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3 major causes of civil war

•slavery
•economic differences
•equal rights

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Explain the effects of Missouri Compromise

Prohibited north of 36 30
Missouri slave st. Maine free st.

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Differences of north and south

North- factories economic advantages, more fighters
South- plantation + slaves, less fighters

4

The major regions of civil war

Southern confederacy, Texas, Arkansas, Louisiana, Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee

5

People prepared for war but:

-gathering men to fight, more communication,
-got resources (food, weapons, shelter)

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John brown porabolitionist acts.

Harpers ferry virginia, 1851
Bleeding Kansas pro slavery neighbors

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Major events

Lincoln election, South Carolina fire fort Sumter.

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Last state to hound confederacy, and what came with it

Virginia and capital of Richmond came with it

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5 examples of new weaponry

Machine guns, rifles, photography, submarine, telegraph, iron clad

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Most areas fought were located in areas that contained...

Railroads and waterways

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After which battle did Lincoln present the emancipation proclamation, why?

Antietam, to free slaves in rebel states

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Effects of emancipation

Did not free slaves
-freed themselves
Slaves in confederate states

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What advantage did using "colored troops" give the north

Gave larger amount of fighters, blacks motivated for freedom

14

Roles of the women

Care for families
Work in factories
House work
Spies
Nurses

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Information spread by

Railroads
Newspaper
Letters

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Civil war 2 photography...

Matthew Brady, some photos staged, first form of journalism

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Union army before Gettysburg and the effect the battle had on the civil war

Gettysburg was the turning point of the war, gave advantage to war

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What effects of Vicksburg battle

Plot southern confederacy in half,
Cut south from west
No access to railroad+ manufacturing

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What was the purpose of Gettysburg address

It was to praise the union solfiers bravery
"Or, by and for the people"

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Lincoln asked Gettysburg address to....

Fight for government, not for nothing

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What soldiers did in war

Drilled and marched

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Hardships faced by soldiers

Starvation, dehydrated, disease, death by wounds, camps killers

23

General William tecumseh shermans match to the sea

...

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Timesline of major events

Overland campaign surround lee, surrendered
Lincoln assasination

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What were the results of lees surrender at Appomattox courthouse?

The civil war ended

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What was added to the us constitution as the result of civil war?

13th amendment

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What reasons did john Wilkes booth give for assassinating Lincoln?

Did not want blacks to be free and have rights.

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How can we help to preserve a civil war battlefield?

Protecting the land,
No building over it
Educate society

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Are ther still aftereffects of the civil war that are still in effect today?

Yes, in south there are still same states with poor economy