Georgia and the Civil War
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  • Question 1
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    Q. Name the bloodiest one-day battle of the Civil War.
    answer choices
    Shiloh
    Gettysburg
    Vicksburg
    Antietam
  • Question 2
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    Q. What was the name of the speech given by Abraham Lincoln that declared all slaves should be free?
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    The Gettysburg Address
    The Emancipation Proclaimation
    I Have a Dream
    Lincoln's Inauguration Address
  • Question 3
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    Q. Name the battle that was the turning point of the Civil War.
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    Gettysburg
    Vicksburg
    Antietam
    Shiloh
  • Question 4
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    Q. Who was the president of the Confederacy?
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    Abraham Lincoln
    William T. Sherman
    Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson
    Jefferson Davis
  • Question 5
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    Q. Who was the president of the Union?
    answer choices
    Abraham Lincoln
    William T. Sherman
    Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson
    Jefferson Davis
  • Question 6
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    Q. Which battle took place near an important railroad center in Georgia?
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    The Battle of Gettysburg
    The Attack on Fort Sumter
    The Battle of Chickamauga
    The Battle of Dalton
  • Question 7
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    Q. Why did Sherman march the Union through Georgia civilian towns?
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    To get back at Jefferson Davis for owning slaves.
    To set slaves in Georgia free so they could run to the North.
    To ruin public opinion of the war, and bring down the morale of the South, and shorten the war
    The show President Lincoln that he was the best canidate for Vice President.
  • Question 8
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    Q. What was The Anaconda Plan also known as?
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    The Union Attack
    The Union Brigade
    The Confederate Defeat Plan
    The Union Blockade
  • Question 9
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    Q. Why was it important to destroy  Atlanta?
    answer choices
    It was Jefferson Davis' favorite place in the South.
    It was the industrial and transportation center of the confederacy.
    It was the city with the largest population of slaves to be freed.
    It was the city with the highest number of Government buildings.
  • Question 10
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    Q. Where in Georgia did most of the fighting in the Civil war take place?
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    In North Georgia
    In South Georgia
    Between The Blue Ridge Mountains the the Piedmont Region.
    Along a line connecting Dalton and Savannah
  • Question 11
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    Q. Who was the commander of the Union Army who led the March to the Sea, and led the Siege of Atlanta?
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    Stonewall Jackson
    Robert E. Lee
    William T. Sherman
    General Braxton Bragg
  • Question 12
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    Q. In what town was the notorious Confederate prison located?
    answer choices
    Augusta
    Atlanta
    Andersonville
    Antietam
  • Question 13
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    Q. Who was in charge of Andersonville Prison?
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    William T. Sherman
    Jefferson Davis
    Henry Wirz
    John Hood
  • Question 14
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    Q. Where did Antietam take place?
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    Pennsylvania
    Georgia
    Florida
    Maryland
  • Question 15
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    Q. Where did Gettysburg take place?
    answer choices
    Pennsylvania 
    Georgia
    Florida
    Maryland
  • Question 16
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    Q. Which is not an important technological innovation in the Civil War?
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    Railroads
    Telephones
    Telegraphs
    Bromine
  • Question 17
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    Q. True or False: The muskets used in the Civil War were the same as those used in the Revolutionary War.
    answer choices
    True: They were still using the same weapons
    False: While they were similar the new muskets were faster to load.
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