Chapter 11 Civil War Test

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  • 1. 
    Explain what occurred at the Trent Affair  
  • 2. 
    Explain some political changes following the Civil War  
  • 3. 
    Explain some economic changes following the Civil War  
  • 4. 
    Explain some social changes following the Civil War  
  • 5. 
    Describe the 3 parts to the Union's military plan (Anaconda Plan)  
  • 6. 
    Lincoln was for stopping the expansion of slavery  
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Gettysburg was the bloodiest day of war
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    The Emancipation Proclamation didn't apply to border states  
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    The President of the South Confederacy was  
    • A. 

      Charles Sumner

    • B. 

      Robert Lee

    • C. 

      Jefferson Davis

    • D. 

      Abe Lincoln

  • 10. 
    An advantage to the North was they had advanced military weapons  
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    The first battle of the Civil War was..  
    • A. 

      Antietum

    • B. 

      Bull Run

    • C. 

      Gettysburg

  • 12. 
    Robert E. Lee was offered a position to lead the Union army, but later resigned from the U.S. Army  
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Habeus Corpus is  
    • A. 

      The right to bear arms

    • B. 

      The right to a speedy trial

    • C. 

      The right to have a counsel/lawyer

    • D. 

      Freedom of religion

  • 14. 
    Northern Democrats who wanted to make peace with the South are called...  
    • A. 

      Gorillas

    • B. 

      Confederates

    • C. 

      Rebels

    • D. 

      Copperheads

  • 15. 
    The Confederates drafted men that were...  
    • A. 

      Aged 15-50

    • B. 

      Aged 20-45

    • C. 

      Aged 17-35

  • 16. 
    The Union drafted men that were aged...  
    • A. 

      15-55

    • B. 

      20-45

    • C. 

      16-35

  • 17. 
    Every slave was freed from the Emancipation Proclmation
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    By staying neutral in the war, Britain instead imported cotton from...  
    • A. 

      Africa

    • B. 

      South America and Asia

    • C. 

      Egypt and India

  • 19. 
    The 13th Amendment stated...  
    • A. 

      The right to freedom to protest

    • B. 

      Equal rights to all races and religions

    • C. 

      Slavery, nor involuntary servitude is allowed

    • D. 

      Voting age changed to 18

  • 20. 
    Abe Lincoln was assasinated in...  
    • A. 

      Washington D.C.

    • B. 

      Pennsylvania

    • C. 

      Kentucky

    • D. 

      North Carolina

  • 21. 
    At the end of the war, slavery was legal in border states  
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    There were more deaths in the South than in the North  
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    The start of the Civil War occurred at _________ _____________ in South Carolina.  
  • 24. 
    The South would fight a _____________ war  
  • 25. 
    Who was  a major contributor at the Battle of Bull Run?  
    • A. 

      Robert Lee

    • B. 

      "Stonewall" Jackson

    • C. 

      David Farragut

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