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United states history to 1877

United States History to 1877

Review


Which body of water was the gateway to the west

Which body of water was the gateway to the west?

Ohio River


Which body of water located in the midwest would you find inland port cities

Which body of water located in the Midwest would you find inland port cities?

The Great Lakes


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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?

Columbia River


Which body of water forms the border between mexico and the united states

Which body of water forms the border between Mexico and the United States?

Rio Grande


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?

Support trade, transportation, and settlement


Which geographical region has broad lowlands and many excellent harbors

Which geographical region has broad lowlands and many excellent harbors?

Coastal Plain


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 has rolling flat lands with many rivers

Which geographical region has rolling flat lands with many rivers?

Interior Lowlands


Which geographical region has broad river valleys and grassy hills

Which geographical region has broad river valleys and grassy hills?

Interior Lowlands


Which geographical region is located west of the coastal plain

Which geographical region is located west of the Coastal Plain?

Appalachian Mountains


Which geographical region has the oldest mountain range in north america

Which geographical region has the oldest mountain range in North America?

Appalachian Mountains


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?

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?

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?

Rocky Mountains


Which geographical region consist of high elevations

Which geographical region consist of high elevations?

Rocky Mountains


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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?

Basin and Range


What is the lowest point in north america

What is the lowest point in North America?

Death Valley


Which geographical region contains isolated mountain ranges

Which geographical region contains isolated mountain ranges?

Basin and Range


Which geographical region has rugged mountains along the pacific coast

Which geographical region has rugged mountains along the Pacific Coast?

Coastal Range


Which geographical region contains fertile valleys

Which geographical region contains fertile valleys?

Coastal Range


Which geographical region stretches from california to canada

Which geographical region stretches from California to Canada?

Coastal Range


Which american indian group inhabited present day alaska and northern canada

Which American Indian group inhabited present day Alaska and Northern Canada?

Inuit


Which american indian group lived in arctic areas

Which American Indian group lived in Arctic areas?

Inuit


Which american indian group lived in freezing temperatures

Which American Indian group lived in freezing temperatures?

Inuit


Which american indian group inhabited the pacific northwest coast

Which American Indian group inhabited the Pacific Northwest Coast?

Kwakiutl


Which american indian group lived in a rainy mild climate

Which American Indian group lived in a rainy mild climate?

Kwakiutl


Which american indian group lived in the heavily forested northeast

Which American Indian group lived in the heavily forested Northeast?

Iroquois


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 the southwest

Which American Indian group inhabited the Southwest?

Pueblo


Which american indian group inhabited present day new mexico and arizona

Which American Indian group inhabited present-day New Mexico and Arizona?

Pueblo


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


United states history to 1877

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?

Iroquois


Name the american indian group for each location on the map

Name the American Indian group for each location on the map.


What economic reasons motivated explorers

What economic reasons motivated explorers?

Gold, natural resources, and trade


What religious reason encouraged european exploration

What religious reason encouraged European exploration?

Spread of Christianity


How did competition encourage exploration

How did competition encourage exploration?

Build an empire and belief in superiority of own culture


Name four obstacles to exploration

Name four obstacles to exploration?

  • 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?

  • Exchanged goods and ideas

  • Improved navigational tools and ships

  • Claimed territories


Who claimed the southwest for spain

Who claimed the Southwest for Spain?

Francisco Coronado


What settlement did samuel champlain establish

What settlement did Samuel Champlain establish?

Quebec


What area did robert la salle claim

What area did Robert La Salle claim?

Mississippi River Valley


What area did john cabot explore

What area did John Cabot explore?

Eastern Canada


Which explorer settled each of these areas

Which explorer settled each of these areas?


From which european country did these explorers travel

From which European country did these explorers travel?


What area did the portuguese explore

What area did the Portuguese explore?

West Africa


What european group conquered and enslaved the american indians

What European group conquered and enslaved the American Indians?

Spanish


What european country brought christianity to the new world

What European country brought Christianity to the New World?

