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  • DirectionsStudents are to get into groups of four.The teacher will pick the first category andquestion.The first student team to know the answer will havea team member raise their hand and they will havethe opportunity to answer the question.If a team answers a question right, they will get thepoint value for that question. If a team answers aquestion incorrectly, they will lose the point valuefor that question.
  • The team with the most points wins!
  • Name that Samuel Colt Battles Abraham Name that Person Lincoln Place $100 $100 $100 $100 $100 $200 $200 $200 $200 $200 $300 $300 $300 $300 $300 $400 $400 $400 $400 $400 $500 $500 $500 $500 $500 END
  • General in Chief of the Union Army and U.S. President
  • Born April 27, 1822 and died July 23, 1885General Ulysses S. Grant
  • Jefferson Davis
  • John Wilkes Booth“Thus alwaysto tyrants”-Booth’s words toLincoln at Ford’s Theater
  • Clara Barton During the Battle of Antietam, Clara Bartontended the wounded so close to the fighting, that a bullet went through her sleeve and killed a man she was treating.
  • Abolitionist
  • John Brown
  • In What city was Samuel Colt born?
  • Hartford, ConnecticutConnecticut’s rising star…
  • Colt’s pistol replaced a single firing pistol with a _______ pistol?
  • Multi-shot PistolPreviously it would take a single shot gun 20 seconds to load, with Colts gun, multiple shots could be fired without the need to reload after every shot.
  • Colt’s pistol is known for winning what for America?Hint…not the Civil War…but a part of thecountry…
  • Colt’s pistol is known for winning the west.
  • By 1855, created the largest private gun factory in the world in this city
  • Hartford, Connecticut
  • During what revolution and what war did Colt’s pistols have a business boom?Hint…Not during the Civil War!
  • Texas Revolution and the Mexican – American War
  • During this famous speech,Lincoln only spoke 269 words
  • Gettysburg Address
  • Lincoln belonged to which political party
  • The Republican Party
  • On August 2, 1909, these were first put into circulation
  • Lincoln Pennies
  • What play did the Lincolns go to on the night of his assassination?
  • Our American Cousin
  • What was the name of Abraham Lincoln’s wife?
  • Mary Todd Lincoln
  • This Pennsylvania town was the place of battle where over 50,000 soldiers lost their lives
  • Battle of Gettysburg
  • The first battle of the war was fought at this fort
  • Fort Sumter
  • The most bloodiest day of the Civil War was during this battle
  • Battle of Antietam 12,401 Union men were killed, missing orwounded; double the casualties of D-Day, 82years later. With a total of 23,000 casualtieson both sides, it was the bloodiest single day of the Civil War
  • This photographer is credited with showing the carnage of war to Americans
  • Mathew Brady
  • Battle of Shiloh was won by this general
  • Ulysses S. Grant
  • Where was Lincoln assassinated?
  • Ford’s Theater
  • General Lee surrendered here…
  • Appomattox Court House
  • What is the name of this place?
  • Fort Sumter
  • General Sherman and his men burned this city
  • Atlanta, Georgia
  • Are these statistics for the Union states or the Confederate states?630,000 casualties360,000 killed in action or died of disease
  • Confederate states had 340,000 casualtiesand 250,000 killed in action or died ofdisease
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