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The South's victory at Bull Run in 1861

reduced enlistments in the South's army

After the Peninsula Campaign, Union strategy included all of the following except

bypassing the Confederate capital at Richmond

The final Union war strategy included all of the following components except

guerrilla warfare

The most alarming Confederate threat to the Union blockade came from

the ironclad Merrimack

The two major battles of the Civil War fought on Union soil were

Gettysburg and Antietam

The Battle of Antietam was particularly critical because it

probably prevented intervention by Britain and France on behalf of the Confederacy

The North's "victory" at Antietam allowed President Lincoln to

issue the Emancipation Proclamation

The Emancipation Proclamation had the effect of

strengthening the moral cause and diplomatic position of the Union

All of the following occurred as a result of the Emancipation Proclamation except

the disappearance of European working class support for the Union

African Americans who fought for the Union Army in the Civil War

served bravely and suffered extremely heavy casualties

The Battle of Gettysburg was significant because

Union victory meant that the Southern cause was doomed

The Union victory at Vicksburg was of major importance because

all of the above

In the election of 1864, the Republicans joined with the prowar Democrats and founded the

Union party

The Union army's victory in the capture of ______ was probably critical to Lincoln's reelection in 1864


The assassination of Abraham Lincoln

was a calamity for the South

The supreme test of American democracy in the nineteenth century was

the Civil War

The Civil War resulted in

all of the above

Among the casualties of the Civil War were

black slavery, extreme states' rights, over a million men dead or wounded

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