Mobilizing for War

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1

What did both sides do?

pass conscription laws.

2

The Civil war was the first to draft soldiers.

True

3

What was one advantage for the South?

it was a tradition to go to West Point for education, which was a Military Academy

4

What was the Union’s goal?

take Richmond, Virginia

5

What battle did two poorly trained armies fight? At this event, people tailgated, but it was a southern victory.

Battle of Bull Run

6

What battle does Lee go into Maryland, but the battle was a tie but considered a Northern victory because Lee retreated?

Battle of Antietam

7

War in the East was a ________.

stalemate

8

Who distinguished himself ?

Ulysses S. Grant

9

Where does Grant take the Union army ?

Into South

10

Which battle was the bloodiest so far, but Grant won?

Battle of Shiloh

11

Which force captured New Orleans?

Union

12

Who had control over the Mississippi, except for Vicksburg, Mississippi?

North

13

The summer and fall were turning points in the war.

True

14

What was the largest battle of the war?

Battle of Gettysburg

15

How many casualties did the Battle of Gettysburg have?

50,000

16

Who gave the Gettysburg Address speech?

Lincoln

17

Northern policy toward slavery changed during the war

Emancipation Proclamation

18

What did Lincoln believe about the war?

it was to preserve the union

19

What must also end at the end of the war?

slavery

20

When did Lincoln issue Emancipation ?

After The Battle of Antietam

21

When was Emancipation Proclamation issued?

1/1/1863

22

Emancipation Proclamation declared slaves free in areas of rebellion.

True

23

Slaves in states not in rebellion were free too.

False

24

At the same time as what, did Grant able to take Vicksburg?

Gettysburg

25

Who controlled the Mississippi River?

Union Forces

26

What falls on Nov. 1863?

Chattanooga, Tennessee

27

As a result of Chattanooga falling what does it open?

a way to strike into Georgia