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1

Identify examples of Civil War technology.

Ironclads, rifled muskets, bullets that loaded quickly, large canons, hot air balloons, the telegraph, etc.

2

List 3 ways that the Union and Confederacy used to fund the war.

1. Income tax, 2. Borrowing money, 3. Printing more money

3

Identify 2 positive effects of the Civil War.

1. Nation reunited 2. Slavery comes to an end

4

Identify at least 3 negative effects of the Civil War.

1. High casualties (dead and wounded), 2. Land destroyed, 3. Southern economy in ruins, ETC.

5

Identify the 3 parts of the Anaconda Plan.

1. Blockade southern seaports, 2. Gain control of the Mississippi River, and 3. Seize the Confederate capital at Richmond, VA

6

Which two major battles took place on Union soil?

Antietam and Gettysburg

7

Where did Lane's 1st Kansas Colored Infantry first fight against Missourians?

Honey Springs (Once Indian Territory, but now part of Oklahoma)

8

What was Order #11?

It called for Missourians to evacuate 4 counties. Afterwards, homes were burned. This was a response to the Lawrence Massacre (a.k.a. Quantrill's Raid).

9

Which Kansas town was burned by Missouri Bushwhackers?

Lawrence

10

Where and when did Lee surrender?

Appomattox Court House, VA in 1865