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1

The best word to explain how congress tried to solve the decades old division between the slave holding and non slave holding states was ____

Compromise

2

The compromising over the issue of slavery did not begin with the Missouri compromise, the Kansas Nebraska act or the compromise of 1850; it began in 1787 when the____ was written and the founding fathers decided to "kick the issue under the rug" for 20 years

Constitution

3

The main general of the confederacy was ____ and his former home lies on the site of Arlington cemetery

Robert E Lee

4

After Abraham Lincoln was elected as president , South Carolina ___ from the union, and believing that the writing was on the wall, and slavery might soon be abolished, eleven other states followed

Succeeded

5

The southern states has labored intensive crops and therefore believed that their entire _____ would collapse if slavery was abolished

Economy

6

In a confederacy the _____ government have more power than the federal government

State

7

The main general of the Union during the civil war was Ulysses S. _____ and he later became president of the U.S.

Grant

8

It was at Appomattox court house in Virginia that lee ____to grant . Within a week Lincoln was assassinated in the fort theater in Washington DC

Surrendered

9

When a country tried to conquer, control, colonize or Influence other nations, we say it is engaging in____

Imperialism

10

During the civil war, the north was referred to as the ____ and the south referred to itself as the confederacy

Union

11

One of the lesions from unit 3 is that imperialism leads to ____

Conflict