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Which body of water provided the French and Spanish with exploration routes to Mexico and other parts of America?

Gulf of Mexico


Which body of water was a highway for explorers early settlers and later immigrants
Which body of water was a highway for explorers, early settlers, and later immigrants?

Atlantic Ocean


Which body of water was explored by lewis and clark
Which body of water was explored by Lewis and Clark? settlers, and later immigrants?

Columbia River



Which two bodies of water were transportation arteries for industrial and farm products
Which two bodies of water were transportation arteries for industrial and farm products?

Mississippi and Missouri Rivers


Which bodies of water was have allowed the united states access to other areas of the world
Which bodies of water was have allowed the United States access to other areas of the world?

Atlantic and Pacific Oceans


How do bodies of water create links to other areas
How do bodies of water create links to other areas? access to other areas of the world?

Support trade, transportation, and settlement



Which geographical region is located along the atlantic ocean and gulf of mexico
Which geographical region is located along the Atlantic Ocean and Gulf of Mexico?

Coastal Plain






Which geographical region extends from eastern canada to western alabama
Which geographical region extends from eastern Canada to western Alabama?

Appalachian Mountains


Which geographical region has eroded mountains
Which geographical region has eroded mountains? western Alabama?

Appalachian Mountains


Which geographical region is wrapped around the hudson bay and shaped like a horseshoe
Which geographical region is wrapped around the Hudson Bay and shaped like a horseshoe?

Canadian Shield


Which geographical region has hills worn by erosion and hundreds of lakes carved by glaciers
Which geographical region has hills worn by erosion and hundreds of lakes carved by glaciers?

Canadian Shield


Which geographical region is located west the appalachian mountains and east of the great plains
Which geographical region is located west the Appalachian Mountains and east of the Great Plains?

Interior Lowlands


Which geographical region is located west of the interior lowlands and east of the rocky mountains
Which geographical region is located west of the Interior Lowlands and east of the Rocky Mountains?

Great Plains


Which geographical region has flat land that gradually increases in elevation westward
Which geographical region has flat land that gradually increases in elevation westward?

Great Plains


Which geographical region consist of grasslands
Which geographical region consist of grasslands? increases in elevation westward?

Great Plains


Which geographical region is located west of the great plains and east of the basin and range
Which geographical region is located west of the Great Plains and east of the Basin and Range?

Rocky Mountains


Which geographical region has rugged mountains stretching from alaska almost to mexico
Which geographical region has rugged mountains stretching from Alaska almost to Mexico?

Rocky Mountains


Which geographical region contains the continental divide
Which geographical region contains the Continental Divide? from Alaska almost to Mexico?

Rocky Mountains


Which geographical region consist of high elevations
Which geographical region consist of high elevations? from Alaska almost to Mexico?

Rocky Mountains


Which geographical region is located west of the Rocky Mountains and east of the Sierra Nevadas and the Cascades?

Basin and Range


Which geographical region is consist of death valley
Which geographical region is consist of Death Valley? Mountains and east of the Sierra Nevadas and the Cascades?

Basin and Range


What is the lowest point in north america
What is the lowest point in North America? Mountains and east of the Sierra Nevadas and the Cascades?

Death Valley


Which geographical region contains isolated mountain ranges
Which geographical region contains isolated mountain ranges? Mountains and east of the Sierra Nevadas and the Cascades?

Basin and Range











How did geography and climate impact how american indian groups met their basic needs
How did geography and climate impact how American Indian groups met their basic needs?

Shelter was made of resources found in their environment.


What are some examples of resources used by native americans to build their shelter
What are some examples of resources used by Native Americans to build their shelter?

Sod, stones, animal skins, and wood.




Which american indian group inhabited desert areas and areas bordering cliffs and mountains
Which American Indian group inhabited desert areas and areas bordering cliffs and mountains?

Pueblo


Which American Indian group inhabited the interior of the United States characterized by dry grasslands?

Lakota


Which american indian group inhabited the eastern woodlands
Which American Indian group inhabited the Eastern Woodlands? United States characterized by dry grasslands?

Iroquois


Name the american indian group for each location on the map
Name the American Indian group for each location on the map. United States characterized by dry grasslands?


What economic reasons motivated explorers
What economic reasons motivated explorers? United States characterized by dry grasslands?

Gold, natural resources, and trade


What religious reason encouraged european exploration
What religious reason encouraged European exploration? United States characterized by dry grasslands?

