Presentation on theme: "VS7-Civil War SOL Jeopardy Before the Civil War Virginia Battles PeopleEventsTerms 400 200 600 800 1000 200 400 600 800 1000 200 400 600 800 1000 200."— Presentation transcript:
In the years before the Civil War, Nat Turner & John Brown tried to B. convince people the South had the right to secede. D. build up the Union navy. C. get Abraham Lincoln elected president. A. start slave rebellions.
A bitterly argued topic in Congress prior to the Civil War was whether B. new states should be admitted as free states or slave states. C. slave farmers should be granted their own lands to farm. D. Abraham Lincoln should free the slaves. A. A. African American children should be allowed to A. African American children should be allowed to attend schools with white children.
B. new states should be admitted as free states or slave states. Bonus Jeopardy
The waters near Norfolk & Hampton were the scene of a major battle between A. General Grant & General Lee. D. African Americans & Indians. C. Virginia slaves & their white masters. B. the Monitor & the Merrimack.
A. the splitting of Virginia into 2 separate states B. the attack on Fort Sumter C. the secession of South Carolina D. the surrender of the Confederate army Abraham Lincolns election in 1860 caused which event?
C. the secession of South Carolina Bonus Jeopardy Fort Sumter (an island just off the coast) picture below
During the first Battle of Bull Run, what event caused Southern troops to turn & fight the enemy with increased determination? A. President Lincoln was assassinated. B. General Thomas Jackson refused to retreat. C. South Carolina seceded from the Union. D. West Virginia became a separate state.
B. General Thomas Jackson refused to retreat. Bonus Jeopardy
Lincoln used the Union navy to blockade Southern ports. What happened next? A. the battle between the Monitor & the Merrimack B. Lee surrendered to Grant. C. Lincoln was assassinated. D. Grant captured Richmond.
A. the battle between the Monitor & the Merrimack Bonus Jeopardy
The Civil War ended at Appomattox Court House when what event took place? A. South Carolina seceded from the Union. B. President Lincoln was assassinated. C. General Lee surrendered to General Grant. D. General Lee won the Battle of Fredericksburg.
C. General Lee surrendered to General Grant in 1865. Bonus Jeopardy
Answer I hope children never lose their sense of wonder and peace!
What event occurred when Virginia leaders could not agree on secession? A. Virginia wrote a new constitution. B. Virginia stayed with the Union. C. Virginia outlawed slavery. D. West Virginia split from Virginia.