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1

What territory did the United States buy from France in 1803?

▪ the Louisiana Territory
▪ Louisiana

2

Name one war fought by the United States in the 1800s.

▪ War of 1812
▪ Mexican-American War
▪ Civil War
▪ Spanish-American War

3

Name the U.S. war between the North and the South.

▪ the Civil War
▪ the War between the States

4

Name one problem that led to the Civil War.

▪ slavery
▪ economic reasons
▪ states’ rights

5

What was one important thing that Abraham Lincoln did?*

▪ freed the slaves (Emancipation Proclamation)
▪ saved (or preserved) the Union
▪ led the United States during the Civil War

6

What did the Emancipation Proclamation do?

▪ freed the slaves
▪ freed slaves in the Confederacy
▪ freed slaves in the Confederate states
▪ freed slaves in most Southern states

7

What did Susan B. Anthony do?

▪ fought for women’s rights
▪ fought for civil rights