5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Harper's Ferry
- Abraham Lincoln
- Ulysses S. Grant
- Kansas Nebraska Act
- a 1859, Virginia, John Brown raids the Federal arsenal to arm slaves
- b Union military commander who won victories when others had failed and defeated Lee
- c 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.
- d loyalty to one's own region of the country, rather than to the nation as a whole
- e U.S. statesmen, 16th president. Led Union to victory in Civil War. Assassinated. Sometimes called "Honest Abe".
5 Multiple choice questions
- General of the Confederates (South)
- 1863, Union gains control of Mississippi, confederacy split in two, Grant takes lead of Union armies, total war begins
- 1861, 1st major battle, proved war was going to be long and costly
- 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
- formal separation from an alliance or federation, the withdrawal of eleven Southern states from the Union in 1860 which precipitated the American Civil War
5 True/False questions
Confederate States of America → California is free, Fugitive Slave Act passed, popular soverignity used in Utah and New Mexico territories to settle the issue of slavery
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.
Emancipation Proclamation → 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
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
states' rights → 1859, Virginia, John Brown raids the Federal arsenal to arm slaves