What were some of the advantages the North had over the South? Manufacturing Population Navy Railroads
Why did Lincoln decide to make a public statement about slavery? He wanted the support of foreign leaders who opposed slavery.
When slaves were captured in the North during the war, how were they treated? They were treated as property and confiscated.
Did cotton production increase or decrease during the Civil War? How was the North effected by the South’s cotton production? Decreased cotton production led to short supplies for northern factories.
What was the North trying to gain control of during the Battle of Vicksburg? The Mississippi River
What strategy did General Sherman use when marching across Georgia? He destroyed everything in his path.
Why did the Confederate troops lose the Battle at Petersburg? They had no replacement troops.
Where did General Lee surrender? Appomattox Courthouse, Virginia.