Spanish


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?

French


Which european country was most influential in spreading christianity

Which European country was most influential in spreading Christianity?

French


Which european country established settlements and claimed ownership of land

Which European country established settlements and claimed ownership of land?

English


Which european country learned farming techniques from the american indian

Which European country learned farming techniques from the American Indian?

English


Which european country traded with the first americans

Which European country traded with the First Americans?

English


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


From 300 to 1600 ad which area did ghana mali and songhai dominate

From 300 to 1600 AD, which area did Ghana, Mali, and Songhai dominate?

West Africa


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


Which colony was established as an economic venture but was not successful

Which colony was established as an economic venture but was NOT successful?

Roanoke Island


What was the first permanent english settlement in north america

What was the first permanent English settlement in North America?

Jamestown


Which colony was started in 1607 as an economic venture for england

Which colony was started in 1607 as an economic venture for England?

Jamestown


Who financed the first permanent english settlement

Who financed the first permanent English settlement?

Virginia Company


Who settled the plymouth colony

Who settled the Plymouth Colony?

Separatists from the Church of England


Why was the plymouth colony settled

Why was the Plymouth colony settled?

Separatists who wanted to avoid religious persecution


What religious group settled the massachusetts bay colony

What religious group settled the Massachusetts Bay Colony?

Puritans


For what reason was the massachusetts bay colony settled

For what reason was the Massachusetts Bay Colony settled?

Puritans who wanted to avoid religious persecution


What religious group settled pennsylvania

What religious group settled Pennsylvania?

Quakers


Who settled georgia

Who settled Georgia?

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?

Experience a new life in the colony and economic freedom


Which colonial region would have hilly terrain rocky soil and a jagged coastline

Which colonial region would have hilly terrain, rocky soil and a jagged coastline?

New England


Which colonial region would you find many diverse religions

Which colonial region would you find many diverse religions?

Mid-Atlantic


Which colonial region would you find market towns

Which colonial region would you find market towns?

Mid-Atlantic


Which colonial region contains the boston harbor

Which colonial region contains the Boston Harbor?

New England


Which colonial region would laws have been in town meetings

Which colonial region would laws have been in town meetings?

New England


Which colonial region would you find religious reformers

Which colonial region would you find religious reformers?

New England


Which colonial region would the church of england be the center of life

Which colonial region would the Church of England be the center of life?

South


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


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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?

South


Which colonial region would you find large plantations cash crops and slavery

Which colonial region would you find large plantations, cash crops and slavery?

South


Which colonial region would there be counties with few cities few schools

Which colonial region would there be counties with few cities, few schools?

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


Which colonial region would large land owners live in mansion on plantations

Which colonial region would large land owners live in mansion on plantations?

South


What were the capital resources for all colonial regions

What were the capital resources for all colonial regions?

Tools and buildings


Unskilled and skilled workers were human resources for which colonial region

Unskilled and skilled workers were human resources for which colonial region?

Mid-Atlantic


United states history to 1877

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?

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?

farmers


What colonial group worked as craftsmen

What colonial group worked as craftsmen?

artisans


What colonial group worked as caretakers houseworkers and homemakers

What colonial group worked as caretakers, houseworkers, and homemakers?

women


What colonial groups could not vote

What colonial groups could not vote?

Women and free African Americans


What colonial group were sold and treated as property

What colonial group were sold and treated as property?

Enslaved African Americans


Who controlled colonial trade

Who controlled colonial trade?

England


Why did england need to tax the colonies

Why did England need to tax the colonies?

To pay for the French and Indian War


What did colonies trade for manufactured goods

What did colonies trade for manufactured goods?

Raw materials


Who enforced colonial laws

Who enforced colonial laws?

Colonial governors


Who made colonial laws

Who made colonial laws?

Colonial legislatures


Who appointed the colonial governors

Who appointed the colonial governors?

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?

  • 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?

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?

  • Britain wanted to remain a world power

  • Raise revenue to pay for the French and Indian War


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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?

