TheCivilWarPG50-97

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TheCivilWarPG50-97
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Study Guide for The Nation Divides and The Civil War (p.50-97)
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  1. People who resisted slavery?
    Abolitionists
  2. Regional loyalty?
    Sectionalism
  3. To stop ships from entering or leaving ports?
    Blockade
  4. To withdraw or leave the union?
    Secede
  5. A system if secret escape routes leading to freed lands?
    Underground railroad
  6. To free?
    Emancipate
  7. Sets of laws which were designed to control enslaved people?
    Slave codes
  8. Taxes (especially on imported goods)?
    Tariff
  9. Idea that states, not the federal government, should have the final say in their affairs?
    States rights
  10. A short speech?
    Address
  11. A person who is killed or wounded in war?
    Casualty
  12. To murder (especially a famous person)?
    Assassinate
  13. Supreme Court justice who ruled that enslaved people did not have the rights as American citizens?
    Roger B. Taney
  14. Seized a weapons storehouse, hoping to arm enslaved people?
    John Brown
  15. Published an abolitionist newspaper called the “Liberator” and founded the Anti-Slavery Society?
    William Lloyd Garrison
  16. Led enslaved people to freedom as a conductor on the Underground Railroad?
    Harriet Tubman
  17. Escaped from slavery; became an abolitionist, speaker, and writer?
    Fredrick Douglass
  18. Attempted to earn his freedom from slavery by taking his case to the United States Supreme Court?
    Dred Scott
  19. Spy for the Confederacy?
    Belle Boyd
  20. 16th President of the United States?
    Abraham Lincoln
  21. Commanding general for the Confederate Army?
    Robert E. Lee
  22. President of the Confederacy?
    Jefferson Davis
  23. Nurse for the Union Army – “Angel of the Battlefield”?
    Clara Barton
  24. Commanding general for the Union Army?
    Ulysses S. Grant
  25. Confederate general accidentally shot by his own troops?
    Thomas “Stone Wall” Jackson
  26. Led his Union troops on 300 mile march to the Sea?
    William T. Sherman

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