Spread of Christianity


How did competition encourage exploration
How did competition encourage exploration? United States characterized by dry grasslands?

Build an empire and belief in superiority of own culture


Name four obstacles to exploration
Name four obstacles to exploration? United States characterized by dry grasslands?

  • poor maps and navigational tools

  • fear of the unknown

  • disease/starvation,

  • lack of adequate supplies


What are three accomplishments of exploration
What are three accomplishments of exploration? United States characterized by dry grasslands?

  • Exchanged goods and ideas

  • Improved navigational tools and ships

  • Claimed territories


Who claimed the southwest for spain
Who claimed the Southwest for Spain? United States characterized by dry grasslands?

Francisco Coronado


What settlement did samuel champlain establish
What settlement did Samuel Champlain establish? United States characterized by dry grasslands?

Quebec


What area did robert la salle claim
What area did Robert La Salle claim? United States characterized by dry grasslands?

Mississippi River Valley


What area did john cabot explore
What area did John Cabot explore? United States characterized by dry grasslands?

Eastern Canada


Which explorer settled each of these areas
Which explorer settled each of these areas? United States characterized by dry grasslands?


From which european country did these explorers travel
From which European country did these explorers travel? United States characterized by dry grasslands?


What area did the portuguese explore
What area did the Portuguese explore? United States characterized by dry grasslands?

West Africa




Which european country brought diseases that destroyed native american population
Which European country brought diseases that destroyed Native American population?

Spanish


Which european country established trading posts
Which European country established trading posts? Native American population?

French






Which interactions between europeans and american indians were examples of cooperation
Which interactions between Europeans and American Indians were examples of cooperation?

  • Europeans brought weapons and metal tools

  • Trade

  • Crops


Which interactions between europeans and american indians were examples of conflict
Which interactions between Europeans and American Indians were examples of conflict?

  • Land

  • Competition for trade

  • Differences in cultures

  • Disease

  • Language difference


Which three west african societies became powerful by controlling trade
Which three west African societies became powerful by controlling trade?

  • Mali

  • Songhai

  • Ghana



What did the portuguese trade with african societies to obtain gold
What did the Portuguese trade with African societies to obtain gold?

Metals, cloth, and other manufactured goods from Europe






Who settled the plymouth colony
Who settled the Plymouth Colony? England?

Separatists from the Church of England


Why was the plymouth colony settled
Why was the Plymouth colony settled? England?

Separatists who wanted to avoid religious persecution



For what reason was the massachusetts bay colony settled
For what reason was the Massachusetts Bay Colony settled? England?

Puritans who wanted to avoid religious persecution



Who settled georgia
Who settled Georgia? England?

People who had been in debtor’s prisons in England


What did english debtors hope to do in the new world
What did English debtors hope to do in the New World? England?

Experience a new life in the colony and economic freedom




Which colonial region would you find market towns
Which colonial region would you find market towns? and a jagged coastline?

Mid-Atlantic


Which colonial region contains the boston harbor
Which colonial region contains the Boston Harbor? and a jagged coastline?

New England





Which colonial region would people have made a living by fishing shipbuilding and naval supplies
Which colonial region would people have made a living by fishing, shipbuilding, and naval supplies?

New England


Which colonial region would you find the geographical features: Piedmont and the Atlantic Coastal Plain?

South


Which colonial region would you find a humid climate
Which colonial region would you find a humid climate? features: Piedmont and the Atlantic Coastal Plain?

South




Livestock grain and fish are examples of specialization for which colonial region
Livestock, grain, and fish are examples of specialization for which colonial region?

Mid-Atlantic



What were the capital resources for all colonial regions
What were the capital resources for all colonial regions? mansion on plantations?

Tools and buildings



The New England colonies depended on the Southern colonies for crops such as tobacco, rice, cotton, and indigo, and for forest products such as lumber, tar, and pitch. They depended on the Mid-Atlantic colonies for livestock and grains. Of what is this an example?

Mid-Atlantic


What is an indentured servants
What is an indentured servants? for crops such as tobacco, rice, cotton, and indigo, and for forest products such as lumber, tar, and pitch. They depended on the Mid-Atlantic colonies for livestock and grains. Of what is this an example?

