The Battle of Nashville: Summary & Outcome


Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

question 1 of 3

What was General Hood's motivation for attacking Sherman's supply line?

Create Your Account To Take This Quiz

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 79,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Try it risk-free
Try it risk-free for 30 days. Cancel anytime
Already registered? Log in here for access

1. Which of the following BEST describes why Sherman abandoned the Union supply line?

2. In the fall of 1864 the Confederate Army in the west _____.

Create your account to access this entire worksheet
A Premium account gives you access to all lesson, practice exams, quizzes & worksheets
Access to all video lessons
Quizzes, practice exams & worksheets
Certificate of Completion
Access to instructors
Create an account to get started Create Account

About This Quiz & Worksheet

The following quiz and worksheet combo will display your knowledge of the Battle of Nashville. Topics you'll need to know to excel in the quiz include Union and Confederate generals.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

During the assessments, you will be tested on:

  • General in charge of the Confederate army in the West during the fall of 1864
  • The Union general in the fall of 1864 that was sent to the North after the Confederate Army
  • After the battle, what happened to the Confederate Army in the West

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the Battle of Nashville
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the generals in the Union and Confederacy
  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about the end of the battle in a different light

Additional Learning

The Battle of Nashville: Summary & Outcome can help you learn about this historical event in greater detail. Learning objectives for this lesson include:

  • Detail the Union winning Atlanta
  • Explore the battle in Colombia, Tennessee
  • Explain the conflict in Franklin, Tennessee
  • Cover the outcome of the Battle of Nashville