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  • 1. THE CIVIL WAR CHALLENGE 2011
  • 2. Round 1
    • Short Answer Fun
  • 3. What were the provisions of the Compromise of 1850?
  • 4. How did the Kansas Nebraska Act lead to “Bleeding Kansas”??
  • 5. What did the Supreme Court rule in the Dred Scott Decision?
  • 6. What happened in the election of 1860, and why was it important?
  • 7. What was the Confederate strategy at the beginning of the war?
  • 8. What were the border states, and why were they so important?
  • 9. What led Abraham Lincoln to issue the Emancipation Proclamation?
  • 10. What was the impact of the Emancipation Proclamation?
  • 11. Why did Lee turn his troops to the North in the summer of 1863?
  • 12. Why were Gettysburg and Vicksburg the turning point of the war?
  • 13. How did the war affect the North and South differently?
  • 14. Why did many people oppose Lincoln and the war in the North?
  • 15. Round 2
    • Did the Union win, or did the Confederacy lose?
  • 16. Each team gives a different reason why the Union won or the Confederacy lost
  • 17. Round 3
    • Name that Battle!
  • 18. Fredericksburg
    • Located in Virginia
    • Confederates were entrenched near the city
    • Burnside resigns after the battle
    • Pontoon boats were set up to cross a the Rappahannock
    • Fought in December
  • 19. Chancellorsville
    • Located in Virginia
    • Confederates divided the army to attack the Union
    • Confederate victory opens the way for another invasion of the North
    • Jackson accidentally shot by his own troops
  • 20. Antietam
    • Union victory (sort of)
    • Bloodiest day of the Civil War
    • Lee’s battle plans were found
    • McClellan removed of command for hesitating
    • Led to Emancipation Proclamation
  • 21. Gettysburg
    • Union victory
    • Fought in Pennsylvania
    • Lee says “It’s all my fault”
    • Pickett’s Charge
    • Turning point #1
  • 22. Fort Sumter
    • Confederate victory
    • 4 more states secede
    • Lincoln tried to provision ship
    • First shot of the war
  • 23. Vicksburg
    • Important strategic location
    • On Mississippi River
    • Fell to Union on July 4
    • Grant was victorious
    • Turning point #2
  • 24. Bull Run
    • First major battle
    • Legend of Stonewall is born
    • Called Manassas in the South
    • Location of 2 Confederate wins
    • Showed war would not be short
  • 25. Shiloh
    • Very bloody with high casualties
    • Fought in Tennessee
    • Grant leads Union to victory
    • From the word for “peace”
  • 26. Round 4
    • Odd One Out
  • 27. ODD ONE OUT
    • Fugitive Slave Act
    • California is a free state
    • Popular sovereignty in west
    • Transcontinental RR
  • 28. ODD ONE OUT
    • Fugitive Slave Act
    • California is a free state
    • Popular sovereignty in west
    • Transcontinental RR
    The other three are characteristics of the Comp of 1850
  • 29. ODD ONE OUT
    • Economic differences
    • Foreign influence
    • Stereotypes
    • Failure of democracy
  • 30. ODD ONE OUT
    • Economic differences
    • Foreign influence
    • Stereotypes
    • Failure of democracy
    The other three are reasons for “Why the Civil War”
  • 31. ODD ONE OUT
    • Antietam
    • Chancellorsville
    • Bull Run
    • Fredericksburg
  • 32. ODD ONE OUT
    • Antietam
    • Chancellorsville
    • Bull Run
    • Fredericksburg
  • 33. ODD ONE OUT
    • Maryland
    • Delaware
    • Virginia
    • Kentucky
  • 34. ODD ONE OUT
    • Maryland
    • Delaware
    • Virginia
    • Kentucky
    The other three are Border States
  • 35. ODD ONE OUT
    • Hooker
    • Grant
    • McClellan
    • Jackson
  • 36. ODD ONE OUT
    • Hooker
    • Grant
    • McClellan
    • Jackson
    The other three are Union generals
  • 37. ODD ONE OUT
    • Defensive war
    • Blockade ports
    • Capture Mississippi R.
    • Take Richmond
  • 38. ODD ONE OUT
    • Defensive war
    • Blockade ports
    • Capture Mississippi R.
    • Take Richmond
    The other three are parts of the Union strategy at the start of the war
  • 39. Round 5
    • Home Front
    • T or F
  • 40. TRUE OR FALSE?
    • The Union government passed an income tax during the war to help pay for the war effort.
    TRUE
  • 41. TRUE OR FALSE?
    • Over the course of the war, prices rose dramatically in the South
    TRUE
  • 42. TRUE OR FALSE?
    • The war had much more impact on the Northern home front, compared to the Southern home front.
    FALSE
  • 43. TRUE OR FALSE?
    • Many slaves refused to work or sabotaged their work in the South during the war.
    TRUE
  • 44. TRUE OR FALSE?
    • As the war went on, some southerners began to oppose the war because of the loss of lives and the fact that most southerners weren’t slave owners, so they wouldn’t benefit from the war.
    TRUE
  • 45. TRUE OR FALSE?
    • The New York draft riots were caused, in part, by an opposition to African American labor.
    TRUE
  • 46. TRUE OR FALSE?
    • Lincoln faced undivided support in the north throughout the Civil War.
    FALSE
  • 47. Round 5 MAPS, BABY 10 points each
  • 48. A B C D E F G H I Gettysburg Fort Sumter Vicksburg Shiloh March to the Sea
  • 49. A B C D E F G H I Gettysburg Fort Sumter Vicksburg Shiloh March to the Sea
  • 50. + Bull Run D B C A F E H G Antietam Richmond Washington Appomattox Fredericksburg
  • 51. + Bull Run D B C A F E H G Antietam Richmond Washington Appomattox Fredericksburg
  • 52. D B C A E Day 1 conflict Day 2 Confederate attacks Day 3 Confederate attack F
  • 53. D B C A E Day 1 conflict Day 2 Confederate attacks Day 3 Confederate attack F
  • 54. Round 7
    • WHO AM I?
  • 55. William Sherman
    • Union
    • Total War
    • Atlanta
    • Tecumseh
  • 56. Robert E. Lee
    • Virginia
    • General
    • Winner at Fredericksburg
    • Surrender
  • 57. Abrham Lincoln
    • Expanded power of his office
    • Emancipation
    • Commander in Chief
    • Illinois
  • 58. Ulysses S. Grant
    • Vicksburg
    • “ Butcher”?
    • “ he fights”
    • Future President
  • 59. Thomas Jackson
    • Virginia
    • Great leader
    • My arm!
    • Stonewall
  • 60. Stephen Douglas
    • Illinois
    • Debates
    • KS/NE Act
    • Little giant
    Life size image
  • 61. Schwiets
    • Attractive
    • Lenses
    • Scientific
    • “ That’s the scooby do”
  • 62.
    • TEST FORMAT
    Multiple Choice Chronology Who Am I? Elect in of 1860 Short Answer Gettysburg Why Fight Maps – locate and fill in