Men and women who did not have money for passage to the colonies and agreed to work without pay for the person who paid for their passage


Which colonial groups relied on family members for labor
Which colonial groups relied on family members for labor? for crops such as tobacco, rice, cotton, and indigo, and for forest products such as lumber, tar, and pitch. They depended on the Mid-Atlantic colonies for livestock and grains. Of what is this an example?

farmers


What colonial group worked as craftsmen
What colonial group worked as craftsmen? for crops such as tobacco, rice, cotton, and indigo, and for forest products such as lumber, tar, and pitch. They depended on the Mid-Atlantic colonies for livestock and grains. Of what is this an example?

artisans



What colonial groups could not vote
What colonial groups could not vote? homemakers?

Women and free African Americans


What colonial group were sold and treated as property
What colonial group were sold and treated as property? homemakers?

Enslaved African Americans


Who controlled colonial trade
Who controlled colonial trade? homemakers?

England


Why did england need to tax the colonies
Why did England need to tax the colonies? homemakers?

To pay for the French and Indian War



Who enforced colonial laws
Who enforced colonial laws? homemakers?

Colonial governors


Who made colonial laws
Who made colonial laws? homemakers?

Colonial legislatures


Who appointed the colonial governors
Who appointed the colonial governors? homemakers?

The King or the proprietor


What was the economical relationship between england and the colonies
What was the economical relationship between England and the colonies?

England tried to establish and maintain control over colonial trade


What was the political relationship between england and the colonies
What was the political relationship between England and the colonies?

Colonists had to obey English laws


What were two reasons for britain s taxation of the colonies
What were two reasons for Britain’s taxation of the colonies?

  • finance the French and Indian War

  • Help maintain British troops in the colonies


What were sources for colonial dissatisfaction
What were sources for colonial dissatisfaction? colonies?

  • No representation in Parliament

  • Colonial resentment of the power of the colonial governors

  • Opposition to taxes

  • Proclamation of 1763


What was the purpose of the proclamation of 1763
What was the purpose of the Proclamation of 1763? colonies?

Restricted the western movement of settlers


What british law making body did the colonists feel that they had no representation
What British law-making body did the colonists feel that they had no representation?

Parliament


Why did britain want to control the colonies
Why did Britain want to control the colonies? they had no representation?

  • Britain wanted to remain a world power

  • Raise revenue to pay for the French and Indian War


In what document is this excerpt? “People have certain unalienable rights to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness”

Declaration of Independence


Whose ideas were used in the declaration of independence
Whose ideas were used in the Declaration of Independence? unalienable rights to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness”

European Philosophers


Which document addresses the inalienable rights of life liberty and the pursuit of happiness
Which document addresses the inalienable rights of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness?

Declaration of Independence


What are the key points of the declaration of independence
What are the key points of the Declaration of Independence ?

  • People have certain inalienable rights

  • People establish governments to protect those rights

  • People have a right and duty to change a government that violates their rights




Why are governments established
Why are governments established? its power?

To protect the rights of the people


What can people do when governments fails to protect their rights
What can people do when governments fails to protect their rights?

Have the duty and right to change the government


What inherent rights did the declaration of independence emphasize
What inherent rights did the Declaration of Independence emphasize?

Natural Rights

Life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness







What outspoken member of the house of burgesses proclaimed give me liberty or give me death
What outspoken member of the House of Burgesses proclaimed, “Give me liberty or give me death!”?

Patrick Henry


What prominent member of the continental congress help frame the declaration of independence
What prominent member of the Continental Congress help frame the Declaration of Independence?

Benjamin Franklin





In which event did samuel adams and paul revere lead patriots to throw tea in a harbor
In which event did Samuel Adams and Paul Revere lead patriots to throw tea in a harbor?

Boston Tea Party


In which event did delegates meet to discuss problems with england and promote independence
In which event did delegates meet to discuss problems with England and promote independence?

First Continental Congress


In which event did the first armed conflict occur during the american revolution
In which event did the first armed conflict occur during the American Revolution?

Battle of Lexington and Concord


When was the declaration of independence approved
When was the Declaration of Independence approved? American Revolution?

July 4, 1776



What was the final battle of the revolutionary war
What was the final battle of the Revolutionary War? Revolution?

Surrender at Yorktown


What did the battle at yorktown signify
What did the battle at Yorktown signify? Revolution?

Marked the end of the Revolutionary War


Who was defeated at yorktown
Who was defeated at Yorktown? Revolution?

Lord Cornwallis



Why were the colonist able to defeat great britain
Why were the colonist able to defeat Great Britain? Revolution?

