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Ch 8: The Civil War's End: Homework Help

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The Civil War's End chapter of this Civil War History Homework Help course helps students complete their end of the Civil War homework and earn better grades. This homework help resource uses simple and fun videos that are about five minutes long.

How it works:

  • Identify which concepts are covered on your Civil War conclusion homework.
  • Find videos on those topics within this chapter.
  • Watch fun videos, pausing and reviewing as needed.
  • Complete sample problems and get instant feedback.
  • Finish your Civil War conclusion homework with ease!

Topics from your homework you'll be able to complete:

  • The last 100 days of the Civil War
  • The fall of Richmond
  • General Robert E. Lee's surrender at Appomattox Courthouse
  • The assassination of Abraham Lincoln
  • Capture of Jefferson Davis and final defeat of Confederate forces
  • Human, cultural and economic costs of the Civil War

6 Lessons in Chapter 8: The Civil War's End: Homework Help
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The Last 100 Days of the Civil War: Goals & Actions

1. The Last 100 Days of the Civil War: Goals & Actions

As the new year of 1865 dawned, the North and South had been at war for nearly four years, but the last days of the Civil War were fast approaching. In this lesson, we will explore some of the events of those last days.

The Fall of Richmond: The Capital of the Confederacy

2. The Fall of Richmond: The Capital of the Confederacy

In this lesson, we will examine the fall of Richmond in early April of 1865. We will learn why Richmond was a key city for both the Union and the Confederacy, and we will explore the details of its evacuation and occupation.

General Robert E. Lee's Surrender at Appomattox Courthouse: Terms & Conditions

3. General Robert E. Lee's Surrender at Appomattox Courthouse: Terms & Conditions

In this lesson, we will explore the events leading up to Confederate General Robert E. Lee's surrender to Union General Ulysses S. Grant at Appomattox Court House on April 9th, 1865.

The Assassination of President Abraham Lincoln: Facts, Failed Plots & Motivation

4. The Assassination of President Abraham Lincoln: Facts, Failed Plots & Motivation

This lesson will explore the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln. We will discuss the plots against Lincoln's life, the motivation of his assassin, and the murderous attack on April 14, 1865, that deprived a man of his life and a country of its president.

The End of the Civil War: Summary & Timeline

5. The End of the Civil War: Summary & Timeline

Contrary to popular belief, the Civil War did not end when Confederate General Robert E. Lee surrendered at Appomattox Court House. It actually continued for over two months. In this lesson, we will examine the final days of the Civil War.

The Costs of the Civil War: Human, Economic & Cultural

6. The Costs of the Civil War: Human, Economic & Cultural

This lesson will explore the costs of the Civil War. We will examine the economic costs of the four-year conflict; its cultural costs, especially in the South; and its human costs, particularly casualties and veterans' post-war experiences.

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