Chapter 8 Civil War - Northern Lights Question Preview (ID: 59385)

Learn About Minnesota And Their Role Within The Civil War.

All of the following are true about Robert Hickman EXCEPT...
a) He came to Minnesota by train
b) he helped establish the Pilgrim Baptist Church in St. Paul, MN
c) He was a preacher and a leader of a group of former enslaved people
d) he was a former enslaved person who could read and write

In the Dred Scott case, the Supreme Court decided that .....
a) the Scotts were free as long as they stayed in Minnesota
b) the Scotts were free when they returned to Missouri
c) the Scotts were property, not citizens, and remained enslaved
d) the Scotts were free until the Civil War ended

The Emancipation Proclamation was issued before the war started by Abraham Lincoln.
a) True
b) False

Northerners thought that slavery should not be allowed in the new states in the West.
a) True
b) False

Slaves were brought to the North by Southerners when they went on vacation. This caused a lot of controversy if they were free or not.
a) True
b) False

The economy in the North AND South relied EQUALLY on farming and factories.
a) False, the North relied more on Farming than factories.
b) True, the economies both had a lot of farming and factories in their areas.
c) False, the North relied on factories and the south relied on farming

At one time, people in both the North and the South owned slaves.
a) True
b) False

People had differing opinions on slavery in Minnesota. What are two pieces of evidence to support this?
a) Slavery was legal in Minnesota. People believed that it would help the economy.
b) Slavery was legal in Minnesota. However, the economics of slavery still made people involved with its form of labor on farms.
c) Slavery was wrong, but it was okay as long as they were not involved in it directly.

How did the Emancipation Proclamation change the goals of war?
a) Before, North was fighting because of anger, now they were fighting because they were too far into the war.
b) Before, North was fighting for the education of African Americans, now they were fighting for them to be freed.
c) Before, North was fighting for slaves to be paid for their labor, now they were fighting for them to have their own shelter
d) Before, Northerners were fighting to keep the Union together, now they were fighting to end slavery and free those enslaved

Describe two things that Charley Goddard experienced during war.
a) He wrote to his father and received packages from him in return. His wife died.
b) He died in battle after most of his friends died. He was too young and lied about his age
c) He fought in several battles such as Antietam and Gettysburg. His friends died in battle and he did not.

How did people in Minnesota support soldiers from their homes?
a) They sent money to them and made them hardtack.
b) They sent supplies to them and raised money for families of those who had died.
c) They took care of their kids when they were gone.

How did the war impact Minnesota?
a) families were brought back together, they made less money because of the individuals sent to war
b) more houses were built because people kept moving to MN, people became nicer
c) The population greatly decreased because of those who died in the war, people became greedy and wanted to reverse the new law
d) The economy flourished, wheat production doubles, families were broken and immigrants continued to move there because new law

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