  • Colonist:

    • were defending their own land, principles, and beliefs

    • Had support from France

    • Had strong leadership



Name the weaknesses of the articles of confederation
Name the weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation? nation?

  • Weak national government

  • Congress had no power to tax or regulate commerce among states

  • No common currency

  • Each state had one vote regardless of size

  • No executive or judicial branch




The articles of confederation did not provide for which two branches of government
The Articles of Confederation did not provide for which two branches of government?

Executive and Judicial


The articles of confederation did not give congress the ability to do what regarding trade
The Articles of Confederation did not give Congress the ability to do what regarding trade?

regulate


The articles of confederation lead to the construction of which document
The Articles of Confederation lead to the construction of which document?

The Constitution of the United States


Why did state delegates met in philadelphia
Why did state delegates met in Philadelphia? which document?

To decide not to revise the Articles of Confederation but to write a new constitution



What did delegates debated
What did delegates debated? which document?

how much power should be given to the new national government and how large and small states should be represented in the new government


What did the great compromise decided
What did the Great Compromise decided? which document?

how many votes each state would have in the Senate and the House of Representatives


What was signed at the end of the convention
What was signed at the end of the convention? which document?

The Constitution


A minimum of how many of the thirteen states had to vote in favor of the Constitution before it could become law.

Nine


What was based on the virginia declaration of rights and the virginia statute for religious freedom
What was based on the Virginia Declaration of Rights and the Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom?

The Bill of Rights


Who wrote the virginia declaration of rights
Who wrote the Virginia Declaration of Rights? Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom?

George Mason


Who wrote the virginia statute for religious freedom
Who wrote the Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom? Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom?

Thomas Jefferson



What are three specific written guarantees of individual rights in the bill of rights
What are three specific written guarantees of individual rights in the Bill of Rights?

Freedom of Speech, Freedom of Religion


Under which of the first five presidents was the federal court system established
Under which of the first five presidents was the federal court system established?

George Washington


Under which of the first five presidents did the Bill of Rights become a part of the US Constitution?

George Washington


Under which of the first five presidents did plans for the national capital develop
Under which of the first five presidents did plans for the national capital develop?

George Washington


Under which of the first five presidents did Benjamin Banneker help complete the designs for the national capital?

George Washington



Under which of the first five presidents was the louisiana territory purchased
Under which of the first five presidents was the Louisiana territory purchased?

Thomas Jefferson


Under which of the first five presidents had Lewis and Clark explore the land west of the Mississippi?

Thomas Jefferson



What was the result of the war of 1812
What was the result of the War of 1812? occur?

European nations gained respect for the United States


What was the purpose of the monroe doctrine
What was the purpose of the Monroe Doctrine? occur?

Warned European nations to not interfere in the Western Hemisphere



Who was the famous african american astronomer and surveyor who helped to design the national city
Who was the famous African American astronomer and surveyor who helped to design the national city?

Benjamin Banneker


What new territories were added between 1801 and 1861
What new territories were added between 1801 and 1861? who helped to design the national city?

  • Louisiana Territory

  • Florida

  • Texas

  • Oregon

  • California


Which territory was purchased from france
Which territory was purchased from France? who helped to design the national city?

Louisiana Purchase


Which territory doubled the size of the united states
Which territory doubled the size of the United States? who helped to design the national city?

Louisiana Territory


Which territory was gained through a treaty with spain
Which territory was gained through a treaty with Spain? who helped to design the national city?

Florida





How far did lewis and clark explore the louisiana purchase
How far did Lewis and Clark explore the Louisiana Purchase? Britain?

Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean




How did population in the east influence westward movement
How did population in the east influence westward movement? Civil War?

Population grew in eastern states which forced people west


What economic factors encouraged westward movement
What economic factors encouraged westward movement? Civil War?

  • Gold (California Gold Rush),

  • logging,

  • farming,

  • freedom (runaway slaves)



What types of transportation made westward movement cheaper and faster
What types of transportation made westward movement cheaper and faster?

  • Rivers and Canals

  • steamboats




What is manifest destiny
What is Manifest Destiny? and faster?

The idea that expansion was for the good of the country and was the right of the country


Who invented the cotton gin
Who invented the cotton gin? and faster?

Eli Whitney


How did the cotton gin impact the need for slave labor
How did the cotton gin impact the need for slave labor? and faster?

It increased the production of cotton and more slaves


What invention did jo anderson and cyrus mccormick create which of them was an entrepreneur
What invention did Jo Anderson and Cyrus McCormick create?/Which of them was an entrepreneur?

