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Us- president

Abraham Lincoln

2

Who had more states?

Us

3

Us- reason

Defend the union

4

Us- position on states rights

The union is supreme

5

Us- economy

Manufacturing, farming, trade

6

Us-strengths

Population, farming, wealth, manufacturing, technology, transportation, sea control, metal production

7

Us- weaknesses

Military leadership

8

Cs- president

Jefferson Davis

9

Cs-reason

They had a right to secede just like they have a right to join

10

Cs- states rights

States should be able to do what is best for them

11

Cs- economy

Non consumable agriculture (cotton)

12

Cs- strengths

Geographical size, fighting a defensive war, military leadership

13

Cs- weaknesses

Weak economy, few factories, poor transportation, few liquid assets

14

DEFINE: Border state and name them

Slave states in the union, Kentucky, Missouri, Delaware, Maryland, West Virginia

15

Us- strategies

Anaconda plan
1. Blockade (monitor Merrimack)
2. Divide the confederacy (Vicksburg)
3. Capture Richmond (Shenandoah valley)

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Cs- strategies

Make the north fight in the south, keep the war going to tire the north out, and hope that Europe will aid the confederacy