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  1. habeas corpus
  2. profiteers
  3. Battle of Antietam
  4. Emancipation Proclamation
  5. draft
  1. a Law passed in 1863. All able bodied males between ages 20 to 45 are rquired serve in the military if they are called.
  2. b Lincoln's 1863 declaration freeing slaves in the Confederacy.
  3. c The right not to be held in prison without first being charged with a specific crime.
  4. d A person who takes advantage of a crisis to make money.
  5. e No clear winner, but the Union claimed victory. Northern morale increased. Considered to be the bloodiest one-day battle in U.S history.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Military blockade or bombardment of an enemy town or position in order to force it to surrender.
  2. Union troops were forced to retreat from Confederate gun fire. Morale boost for the Conderate army.
  3. Kentucky, Missouri, Maryland, and Delaware
  4. Northerner who opposed using force to keep the southern states in the Union.
  5. Conderate army won the three day battle. "Stonewall" Jackson was accidently shot by friendly fire and died from wounds.

5 True/False questions

  1. total warRule by the army instead of the elected government.


  2. martial lawAll-out war that affects civilians at home as well as soldiers in combat.


  3. Battle of ShilohUnion beat back the Confederate army and won. Considered one of the bloodiest encounters of the war.


  4. inflationA rise in prices and a decrease in the value of money.


  5. The VirginiaUnion war ship which used to be named the USS Merrimack. First ironclad ship in the Confederacy.