Reaper

Cyrus McCormick


How did the reaper impact the farm production
How did the reaper impact the farm production? create?/Which of them was an entrepreneur?

Increased the productivity of the American farmer


Who was robert fulton
Who was Robert Fulton? create?/Which of them was an entrepreneur?

The entrepreneur who improved the steamboat


How did the steamboat help to connect
How did the steamboat help to connect? create?/Which of them was an entrepreneur?

Provided for faster river transportation connecting Southern plantations to Northern industries


What impact did the steam locomotive have transportation
What impact did the steam locomotive have transportation? create?/Which of them was an entrepreneur?

Provided for faster land transportation


What did abolitionist believe
What did abolitionist believe? create?/Which of them was an entrepreneur?

Slavery was morally wrong, cruel and inhumane, and violated the principles of democracy


What was the suffrage movement
What was the Suffrage movement? create?/Which of them was an entrepreneur?

The movement led by strong women who began their campaign before the Civil War and continued after the war ended


Who were three abolitionist and
Who were three abolitionist and? create?/Which of them was an entrepreneur?

Harriet Tubman

William Lloyd Garrison

Frederick Douglass


In which movement would you most likely hear all men and women were created equal
In which movement would you most likely hear “All men and women were created equal”?

Suffrage Movement


Three prominent leaders during the suffrage movement
Three prominent leaders during the Suffrage Movement? women were created equal”?

Isabel Sojourner Truth

Susan B. Anthony

Elizabeth Cady Stanton


Who was susan b anthony
Who was Susan B. Anthony? women were created equal”?

Suffrage Movement leader


Who was elizabeth cady stanton
Who was Elizabeth Cady Stanton? women were created equal”?

Suffrage Movement leader


What did the South begin to proclaim as a means of self-protection from the North prior to the Civil War?

States’ rights


What was the north s belief regarding the nation prior to the civil war
What was the North’s belief regarding the Nation prior to the Civil War?

The nation was a union and could not be divided


What type of issues divided the nation prior to the civil war
What type of issues divided the nation prior to the Civil War?

  • Cultural

  • Economic

  • Constitutional

  • Slavery


How did the issue of slavery divide the nation
How did the issue of slavery divide the nation? War?

The South relied on slave labor while the North did not


How did the north and south differ in culture
How did the North and South differ in culture? War?

  • North was mainly an urban/manufacturing society

  • South was primarily agricultural


How did many people in the urban north earn a living
How did many people in the urban North earn a living? War?

People held jobs in factories


What characterized the culture of the south
What characterized the culture of the South? War?

People lived in small villages and on farms and plantations


How did the cultural issues make it difficult for the north and the south
How did the cultural issues make it difficult for the North and the South?

It became very difficult for the two to agree on social and political issues


What were some economic issues that divided the north and south
What were some economic issues that divided the North and South?

The North was a manufacturing region while the South was agricultural region


Why did the north favor tariffs
Why did the North favor tariffs? South?

Tariffs protected factory owners and workers from foreign competition


Why did the south oppose tariffs
Why did the South oppose tariffs? South?

Tariffs would cause prices of manufactured goods to increase


How would tariffs impact southern economy prior to the civil war
How would tariffs impact Southern economy prior to the Civil War?

England may stop buying cotton from the South if tariffs were added


What was the constitutional difference between the north and south
What was the constitutional difference between the North and South?

States’ rights versus a strong central government


If the South did not agree with a federal law, what did they believe they should have the power to do?

The South believed they had the power to declare any national law illegal


What did the north believe was the power of the national government
What did the North believe was the power of the national government?

The North believed the national government was supreme over that of the states


How did the south feel about slavery
How did the South feel about slavery? government?

South- abolition of slavery would destroy the region


How did the north feel about slavery
How did the North feel about slavery? government?

North- abolition of slavery for moral reasons


What compromises did the nation attempt to resolve their issues prior to the civil war
What compromises did the nation attempt to resolve their issues prior to the Civil War?

  • Missouri Compromise (1820)

  • Compromise of 1850

  • Kansas-Nebraska Act


What was the missouri compromise in 1820
What was the Missouri Compromise in 1820? issues prior to the Civil War?

Missouri would enter the union as a slave state, while Maine would enter as a free state


What was the compromise of 1850
What was the Compromise of 1850? issues prior to the Civil War?

California was a free state, while the Southwest territories would decide about slavery


What was the kansas nebraska act
What was the Kansas-Nebraska Act? issues prior to the Civil War?

