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Civil War and Reconstruction Test

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5 Matching Questions

  1. Lee's surrender at Appomattox
  2. Abraham Lincoln
  3. Ku Klux Klan
  4. Border
  5. Total war/war of attrition
  1. a General Grant cuts off Lee's supplies and forces Confederate troops to evacuate Petersburg and Richmond; Lee surrenders at Appomattox Court house, Virginia
  2. b Delaware, Kentucky, Maryland, and Missouri
  3. c : first republican president Wanted to get rid of slavery in NEW TERRITORIES
  4. d terrorizing social club for Confederate veterans started in Tennessee used violence against African-Americans and whites who helped African-Americans
  5. e Fight of military armies, gov. and civilians as well having civilians help produce weapons, food, and transportation of goods

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. a senator of Massachusetts who was beaten in the head by a cane by ,a member of Congress from South Carolina, Preston Brooks, because he talked badly about slavery
  2. a war between organized groups within the same nation state. In response to the election of Abraham Lincoln as President of the United States, 11 southern slave states declared their secession from the United States and formed the Confederate States of America ("the Confederacy"); the other 25 states supported the federal government ("the Union"). After four years of warfare, mostly within the Southern states, the Confederacy surrendered and slavery was outlawed everywhere in the nation.
  3. Union general, appointed by Lincoln responsible for Eastern Theater and pushed back by General Robert E. Lee at Richmond
  4. letting the citizens choose what they want to do in situations
  5. Union general believed in total war, burned everything to ruin the moral of the people

5 True/False Questions

  1. Sherman's March to the Sea: crazy abolitionist who led 21 men on a raid of the federal arsenal at Harpers Ferry, Virginia. Arm slaves with the weapon, to free themselves


  2. Republican PartyNurse in the Civil war, created Red Cross


  3. Battle of GettysburgGeneral Grant attacks In Mississippi, important because ½ of the anaconda plan was done, Union captured Mississippi river


  4. Battle of Ft. WagnerGeneral Grant attacks In Mississippi, important because ½ of the anaconda plan was done, Union captured Mississippi river


  5. Literacy teststaxes African-Americans and other minorities had to pay to be able to vote


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