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The War in 1862 Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is proof of the effectiveness of the Union blockade?

Question 2 2. What was one of Davis' underlying goals in assembling his cabinet?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is true of Lincoln and his cabinet?

Question 4 4. Which of the following was NOT a result or consequence of the Peninsula Campaign?

Question 5 5. Which statement correctly analyzes President Lincoln's relationship with General McClellan?

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Question 6 6. Winfield Scott's 'Anaconda Plan' influenced the Union's strategy that eventually led to it winning the war. What was his plan?

Question 7 7. How was the blockade executed?

Question 8 8. What day was the Battle of Antietam fought?

Question 9 9. Robert E. Lee was famous for his command of which army?

Question 10 10. Why didn't Lincoln adopt the Anaconda Plan?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is an outcome of the Battle of Antietam?

Question 12 12. What did the Emancipation Proclamation do?

Question 13 13. Why was the Battle of Shiloh a significant battle in the Civil War?

Question 14 14. Why did Scott recommend taking the Mississippi River?

Question 15 15. What was significant about the Battle of Shiloh?

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Question 16 16. What was one result of the Battle of Fredericksburg for the Confederacy?

Question 17 17. What were the ironclads?

Question 18 18. What led to the Confederate victory at Fredericksburg?

Question 19 19. How did the Eastern and Western Theaters of the Civil War compare?

Question 20 20. What happened during the Trent Affair?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following generals WAS NOT involved in the Battle of Shiloh?

Question 22 22. Why did Salmon Chase leave the Cabinet?

Question 23 23. Which of the following was NOT a major problem for Confederate forces during the Civil War?

Question 24 24. Which is NOT a common criticism of the Emancipation Proclamation?

Question 25 25. How did the Confederacy fight the blockade?

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Question 26 26. Captain David Farragut was important for what?

Question 27 27. What might have happened had Lincoln not released the Confederate diplomats captured during the Trent Affair?

Question 28 28. Which Union victory opened the Mississippi River up to Union forces as far south as Vicksburg and virtually ended the use of Confederate gunboats on the waterway?

Question 29 29. Why did the Union form a blockade at Southern ports starting in 1861?

Question 30 30. Which statement analyzes the British and French feelings about taking a side during the Civil War?

The War in 1862 Chapter Exam Instructions

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