5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Compromise of 1850
- Bleeding Kansas
- Confederate States of America
- total war
- Kansas Nebraska Act
- a Type of war in which an army destroys its opponent's ability to fight by attacking civilian and economic, as well as military, targets.
- b This Act set up Kansas and Nebraska as states. Each state would use popular sovereignty to decide what to do about slavery. People who were proslavery and antislavery moved to Kansas to try to make it either free or slave.
- c name of the nation established by the Southern States after secession
- d California is free, Fugitive Slave Act passed, popular soverignity used in Utah and New Mexico territories to settle the issue of slavery
- e sequence of violent events involving Free-Staters (anti-slavery) and pro-slavery "Border Ruffians" elements that took place in Kansas Territory and the western frontier towns of the U.S. state of Missouri between roughly 1854 and 1858 attempting to influence whether Kansas would enter the Union as a free or slave state
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- 1861, 1st major battle, proved war was going to be long and costly
- 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.
- a novel published by Harriet Beecher Stowe in 1852 which portrayed slavery as brutal and immoral
- April 1865., the Virginia town where Robert E. Lee surrendered to Ulysses S. Grant in 1865, ending the Civil War
- General of the Confederates (South)
5 True/False Questions
Presidential Election of 1860 → California is free, Fugitive Slave Act passed, popular soverignity used in Utah and New Mexico territories to settle the issue of slavery
Gettysburg Address → Federal fort in the harbor of Charleston, South Carolina; the confederate attack on the fort marked the start of the Civil War, no deaths
Fort Sumter → Federal fort in the harbor of Charleston, South Carolina; the confederate attack on the fort marked the start of the Civil War, no deaths
Harper's Ferry → 1859, Virginia, John Brown raids the Federal arsenal to arm slaves
Dred Scot Case → Landmark Supreme Court case in which the Missouri Compromise is found unconstitutional, Congress cannot place bans on slavery as it is the same effect as removing property without due process of law under the 6th Amendment, power must be left tot he states, and African Americans are not citizens.