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1
Q

What state planned a convention for secession if Lincoln were to win

A

South Carolina

2
Q

Name the three stances of in regards to secession

A
  1. Immediate secession
  2. Wait and see Lincoln’s administration’s plan for slavery
  3. Bargain with Lincolns administration over slavery
3
Q

I need the first seven states to secede

A
  1. South Carolina
  2. Mississippi
  3. Florida
  4. Alabama
  5. Georgia
  6. Louisiana
  7. Texas
4
Q

Where did delegates from the first seven states meet to draft a constitution, marking the first capital of the Confederacy

A

Montgomery, Alabama

5
Q

What document was the Confederate Constitution like

A

Articles of Confederation

6
Q

What was the term of the president and vice president

A

Served a six-year term

7
Q

Where was Fort Sumter located

A

Charleston Harbor, South Carolina

8
Q

Who commanded the troops

A

Major Robert Anderson

9
Q

What did southern leaders promote that a Republican victory in the election of 1860 would bring

A

Eventual emancipation

10
Q

Who led the Confederate forces that attacked Fort Sumner

A

General P.G.T. Beauregard

11
Q

Who won the battle

A

General P.G.T. Beaurgard

12
Q

What was the decision at Virginia’s first convention regarding secession? What was the decision of the second convention?

A
  1. Resolution failed by a vote of 90-45

2. Vote 88 to 55 to submit an ordinance of the session

13
Q

Name the border states and what side they chose

A
  1. Delaware
  2. Maryland
  3. Kentucky
  4. Missouri
    All chose the Union
14
Q

What were the last three states to secede

A
  1. Arkansas
  2. North Carolina
  3. Tennessee
15
Q

What was the north like heading into the south

A

Warm summer, alot of factories, wealth, organized

16
Q

What was the Southlake heading into the Civil War

A

disorganzied

17
Q

Who did we can put in charge of it and Union troops and send into Virginia

A

Urbin McDowell

18
Q

Where was the bull run located

A

Manasass Junction, Virginia

19
Q

Who was in charge of the Confederate troops at Bull Run

A

General P.G.T. Beauregard

20
Q

Who watched the battle

A

The people

21
Q

What future famous Confederate General fought in the battle

A

Thomas J. Jackson (stonewall)

22
Q

Who won the battle

A

South

23
Q

What did Lincoln do with the union leader

A

Replaced McDowell with George B. McClellan