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Taken From Civil War Basic Training Sheet.[print questions]

Which of these men was a Confederate General?
a) Stonewall Jackson
b) Jefferson Davis
c) George Meade
d) George McClelland

Who was the Confederate President?
a) Robert E. Lee
b) Jefferson Davis
c) Stonewall Jackson
d) Ulysses S. Grant

On what date did the South surrender?
a) April 12, 1865
b) April 9, 1863
c) April 9, 1865
d) April 12, 1863

Which fort was attacked on April 12, 1861?
a) Fort Necessity
b) Fort Sumter
c) Fort Meade
d) Fort Henry

Which of these was not a reason the Union fought in the Civil War?
a) They wanted to preserve the Union
b) They were against slavery
c) They wanted to develop industry
d) They wanted to keep state's rights

Who was the victor of Bull Run?
a) South
b) North
c) Neither side claimed victory
d) Both sides claimed victory

Which battle was considered to the turning point of the war?
a) Antietam
b) Gettysburg
c) First Bull Run
d) Sharpsburg

Who accepted the surrender from Robert E. Lee?
a) Ulysses S. Grant
b) Abraham Lincoln
c) Frederick Douglass
d) Jefferson Davis

On what date was the Battle of Antietam?
a) July 1, 1863
b) July 21, 1861
c) September 17, 1862
d) September 17, 1863

Which of the following is not a term for the South?
a) Yanks
b) Rebels
c) Confederate
d) Gray

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