5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Martial Law
- Total War
- Radical Republicans
- Habeas corpus
- a a writ requiring a person under arrest to be brought before a judge or into court, esp. to secure the person's release unless lawful grounds are shown for their detention.
- b 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.
- c war on all aspects of the enemy's life
- d a form of military rule that includes suspending Bill of Rights guarantees
- e Opposed Lincoln's view that the war was only to preserve the Union and his refusal to make the end of slavery a goal of the war.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Emancipation Proclamation An official public announcement made by Lincoln on September 22, 1862, to free the slaves of the Confederacy, which made this conflict a war against slavery.
- African-Americans were both drafted and enlisted into the Union's army during the course of the Civil War. The same could be said for both the North and the South territories across the United States. 200,000 African-Americans were on the battle field, and an additional 150,000 were part of the engineering corps.
- Advantages of the North: the Union's three-pronged military strategy; Superior resources; twice the population Advantages of the South: Better army because of strong military tradition; resources provided by Europe
- a fanatical Confederate sympathizer who killed Lincoln just 5 days after Lee's surrender.
- a piece of U.S. paper money first issued by the North during the Civil War
5 True/False questions
Battle of New Orleans → a writ requiring a person under arrest to be brought before a judge or into court, esp. to secure the person's release unless lawful grounds are shown for their detention.
State why the Battle of Gettysburg was so significant.(422) → The Battle of Gettysburg was significant because after 28,000 confederate men are killed, Lee decides to retreat. In turn, the Union army intended to pursue Lee. The Union only lost 23,000 men.
Richmond, VA → 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.
Examine how the tactics used by Union generals Philip Sheridan and William Sherman.(435) → 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.
Jonathan King → war on all aspects of the enemy's life