6 In the years before the Civil War, Nat Turner & John Brown tried to A. start slave rebellions.B. convince people the South had the right to secede.C. get Abraham Lincoln elected president.D. build up the Union navy.
12 A bitterly argued topic in Congress prior to the Civil War was whether A. African American children should be allowed toattend schools with white children.B. new states should be admitted as free states orslave states.C. slave farmers should be granted their own landsto farm.D. Abraham Lincoln should free the slaves.
13 B. new states should be admitted as free states or slave states. BonusJeopardy
14 I don't know how I could have doubted you! Answer
15 Who won the presidential election of 1860? A. Abraham LincolnB. Ulysses S. GrantC. Jefferson DavisD. Harriet Tubman
27 The waters near Norfolk & Hampton were the scene of a major battle between A. General Grant & General Lee.B. the Monitor & the Merrimack.C. Virginia slaves & their white masters.D. African Americans & Indians.
48 Abraham Lincoln’s election in 1860 caused which event? A. the splitting of Virginia into 2 separate statesB. the attack on Fort SumterC. the secession of South CarolinaD. the surrender of the Confederate army
49 C. the secession of South Carolina Fort Sumter (an island just off the coast) picture belowBonusJeopardy
51 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.
52 B. General Thomas Jackson refused to retreat. BonusJeopardy
54 Lincoln used the Union navy to blockade Southern ports Lincoln used the Union navy to blockade Southern ports. What happened next?A. the battle between the Monitor & the MerrimackB. Lee surrendered to Grant.C. Lincoln was assassinated.D. Grant captured Richmond.
55 A. the battle between the Monitor & the Merrimack BonusJeopardy
57 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.
58 C. General Lee surrendered to General Grant in 1865. BonusJeopardy
59 I hope children never lose their sense of wonder and peace! Answer
60 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.
61 D. West Virginia split from Virginia. BonusJeopardy