5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Bleeding Kansas
- Battle of Gettysburg
- Uncle Tom's Cabin
- Kansas Nebraska Act
- Dred Scot Case
- a 1863, this three day battle was the bloodiest of the entire Civil War, ended in a Union victory, and is considered the turning point of the war
- b 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.
- c 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.
- d a novel published by Harriet Beecher Stowe in 1852 which portrayed slavery as brutal and immoral
- e 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
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
- 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
- a moment in history that marks a decisive change, change of who is winning the war
- name of the nation established by the Southern States after secession
5 True/False questions
Compromise of 1850 → California is free, Fugitive Slave Act passed, popular soverignity used in Utah and New Mexico territories to settle the issue of slavery
Battle of Bull Run → 1863, Union gains control of Mississippi, confederacy split in two, Grant takes lead of Union armies, total war begins
secession → loyalty to one's own region of the country, rather than to the nation as a whole
Jefferson Davis → an American statesman and politician who served as President of the Confederate States of America for its entire history from 1861 to 1865
Presidential Election of 1860 → 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.