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War Campaign Strategies in 1862: Help and Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What battle was fought just days before Antietam?

Question 2 2. What led to the Confederate victory at Fredericksburg?

Question 3 3. Why did the Union win the Battle of Shiloh?

Question 4 4. Why did the Confederacy want to build ironclads?

Question 5 5. Which Union general commanded troops at New Madrid and Island Number Ten?

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Question 6 6. Why did General Grant want to make use of rivers?

Question 7 7. Why was General McClellan relieved of his command?

Question 8 8. Which battle helped secure Missouri for the Union cause?

Question 9 9. Why did Lincoln keep changing commanding officers in the Union army?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is NOT true about the Second Battle of Bull Run?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is proof of the effectiveness of the Union blockade?

Question 12 12. Which of the following was NOT a result or consequence of the Peninsula Campaign?

Question 13 13. How did the Eastern and Western Theaters of the Civil War compare?

Question 14 14. Why did Salmon Chase leave the Cabinet?

Question 15 15. What was the primary importance of the Battle of Fredericksburg?

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Question 16 16. Did everyone in General Lee's army fight for the same reason? Explain your answer.

Question 17 17. What did Northerners fear after the Second Battle of Bull Run?

Question 18 18. What was Ulysses S. Grant's role in the fighting on the Mississippi River in 1862?

Question 19 19. Why was New Orleans such a valuable military target for the Union?

Question 20 20. When did the Emancipation Proclamation go into effect?

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Question 21 21. What distinguishing feature enabled most blockade running ships to be successful?

Question 22 22. Why was Davis to blame for much of the turmoil found within the Confederate government?

Question 23 23. Which statement correctly analyzes President Lincoln's relationship with General McClellan?

Question 24 24. 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 25 25. What is the relationship between the Battle of Antietam and the Emancipation Proclamation?

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Question 26 26. What is surprising about Edwin Stanton's position as Secretary of War?

Question 27 27. Which statement correctly analyzes the use of the Anaconda Plan in the Civil War?

Question 28 28. Why was Winfield Scott a trusted adviser for President Lincoln at the start of the Civil War?

Question 29 29. What distinction did the CSS H.L. Hunley earn in 1864?

Question 30 30. Which of the following was NOT a reason why the South wanted European assistance in the Civil War?

War Campaign Strategies in 1862: Help and Review Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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