OAE Middle Grades Social Studies: The American Civil War Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How are the 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments referred to?

Question 2 2. How did carpetbaggers harm the Reconstruction Period?

Question 3 3. Where did Sherman head after capturing Atlanta?

Question 4 4. Why was the 13th Amendment enacted?

Question 5 5. Senator John Crittenden believed his 'Crittenden Compromise' would keep the Union together because:

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Question 6 6. What was the primary focus of the Redeemers?

Question 7 7. What role did Sherman play in Lincoln's re-election?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is true about copperheads and bushwhackers?

Question 9 9. Who was Lincoln's Democratic opponent in the election of 1864?

Question 10 10. What conflict sparked the Battle of Fort Sumter?

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Question 11 11. What was the biggest change made by the Democrat-controlled House of Representatives in 1874?

Question 12 12. Why did the South lose the Battle of Gettysburg?

Question 13 13. What did President Lincoln attempt to send to Fort Sumter?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is a reason for the expansion of the Old Southwest before 1820?

Question 15 15. When was President Lincoln killed?

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Question 16 16. Which is true of the 1860 presidential election?

Question 17 17. What did the 13th amendment do?

Question 18 18. What prompted the last four states to secede and join the Confederacy?

Question 19 19. What prompted the founding of the Ku Klux Klan?

Question 20 20. How did General Grant finally break the stalemate with the Confederacy at Petersburg ?

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Question 21 21. How were Clara Barton and Mrs. Francis Clayton involved in the Civil War?

Question 22 22. What is the relationship between transportation and the Southern economy during Reconstruction?

Question 23 23. When did the Civil War take place?

Question 24 24. Who shot President Lincoln?

Question 25 25. What was the outcome of the Battle of Fort Sumter?

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Question 26 26. Where did the negotiations to end the Civil War take place?

Question 27 27. Which best characterizes the March to the Sea?

Question 28 28. From what document did Lincoln borrow the phrase 'all men are created equal?'

Question 29 29. What was unusual about the admission of new states in the mid-1800s?

Question 30 30. Which was NOT a part of the Compromise of 1850?

OAE Middle Grades Social Studies: The American Civil War Chapter Exam Instructions

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