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USI.9b,d, E.[print questions]

This allowed Missouri to enter the Union as a slave state and Maine as a free state.
a) Missouri Compromise
b) Compromise of 1850
c) Kansas Nebraska Act
d) Manifest Destiny

What state entered the union as a free state thanks to the Compromise of 1850?
a) Texas
b) Oregon
c) California
d) Nevada

His election to the Presidency caused the Southern states to leave the Union.
a) Jefferson Davis
b) Benjamin Franklin
c) Ulysses S. Grant
d) Abraham Lincoln

What event marked the beginning of the Civil War?
a) Battle of Fort Sumter
b) John Brown's Rebellion
c) Battle of Gettysburg
d) Emancipation Proclamation

He was the leader of the South's Army of Northern Virginia and would later surrender at Appomattox.
a) Stonewall Jackson
b) George Custer
c) Robert E. Lee
d) Jefferson Davis

He was the President of the Confederate States of America.
a) Abraham Lincoln
b) Robert E. Lee
c) Jefferson Davis
d) Fredrick Douglas

What civil war battle was the turning point of the war?
a) Battle of Antietam
b) Battle of Gettysburg
c) Battle of Fort Sumter
d) Battle of Vicksburg

This battle gave the advantage to the north because they gained control of the Mississippi River and cut the south in half.
a) Battle of Vicksburg
b) Battle of Gettysburg
c) Battle of Manassas
d) Battle of Shiloh

This freed slaves.
a) Emanicipation Proclamation
b) Gettysburg Address
c) Treaty of Paris
d) Anaconda Plan

This was the first major battle of the Civil War.
a) Battle of Gettysburg
b) First Battle of Manassas
c) Sherman's March to the sea
d) Battle of Cloyd's Mountain

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