Battle Of Antietam

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This is a quiz about the Civil War battle, Battle of Antietam.


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  • 1. 
    Who was the general of the Confederate troops during the battle?
    • A. 

      George McClellan

    • B. 

      Robert E. Lee

    • C. 

      Abraham Lincoln

    • D. 

      Ulysses S. Grant

  • 2. 
    Where did Lee leave his battle plan?
    • A. 

      Abandoned Confederate campsite

    • B. 

      In a naval ship

    • C. 

      Battlefront of Bull Run

  • 3. 
    Why did General Lee march his troops to Maryland?
    • A. 

      Suprise attack the Union army

    • B. 

      To fight the north

    • C. 

      Believed that a southern victory in northern soil would blow northern morale

  • 4. 
    How many casualties were there estimated after the battle?
    • A. 

      5,000

    • B. 

      15,000

    • C. 

      10,000

    • D. 

      23,000

  • 5. 
    Who was able to claim victory? And why?
    • A. 

      North because the Confederate forces withdrew from the battlefield

    • B. 

      South because Lee's forces pushed back Union forces