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Civil War Review

When a state breaks away ... Secede
Start of the Civil War Ft. Sumter
At first how did Lincoln feel about slavery? He didn't want it to spread
What was Lincoln's major purpose in fighting the Civil War? He wanted to preserve the Union
Three border states in the Civil War that had slaves Missouri, Maryland, Kentucky
What is martial law and how was it used? Military rule; it was used to help keep the border states in the nation.
Writ of Habeus Corpus A person must be charged with a crime if kept in prison.
Northern side in Civil War Union
Southern side in Civil War Confederacy
What happens to the power of the president in a time of war? It goes up
Name two advantages of the South in the Civil War Motivation to win and better army
Name two advantages of the North in the Civil War More industrialized and better transportation
President of the Confederacy in the Civil War Jefferson Davis
Commander of the Union troops in the Civil War U.S. Grant
Commander of the Confederate troops in the Civil War Robert E. Lee
Stated all slaves in rebel states were free but mainly gave increased support to Lincoln Emancipation Proclamation
Short speech by Lincoln at cemetary that stated North must keep going Gettysburg Address
How did technology affect warfare in the Civil War? Many more people were killed
Another word for the draft Conscription
Why were draft laws unfair? You could pay someone to take your place.
Cause of the draft riots Fear of blacks taking jobs in NYC and discrimination against poor
What was the final factor that led to Union victory Industrial might
How did Sherman help to break the Southern will to fight His march to the sea
Where did Lee surrender to Grant Appomatox Court House
Who assassinated Lincoln John Wilkes Booth at Ford's Theater
Created by: ltrudeau