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  • 1. 
    Where would you find a State Park dedicated to U.S. Civil War and Confederate Vice President Alexander Stephens?
    • A. 

      Montgomery, Alabama

    • B. 

      Crawfordsville, Georgia

    • C. 

      Mobile, Alabama

    • D. 

      Orangeburg, South Carolina

  • 2. 
    What was the first Confederate State to receive the "Thanks of the Confederate States Congress" in February 1861 during the U.S. Civil War?
    • A. 

      North Carolina

    • B. 

      South Carolina

    • C. 

      Georgia

    • D. 

      Alabama

  • 3. 
    What did the Georgia firm Griswald and Gunnison produce for the Confederacy in the U.S. Civil War?
    • A. 

      Cannon Balls

    • B. 

      Revolvers

    • C. 

      Georgia Seal Buttons

    • D. 

      Sabers

  • 4. 
    What organization was conceived by Confederate General Patrick Cleburne during the U.S. Civil War?
    • A. 

      Comrades Of The Southern Cross

    • B. 

      Liberated Confederate Prisoners Service

    • C. 

      Confederate Grave Markers Association

    • D. 

      Temperance Society Of The South

  • 5. 
    What was the "Buffalo Hunt" in the U.S. Civil War?
    • A. 

      Confederate Attack In New Mexico

    • B. 

      The Plan To Take Over The Federal Government By Assassination Of Top Government Officials

    • C. 

      The Raid Into St. Albans, Vermont

    • D. 

      Planned Breakout By Confederate Prisoners In Chicago

  • 6. 
    What Confederate city did General Sherman and his troops capture on Christmas Day 1864 during the U.S. Civil War?
    • A. 

      Macon, Georgia

    • B. 

      Atlanta, Georgia

    • C. 

      Vidalia, Georgia

    • D. 

      Savannah, Georgia

  • 7. 
    Where was Confederate President Jefferson Davis imprisoned after capture in the U.S. Civil War?
    • A. 

      Washington, DC

    • B. 

      Baltimore, Maryland

    • C. 

      Cumberland, Georgia

    • D. 

      Hampton, Virginia

  • 8. 
    In the most famous locomotive chase of the U.S. Civil War the locomotive "Texas" chased the locomotive "General", where is the "Texas" on display?
    • A. 

      Dallas, Texas

    • B. 

      Richmond, Virginia

    • C. 

      Memphis, Tennessee

    • D. 

      Atlanta, Georgia

  • 9. 
    What nickname did Confederate Soldiers bestow on General Camille Armand Jules Marie De Poignac in the U.S. Civil War?
    • A. 

      Eb

    • B. 

      Lucky Frog

    • C. 

      Knickers

    • D. 

      Polecat

  • 10. 
    What U.S. Civil War battle was called the "Gettysburg of the West"?
    • A. 

      Chalk Bluff, Missouri

    • B. 

      La Glorieta Pass, New Mexico

    • C. 

      Palmeto Ranch, Texas

    • D. 

      Valverde, New Mexico

  • 11. 
    What did Union Troops do to the St. Stephen's Church organ, at Milledgeville, Georgia in the U.S. Civil War?
    • A. 

      Dismantled It And Sent It North

    • B. 

      Poured Sorghum Syrup Into The Pipes

    • C. 

      Gave It To Local Clergymen For Safe Keeping

    • D. 

      Set The Church On Fire Destroying It

  • 12. 
    Who was the head of the Confederacy's Torpedo Bureau during the U.S. Civil War?
    • A. 

      Samuel Pook

    • B. 

      John Brooke

    • C. 

      Gabriel Rains

    • D. 

      John Porter

  • 13. 
    What substance was destroyed by Richmond Officials to avoid capture by Union troops at the end of the U.S. Civil War?
    • A. 

      Whiskey

    • B. 

      The Ink For Confederate Money

    • C. 

      Confederate Postal Service's Stamps

    • D. 

      Jefferson Davis' Private Reserve Of Coffee

  • 14. 
    What was "Bible Gleaning" in the U.S. Civil War?
    • A. 

      The Last Rites

    • B. 

      Nickname For Act Preachers Would Perform By Smuggling Weapons In Boxes Marked 'Bibles'

    • C. 

      Taking Bibles From The Dead On Battlefields

    • D. 

      A Prayer Sing Around A Campfire The Night Before A Battle

  • 15. 
    What are Confederates John Maxwell and R.K. Dillard famous for doing in the U.S. Civil War?
    • A. 

      Blewing Up A Wharf At City Point, Virginia

    • B. 

      Refusing To Take An Oath Of Loyalty To The Union

    • C. 

      Being The Only Jewish Generals In The Confederate Army

    • D. 

      Being Hanged For Helping John Wilkes Boothe

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