5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Jefferson Davis
- Compromise of 1850
- Confederate States of America
- Uncle Tom's Cabin
- Fort Sumter
- a name of the nation established by the Southern States after secession
- b a novel published by Harriet Beecher Stowe in 1852 which portrayed slavery as brutal and immoral
- c an American statesman and politician who served as President of the Confederate States of America for its entire history from 1861 to 1865
- d Federal fort in the harbor of Charleston, South Carolina; the confederate attack on the fort marked the start of the Civil War, no deaths
- e California is free, Fugitive Slave Act passed, popular soverignity used in Utah and New Mexico territories to settle the issue of slavery
5 Multiple choice questions
- 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.
- April 1865., the Virginia town where Robert E. Lee surrendered to Ulysses S. Grant in 1865, ending the Civil War
- rights and powers independent of the federal government
- Type of war in which an army destroys its opponent's ability to fight by attacking civilian and economic, as well as military, targets.
- 1863, Union gains control of Mississippi, confederacy split in two, Grant takes lead of Union armies, total war begins
5 True/False questions
Emancipation Proclamation → 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.
Dred Scot Case → 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 → rights and powers independent of the federal government
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
Bleeding Kansas → a moment in history that marks a decisive change, change of who is winning the war