VS 7 a-c Civil War
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President Lincoln used the Union navy to blockade southern ports. An important sea battle between two iron-clad ships, the ____ (Union) and the _____ (Confederacy) took place in Virginia waters near Hampton and Norfolk. (VS 7b) *
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The _______ were using slaves to help them in the war effort. (VS7b) *
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An African American sailor named _________________ and later a Union naval captain, was highly honored for his feats of bravery and heroism.  After the war he was elected to the House of Representatives. (VS7c) *
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________ campaigned or worked to get the United States government to end slavery. (VS 7a) *
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_______________ a Civil War nurse, created the American Red Cross. (VS7c) *
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Most white Southerners strongly believed they had a right to ______. (VS7a) *
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After ______ was elected President of the United States in 1860, some southern states seceded from the Union. (VS 7a) *
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The North and South were unable to resolve their conflicts and the South __________ from the United States (Union). (VS7a) *
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The Civil War ended when Confederate General Robert E. Lee surrendered his army to Union General Ulysses S. Grant in April 1865 at _______. (VS 7b) *
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The Commander of the Army of Northern Virginia who defeated Union troops in a battle at Fredericksburg, Virginia was General ________. (VS 7b) *
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Who was President of the United States of America during the Civil War? (VS7b) *
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Many disagreements grew between the two regions of the state that led to the formation of ____. (VS 7a) *
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Abolitionists, The Fugitive Slave Act, and the ___________ were all contributing factors to the Civil War.  (VS7a) *
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Virginia seceded from the Union along with other southern states to form the ______. (VS 7a) *
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When did the Civil War end? (VS 7b) *
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Cultural, economic and constitutional differences between and __________ based in slavery, eventually resulted in the Civil War. (VS7a) *
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Many _______ did not take sides during the Civil War. (VS7c) *
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_____ supported a secret route that escaped enslaved African Americans used. (VS 7a) *
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_____________ was a Virginia abolitionist and spy for the Union Army. (VS7c) *
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John Brown led a raid on the United States Armory (Arsenal) at _____, Virginia. (VS 7a) *
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The capital of the Confederacy was ____. (VS 7b) *
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African American soldiers were paid _____ white soldiers. (VS7c) *
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Conflicts grew between the _____ counties of Virginia that relied on slavery and _____ counties that did not favor slavery. (VS 7a) *
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The two ironclads battled for more than three hours, the battle was fought to a ______. (VS 7b) *
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Most ____________ supported the Confederacy. (VS7c) *
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__________ was an African American Union spy.  (VS7c) *
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The First Battle of Bull Run (Battle of Manassas) was the first major clash of the Civil War. _______ played a major role in this battle. (VS 7b) *
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_____ led a revolt against slavery in Virginia in 1831. (VS 7a) *
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Three men refused to help in the war effort and escaped to Fort Monroe.  This led tens of thousands of enslaved people to seek refuge with the  ______. (VS7b) *
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