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


Which document proclaimed independence from england

Which document proclaimed independence from England?

Declaration of Independence


From where did thomas jefferson believe government derived its power

From where did Thomas Jefferson believe government derived its power?

The people


Why are governments established

Why are governments established?

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


Who was the british king during the revolutionary era

Who was the British king during the Revolutionary era?

King George III


Who was the british general who surrender to yorktown

Who was the British general who surrender to Yorktown?

Lord Cornwallis


Who was the commander of the continental army

Who was the commander of the continental army?

George Washington


What colonial leader championed the cause of independence

What colonial leader championed the cause of independence?

John Adams


Who was the major author of the declaration of independence

Who was the major author of the Declaration of Independence?

Thomas Jefferson


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


What former slave wrote poems and plays supporting american independence

What former slave wrote poems and plays supporting American independence?

Phyllis Wheatley


What patriot warned the colonist the british are coming

What patriot warned the colonist, “The British are coming!”?

Paul Revere


In which event were colonist shot after taunting british soldiers

In which event were colonist shot after taunting British soldiers?

Boston Massacre


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?

July 4, 1776


Which battle was the turning point of the american revolution

Which battle was the turning point of the American Revolution?

Battle of Saratoga


What was the final battle of the revolutionary war

What was the final battle of the Revolutionary War?

Surrender at Yorktown


What did the battle at yorktown signify

What did the battle at Yorktown signify?

Marked the end of the Revolutionary War


Who was defeated at yorktown

Who was defeated at Yorktown?

Lord Cornwallis


What document recognized american independence

What document recognized American independence?

Treaty of Paris


Why were the colonist able to defeat great britain

Why were the colonist able to defeat Great Britain?

  • Colonist:

    • were defending their own land, principles, and beliefs

    • Had support from France

    • Had strong leadership


What was the first written plan of government for the nation

What was the first written plan of government for the nation?

Articles of Confederation


Name the weaknesses of the articles of confederation

Name the weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation?

  • 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 provided for what type of national government

The Articles of Confederation provided for what type of national government?

Weak


The articles of confederation gave each state how many votes

The Articles of Confederation gave each state how many votes?

One


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?

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


Who was elected president of the constitutional convention

Who was elected president of the Constitutional Convention?

George Washington


What did delegates debated

What did delegates debated?

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?

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?

The Constitution


United states history to 1877

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?

George Mason


Who wrote the virginia statute for religious freedom

Who wrote the Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom?

Thomas Jefferson


What were the first ten amendments to the constitution called

What were the first ten amendments to the Constitution called?

The Bill of Rights


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


United states history to 1877

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


United states history to 1877

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 did the two party system emerge

Under which of the first five presidents did the two party system emerge?

John Adams


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


United states history to 1877

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

Thomas Jefferson


Under which of the first five presidents did the war of 1812 occur

Under which of the first five presidents did the War of 1812 occur?

James Madison


What was the result of the war of 1812

What was the result of the War of 1812?

European nations gained respect for the United States


What was the purpose of the monroe doctrine

What was the purpose of the Monroe Doctrine?

Warned European nations to not interfere in the Western Hemisphere


Which of the first five presidents gave a warning to european nations

Which of the first five Presidents gave a warning to European nations?

James Monroe


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?

  • Louisiana Territory

  • Florida

  • Texas

  • Oregon

  • California


Which territory was purchased from france

Which territory was purchased from France?

Louisiana Purchase


Which territory doubled the size of the united states

Which territory doubled the size of the United States?

Louisiana Territory


Which territory was gained through a treaty with spain

Which territory was gained through a treaty with Spain?

Florida


Which territory was added after it became an independent republic

Which territory was added after it became an independent republic?

Texas


Which territory was divided by the united states and great britain

Which territory was divided by the United States and Great Britain?

Oregon


Which territory was gained as a result of war with mexico

Which territory was gained as a result of war with Mexico?

California


How far did lewis and clark explore the louisiana purchase

How far did Lewis and Clark explore the Louisiana Purchase?

Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean


Name the territories on the map

Name the Territories on the map.


What two factors influenced westward expansion prior to the civil war

What two factors influenced westward expansion prior to the Civil War?

Geography and Economy


How did population in the east influence westward movement

How did population in the east influence westward movement?

Population grew in eastern states which forced people west


What economic factors encouraged westward movement

What economic factors encouraged westward movement?

  • Gold (California Gold Rush),

  • logging,

  • farming,

  • freedom (runaway slaves)


What economic opportunities were available in areas like california

What economic opportunities were available in areas like California?

Gold


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 canal made it faster for steamboats to pass through

What canal made it faster for steamboats to pass through?

Erie Canal


What overland trails allowed for westward movement

What overland trails allowed for westward movement?

Oregon and Santa Fe


What is manifest destiny

What is Manifest Destiny?

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?

Eli Whitney


How did the cotton gin impact the need for slave labor

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

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?

Increased the productivity of the American farmer


Who was robert fulton

Who was Robert Fulton?

The entrepreneur who improved the steamboat


How did the steamboat help to connect

How did the steamboat help to connect?

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?

Provided for faster land transportation


What did abolitionist believe

What did abolitionist believe?

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


What was the suffrage movement

What was the Suffrage movement?

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?

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?

Isabel Sojourner Truth

Susan B. Anthony

Elizabeth Cady Stanton


Who was susan b anthony

Who was Susan B. Anthony?

Suffrage Movement leader


Who was elizabeth cady stanton

Who was Elizabeth Cady Stanton?

Suffrage Movement leader


United states history to 1877

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?

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?

  • 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?

People held jobs in factories


What characterized the culture of the south

What characterized the culture of the South?

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?

Tariffs protected factory owners and workers from foreign competition


Why did the south oppose tariffs

Why did the South oppose tariffs?

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


United states history to 1877

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?

South- abolition of slavery would destroy the region


How did the north feel about slavery

How did the North feel about slavery?

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?

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?

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?

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?

Abraham Lincoln’s election


What began the civil war

What began the Civil War?

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


United states history to 1877

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?

Abraham Lincoln


Who was president of the confederate states of america

Who was president of the Confederate States of America?

Jefferson Davis


Who was general of the union army that defeated lee

Who was general of the Union army that defeated Lee?

Ulysses S. Grant


Who was a skilled confederate general from virginia

Who was a skilled Confederate general from Virginia?

Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson


Who was a former slaver who escaped to the north and became an abolitionist

Who was a former slaver who escaped to the North and became an abolitionist?

Frederick Douglass


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


United states history to 1877

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?

Abraham Lincoln


Who was determined to preserve the union by force if necessary

Who was determined to preserve the Union by force if necessary?

Abraham Lincoln


What was the gettysburg address

What was the Gettysburg Address?

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?

Firing on Fort Sumter, S.C.


What battle was the first major battle

What battle was the first major battle?

Battle of Manassas


What is another name for the battle of manassas

What is another name for the Battle of Manassas?

Bull Run


How did the emancipation proclamation impact the civil war

How did the Emancipation Proclamation impact the Civil War?

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?

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?

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?

Lee surrender to Grant in 1865 which ended the war.


What southern ports did the union block

What southern ports did the Union block?

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.


Which location was an attempt to move to higher ground during the civil war

Which location was an attempt to move to higher ground during the Civil War?

Gettysburg


How were families impacted by the civil war

How were families impacted by 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?

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?

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


Who was clara barton

Who was Clara Barton?

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?

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


When the confederacy collapsed what happened to confederate money

When the Confederacy collapsed, what happened to Confederate money?

It was worthless


How did the civil war impact african americans

How did the Civil War impact 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?

a sailor and later a Union naval captain


What was robert smalls honored for during the civil war

What was Robert Smalls honored for during the Civil War?

Bravery and heroism


What did robert smalls do after the civil war

What did Robert Smalls do after the Civil War?

He became a Congressman


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