Chapter 15 - Causes Of The Civil War Practice Test

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Chapter 15 - Causes Of The Civil War Practice Test

This practice test is to help the student test their knowledge on the causes of the Civil War. This quiz will not count as an actual grade.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    CHOOSE THE OPTION THAT IS CORRECT.Who was the president of the Confederate States of America?
    • A. 

      Abraham Lincoln

    • B. 

      Stephen Douglas

    • C. 

      Donald Duck

    • D. 

      Jefferson Davis

    • E. 

      Frederick Douglas

  • 2. 
    Which state was first to seceed from the Union?
    • A. 

      Texas

    • B. 

      South Carolina

    • C. 

      Virginia

    • D. 

      California

    • E. 

      Louisiana

  • 3. 
    TRUE OR FALSE? The South was known for its prominent factories and mills.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    4TRUE OR FALSE? The Compromise of 1850 let California enter the Union as a free state and ensured that there would be no laws made outlawing slavery in territories. It also contained the Fugitive Slave Act which allowed bounty hunters from the South to go to the North in search of missing slaves. THis made it illegal for a person to hide runaways.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    This party was formed after the Kansas-Nebraska Act when the Whig Party split. The party is made up of mostly northen whigs.
    • A. 

      Democratic

    • B. 

      Free-soil Party

    • C. 

      Republican