Flashcards in Miscellaneous Deck (10)
Identify examples of Civil War technology.
Ironclads, rifled muskets, bullets that loaded quickly, large canons, hot air balloons, the telegraph, etc.
List 3 ways that the Union and Confederacy used to fund the war.
1. Income tax, 2. Borrowing money, 3. Printing more money
Identify 2 positive effects of the Civil War.
1. Nation reunited 2. Slavery comes to an end
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.
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
Which two major battles took place on Union soil?
Antietam and Gettysburg
Where did Lane's 1st Kansas Colored Infantry first fight against Missourians?
Honey Springs (Once Indian Territory, but now part of Oklahoma)
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).
Which Kansas town was burned by Missouri Bushwhackers?