The Civil War, 1860-1865
1. Where did the war break out? What were the general feelings of war for people in the north and south after this incident?
2. Describe the new Confederate States of America. Who is it’s president?
3. Describe the differences between the Northern and Southern militaries, transportation sectors, and economies.
4. What is total war? What is habeas corpus?
5. What happened at Gettysburg? Describe the battle and why it was so significant.
6. What is General Sherman’s goal as he marches to the sea? What present did he “give” President Lincoln for Christmas in 1864? 7. When and where did the South surrender the war?