Presentation on theme: "Union and Confederate States"— Presentation transcript:
1 Union and Confederate States SOL USI.9c: The student will demonstrate knowledge of the causes, major events, and effects of the Civil War by: c) identifying on a map the states that seceded from the Union and those that remained in the Union.
2 Guided Notes1) Southern states that were dependent upon labor-intensive CASH CROPSseceded from the Union.2) Northernmost SLAVE STATES (border states) stayed in the Union.
3 The Major Southern Cash Crops of the Civil War Era Cotton became a major Southern cash crop following the invention of the cotton ginTobacco was a traditional Southern cash crop dating back all the way to 1607
4 States that Seceded from the Union (Southern Confederate States) AlabamaArkansasFloridaGeorgiaLouisianaMississippiNorth CarolinaSouth CarolinaTennesseeTexasVirginia
5 Confederate States Map Anything South of Virginia belongs to the Confederacy
6 States that Remained in the Union: The Border States (Slave States) DelawareKentuckyMarylandMissouriWhy do you think it was important for the border states to stay in the union?
7 States that Remained in the Union: Free States CaliforniaConnecticutIllinoisIndianaIowaKansasMaineMassachusettsMichiganMinnesotaNew HampshireNew JerseyNew YorkOhioOregonPennsylvaniaRhode IslandVermontWest Virginia (Western counties of Virginia that refused to secede)Wisconsin
8 What Color are the free Union states on this map? Free Union States MapWhat Color are the free Union states on this map?