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  • 1. 
    What was "Old Bogey" in the U.S. Civil War?
    • A. 

      Name For Sharpshooter's Targets On Battlefields

    • B. 

      Fake Ironclad Ship

    • C. 

      Nickname Of Confederate General P.T. Beauregard

    • D. 

      What President Lincoln Called President Davis

  • 2. 
    What were "Wrist Breakers" in the U.S. Civil War?
    • A. 

      A Disciplinary Act Performed On Deserters

    • B. 

      The Men Who Stuffed Shells Into Large Cannons

    • C. 

      Prolonged Marches Carrying Rifles

    • D. 

      42 Inch Sabers

  • 3. 
    What did Caleb Huse attempt to do for the Confederacy in the U.S. Civil War?
    • A. 

      Attempt The Assassination Of Vice President Johnson While Lincoln Was Assassinated

    • B. 

      Design A Machine Gun For The Confederacy

    • C. 

      Purchase Arms In Europe

    • D. 

      Seek A Prisoner Exchange Of 20 Regular Soldiers For 1 General

  • 4. 
    What was the "Requia Battery" in the U.S. Civil War?
    • A. 

      Defensive Structure At Fort Wagner

    • B. 

      Wheel Mounted Set Of 25 Rifle Barrels used At Charleston, South Carolina

    • C. 

      Detachment Of Men On The Confederate Ship Alabama

    • D. 

      Battery Which Guarded The White House

  • 5. 
    What did Aguider Dufilho contribute to the Confederacy in the U.S. Civil War?
    • A. 

      Swords Inscribed With The Pelican, The Louisiana State Symbol

    • B. 

      Plates For Counterfeit Money

    • C. 

      As A Spy He Supplied Information

    • D. 

      Wrote Articles In British Newspapers To Gain Support For The Confederacy's Cause

  • 6. 
    What did Confederate General Sterling Price have engraved on his sword in the U.S. Civil War?
    • A. 

      A Mark For Each Man Killed By His Sword

    • B. 

      His Wife's Name, Bea

    • C. 

      Coat Of Arms Of Missouri

    • D. 

      A Pelican

  • 7. 
    During the U.S. Civil War, when Union forces evacuated the U.S. Navy Yard, which of these items did Confederate forces find?
    • A. 

      Battle Axes

    • B. 

      4 Iron Clad Ships

    • C. 

      1500 Mules And Horses

    • D. 

      Plans For Upcoming Naval Attacks

  • 8. 
    What was "Townball" in the U.S. Civil War?
    • A. 

      Name For A Camp Celebration After A Victory In Battle

    • B. 

      A Fireside Drinking Game, Popular With Soldiers

    • C. 

      Form Of Baseball

    • D. 

      Term For The Burning Of A Town's Structures

  • 9. 
    What were "Graybacks" in the U.S. Civil War?
    • A. 

      Body Lice

    • B. 

      Nickname For Young Confederate Recruits Whose Uniforms Were Not A Faded As Veteran's Uniforms

    • C. 

      Term For A Group Of Confederate Soldiers On The March

    • D. 

      Unusual Colored Confederate Money

  • 10. 
    What was General Samuel Cooper's contribution to the Confederacy in the U.S. Civil War?
    • A. 

      Record Keeper Of The Confederate Military

    • B. 

      Was The Paymaster Of The Confederacy

    • C. 

      Was General Lee's Personal Adjutant

    • D. 

      Was The Head Medical Officer Of The Confederacy

  • 11. 
    What key commodity did the Confederacy lose when the Union captured Chattanooga, Tennessee in the U.S. Civil War?
    • A. 

      Coal

    • B. 

      Iron

    • C. 

      Gun Powder

    • D. 

      Salt

  • 12. 
    What was the name of Confederate General Patrick Cleburne's horse during the U.S. Civil War?
    • A. 

      Irish

    • B. 

      Dixie

    • C. 

      Satin

    • D. 

      Sugar

  • 13. 
    What state did the largest cavalry battle of the U.S. Civil War take place in?
    • A. 

      Virginia

    • B. 

      Kentucky

    • C. 

      Missouri

    • D. 

      Tennessee

  • 14. 
    Where is the Big Shanty Museum, which holds the famous Civil War locomotive "The General", located?
    • A. 

      Atlanta, Georgia

    • B. 

      Palmetto, Georgia

    • C. 

      Kennesaw, Georgia

    • D. 

      Milledgeville, Georgia

  • 15. 
    What Southern city contains the "Confederama" which depicts the U.S. Civil War battle around the city?
    • A. 

      Chattanooga, Tennessee

    • B. 

      Atlanta, Georgia

    • C. 

      Vicksburg, Mississippi

    • D. 

      Richmond, Virginia

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