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Civil war

Why did the north and south seporate? Slavery politics economy
Why was it hard for the South to give up slavery? Because the slaves did all of their work for them
Who became president and shook up the country? Abe lincoln
Explain how the first battle began. Lincoln said it was illegal for a state to secede. He chose to ignore SOUTH CAROLINA.
North Name: USA Nickname: UNION Color: BLUE Soldier’s Nickname: BILLY YANKS & YANKEES
South confederate states confederacy grey rebels and johnny rebels
Who was the president for the North and the South? North: Abe Lincoln South: Jefferson Davis
What was the first major battle of the Civil War? Why was it unusual? The north started to retreat and run up the hill and there were civilians were watching
What was the Gettysburg Address? A speech from Abe Lincoln after the Gettysburg battle
What did the Emancipation Proclamation say? It said that any Confederate territory taken in war would become free; slaves would be given their Freedom. This did NOT give freedom to slaves in states that sided with the Union.
What was the last battle of the Civil War? Battle of Appomattox
Created by: evelymrhs



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