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  1. Gettysburg Address
  2. Reconstruction
  3. General William T. Sherman
  4. Freedman's Bureau
  5. Battle of Ft. Wagner
  1. a was the period during which the United States began to rebuild after the Civil War, lasting from 1865 to 1877
  2. b Lincolns under 2 minute speech after the war in 1863 to dedicate a national cemetery at site of Battle of Gettysburg
  3. c Union general believed in total war, burned everything to ruin the moral of the people
  4. d Massachusetts, over 40% of the 54th Massachusetts Infantry regiment 40% of soldiers injured or killed, Colonel Shaw was killed
  5. e assisted former slaves and poor whites in the South by giving clothing and food and also set up 40 hospitals, 4,000 schools, 61 industrial institutes, and 74 teacher training centers

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. extremely difficult tests African-Americans had to take gain voting rights
  2. author of Uncle Tom's Cabin
  3. : a law that established the territories of Kansas and Nebraska and gave them and their residents the right to declare whether to allow slavery (they Cheated a lot ) Stephen Douglas: a senator who pushed for the Kansas-Nebraska Act and believed in popular sovereignty and also ran and lost against Lincoln in the 1858 U.S. senate for Illinois
  4. a war between organized groups within the same nation state. In response to the election of Abraham Lincoln as President of the United States, 11 southern slave states declared their secession from the United States and formed the Confederate States of America ("the Confederacy"); the other 25 states supported the federal government ("the Union"). After four years of warfare, mostly within the Southern states, the Confederacy surrendered and slavery was outlawed everywhere in the nation.
  5. : crazy abolitionist who led 21 men on a raid of the federal arsenal at Harpers Ferry, Virginia. Arm slaves with the weapon, to free themselves

5 True/False questions

  1. Missouri Compromisetwo new states were created, Maine(free) Missouri (slaves), drew a line across the country (Mason-Dixon line)


  2. Poll taxesS.Carolina, Mississippi, Florida, Alabama, Georgia, Louisiana, and Texas


  3. General George McClellanUnion general, appointed by Lincoln responsible for Eastern Theater and pushed back by General Robert E. Lee at Richmond


  4. Secessionthe formal withdraw of state from the Union


  5. Election of 1860When president Abraham Lincoln was elected into presidency under the Republican Party (first one). Wanted to get rid of slavery in NEW TERRITORIES