 1820 This law allowed 2 states to enter the Union (MAINE and MISSOURI) to maintain the balance of power in the senate of free to slave states. It also banned slavery in the lands of the Louisiana Purchase, North of the 36, 30' north latitude.
- b Union military commander who won victories when others had failed and defeated Lee
- c speech by Abraham Lincoln during the American Civil War (November 19, 1963) at the dedication of a national cemetery on the site of the Battle of Gettysburg, key ideas were liberty, equality, and democratic ideas; purpose of war was to portect those ideas
- d April 1865., the Virginia town where Robert E. Lee surrendered to Ulysses S. Grant in 1865, ending the Civil War
- e Federal fort in the harbor of Charleston, South Carolina; the confederate attack on the fort marked the start of the Civil War, no deaths
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- 1861, 1st major battle, proved war was going to be long and costly
- formal separation from an alliance or federation, the withdrawal of eleven Southern states from the Union in 1860 which precipitated the American Civil War
- 1859, Virginia, John Brown raids the Federal arsenal to arm slaves
- Type of war in which an army destroys its opponent's ability to fight by attacking civilian and economic, as well as military, targets.
- California is free, Fugitive Slave Act passed, popular soverignity used in Utah and New Mexico territories to settle the issue of slavery
5 True/False Questions
Abraham Lincoln → U.S. statesmen, 16th president. Led Union to victory in Civil War. Assassinated. Sometimes called "Honest Abe".
Presidential Election of 1860 → 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.
Bleeding Kansas → a moment in history that marks a decisive change, change of who is winning the war
Dred Scot Case → loyalty to one's own region of the country, rather than to the nation as a whole
Uncle Tom's Cabin → a novel published by Harriet Beecher Stowe in 1852 which portrayed slavery as brutal and immoral