People decided the slavery issue


The concept of having the people decide the slavery issue is an example of what
The concept of having the people decide the slavery issue is an example of what?

Popular sovereignty


What prompted southern secession
What prompted Southern Secession? an example of what?

Abraham Lincoln’s election


What began the civil war
What began the Civil War? an example of what?

Confederate forces attacked Fort Sumter in South Carolina


How did many southerners view states and the formation of the union
How did many Southerners view states and the formation of the Union?

States freely created and joined the union and could freely leave the union


How did abraham lincoln and many northerners view states and the formation of the union
How did Abraham Lincoln and many Northerners view states and the formation of the Union?

United States was on nation that could not be separated or divided


On which side did these states fight? Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Texas, Tennessee, and Virginia

The South-They seceded from the Union


Of the states that remained with the union which states were border states slave states
Of the states that remained with the Union, which states were Border states (slave states)?

Delaware, Kentucky, Maryland, and Missouri


Who issued the emancipation proclamation
Who issued the Emancipation Proclamation? were Border states (slave states)?

Abraham Lincoln


Who was president of the confederate states of america
Who was president of the Confederate States of America? were Border states (slave states)?

Jefferson Davis


Who was general of the union army that defeated lee
Who was general of the Union army that defeated Lee? were Border states (slave states)?

Ulysses S. Grant


Who was a skilled confederate general from virginia
Who was a skilled Confederate general from Virginia? were Border states (slave states)?

Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson



Who was offered the command of the union forces but chose to not fight against virginians
Who was offered the command of the Union forces, but chose to not fight against Virginians?

Robert E. Lee


Who opposed secession but did not believe the union should be held together by force
Who opposed secession, but did not believe the union should be held together by force?

Robert E. Lee


Who urged Southerners to accept defeat at the end of the war and reunite as Americans when some wanted to continue to fight ?

Robert E. Lee


Who wrote the gettysburg address
Who wrote the Gettysburg Address? and reunite as Americans when some wanted to continue to fight ?

Abraham Lincoln



What was the gettysburg address
What was the Gettysburg Address? necessary?

Speech given by Abraham Lincoln in which he said the Civil War was to preserve a government “of the people, by the people, and for the people.”


What battle began the civil war
What battle began the Civil War? necessary?

Firing on Fort Sumter, S.C.


What battle was the first major battle
What battle was the first major battle? necessary?

Battle of Manassas



How did the emancipation proclamation impact the civil war
How did the Emancipation Proclamation impact the Civil War? necessary?

It made “freeing the slaves” the new focus of the war


What was the significance of the battle of vicksburg
What was the significance of the Battle of Vicksburg? necessary?

It divided the South and the North controlled the Mississippi River


What was the significance of the battle of gettysburg
What was the significance of the Battle of Gettysburg? necessary?

It was the turning point of the war. The North repelled Lee’s invasion.


What was the significance of appomattox court house
What was the significance of Appomattox Court House? necessary?

Lee surrender to Grant in 1865 which ended the war.


What southern ports did the union block
What southern ports did the Union block? necessary?

Savannah, Charleston, and New Orleans.


Which locations were examples of each forces trying to capture capital cities
Which locations were examples of each forces trying to capture capital cities?

Richmond

Capital of the Confederacy Washington, D.C.



How were families impacted by the civil war
How were families impacted by the Civil War? during the Civil War?

Families were often pitted against one another


How did southern troops compare to northern troops
How did Southern troops compare to Northern troops? during the Civil War?

Southern troops were increasingly younger and poorly equipped and clothed


How did the civil war impact much of the south
How did the Civil War impact much of the South? during the Civil War?

Much of the South was devastated - Atlanta and Richmond were burned


Who was clara barton
Who was Clara Barton? during the Civil War?

Civil War nurse and creator of the Red Cross


How were women impacted by the civil war
How were women impacted by the Civil War? during the Civil War?

Women were left to run businesses in the North and farms and plantations in the South



How did the civil war impact african americans
How did the Civil War impact money?African Americans?

  • fought for Union/Used ship workers, cooks, laborers and camp workers in the both the Confederacy

  • Less pay

  • Discrimination

  • Served in segregated units


Who was robert smalls
Who was Robert Smalls? money?

a sailor and later a Union naval captain



What did robert smalls do after the civil war
What did Robert Smalls do after the Civil War? money?

He became a Congressman


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