5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Presidential Election of 1860
- Confederate States of America
- Emancipation Proclamation
- Compromise of 1850
- a California is free, Fugitive Slave Act passed, popular soverignity used in Utah and New Mexico territories to settle the issue of slavery
- b September 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
- c 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.
- d formal separation from an alliance or federation, the withdrawal of eleven Southern states from the Union in 1860 which precipitated the American Civil War
- e name of the nation established by the Southern States after secession
5 Multiple choice questions
- 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
- rights and powers independent of the federal government
- an American statesman and politician who served as President of the Confederate States of America for its entire history from 1861 to 1865
- 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.
- Type of war in which an army destroys its opponent's ability to fight by attacking civilian and economic, as well as military, targets.
5 True/False questions
Battle of Bull Run → 1861, 1st major battle, proved war was going to be long and costly
Ulysses S. Grant → formal separation from an alliance or federation, the withdrawal of eleven Southern states from the Union in 1860 which precipitated the American Civil War
Kansas Nebraska Act → 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.
Robert E. Lee → General of the Confederates (South)
Fort Sumter → General of the Confederates (South)