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On April 9, 1865, Robert E. Lee surrendered the Army of Northern Virginia to Ulysses S. Grant a Appomattox court house 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:43:18 GMT view revision history
The former Democrat placed on the Lincoln ticket to assure victory in 1864 was Andrew Johnson 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:43:18 GMT view revision history
The Mississippi River was controlled by the Union after the fall of vicksburg 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:43:18 GMT view revision history
The New York City draft riots in July 1863 were triggered by the Conscription Act of 1863 and A) racial backlash against the Emancipation Proclamation. 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:43:18 GMT view revision history
The Emancipation Proclamation directly freed no single slave 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:43:18 GMT view revision history
The North came to the brink of war with ________, when that nation built powerful cruisers and ironclad "rams" for the Confederate Navy Great Britian 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:43:18 GMT view revision history
After the Battle of Bull Run, President Jefferson Davis revised his military strategy to rely primarily upon building a strong defense to wear down the Union's will to fight 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:43:18 GMT view revision history
Members of the peace societies in the North were often called copperheads 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:43:18 GMT view revision history
The first major battle of the Civil War on July 21, 1861 was a disaster for the Union; it was called the Battle of bull run 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:43:18 GMT view revision history
In the election of 1860, the ________ Party nominated John Bell for president and ignored the conflicts rending the nation constitutional union 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:37:29 GMT view revision history
In 1860, the Democratic party held two conventions and split into a northern and a southern faction 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:37:29 GMT view revision history
During the Lincoln-Douglas debates, Douglas argued that territories could circumvent the Dred Scott decision by not enacting the laws necessary for slavery. This was called the Freeport Doctrine. 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:37:29 GMT view revision history
Senator ________ was beaten unconscious by a member of the House of Representatives after he gave his "The Crime Against Kansas" speech charles sumner 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:37:29 GMT view revision history
According to your text, the average settler in Kansas was not strongly interested in the slavery question 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:37:29 GMT view revision history
Harriet Beecher Stowe's novel that brought home the evils of slavery to many in the North was uncle toms cabin 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:37:29 GMT view revision history
The South was particularly backward in railroad construction because it had a scattered population 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:33:52 GMT view revision history
Cyrus Hall McCormick played the leading role in perfecting the mechanical reaper 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:33:52 GMT view revision history
According to the map, "Railroads, 1860," there was a relative lack of railroads in the south 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:33:52 GMT view revision history
Clipper ships designed by Donald McKay were popular because they provided fast oceanic transportation 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:33:52 GMT view revision history
In Commonwealth v. Hunt, Massachusetts courts first established the legality of labor unions 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:33:52 GMT view revision history
On the eve of the Civil War, the South produced about ________ of the total manufactured goods in the United States 15 percent 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:33:52 GMT view revision history
The existence of what Southern institution explains why the South had few cities and little industry slavery 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:33:52 GMT view revision history
As a social institution, slavery in the United States is difficult to generalize about because a key factor in the institution was the behavior of individual masters which varied greatly 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:33:52 GMT view revision history
The most important Southern crop in the 1840s and 1850s was cotton 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:33:52 GMT view revision history
n 1849 approximately 80,000 Americans migrated to California because of the gold rush 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:33:52 GMT view revision history
The attempt to prohibit slavery from the territory gained by the Mexican War was identified with David Wilmot 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:33:52 GMT view revision history
The Mexican War was ended by the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:33:52 GMT view revision history
Mexico's main grievance against the United States was based upon the annexation of texas 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:33:52 GMT view revision history
Tyler pushed through the annexation of Texas as a Joint Resolution of Congress because that required only a majority of each house of Congress. 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:33:52 GMT view revision history
Manifest Destiny might best be described as the belief that Americans were Gods chosen people 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:33:52 GMT view revision history
The ________ Treaty settled the disputed boundary between Maine and New Brunswick and demonstrated the growing Anglo-American economic dependence Webster-Ashburton 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:33:52 GMT view revision history
The staunch states' rights advocate who became president when William Henry Harrison died was John Tyler 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:33:52 GMT view revision history
The most compelling argument for the success of the common schools was that they brought Americans of different economic and ethnic backgrounds together in mutually beneficial contact 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:20:38 GMT view revision history
Walt Whitman's book of poems in rambling free verse on commonplace topics in coarse language was leaves of grass 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:20:38 GMT view revision history
An important factor in encouraging the growth of the women's rights movement was the female abolitionists' recognition that, like the slaves, they were born into the caste system which destined them for menial roles in society. 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:20:38 GMT view revision history
The most influential black abolitionist was Fredrick Douglas 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:20:38 GMT view revision history
The organization of reformed drunkards which focused on reclaiming alcoholics from the gutter was the Washingtonians 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:20:38 GMT view revision history
The pioneer in developing methods for educating deaf people who opened a school for deaf students in 1817 was Thomas Gallaudet 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:20:37 GMT view revision history
What your text labels "the third pillar of the emerging American middle class" (alongside the family and church) which had neither colonial precedents nor European equivalents was voluntary associations 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:20:37 GMT view revision history
The famous book in which Alexis de Tocqueville analyzed American society was Democracy in America. 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:20:37 GMT view revision history
In the election of 1840 the Whig's presidential nominee, who was a former military hero whose political opinions were largely unknown, was William Henry Harrison 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:11:12 GMT view revision history
The unifying principle of the Whig party was opposition to "King Andrew" Jackson 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:11:12 GMT view revision history
In his handling of foreign affairs, Jackson often compromised rather than risk war through stronger action 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:11:12 GMT view revision history
President Jackson issued the ________ in 1836 to require purchase of public land in gold or silver Specie Circular 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:11:12 GMT view revision history
Jackson's policy toward the Native Americans was to Move the native Americans to lands west of the Mississippi 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:11:12 GMT view revision history
________ was a leading enemy of the Second National Bank of the United States Andrew Jackson 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:11:12 GMT view revision history
The basic concept underlying the "spoils system" was that party workers must be rewarded with political office after a successful campaign 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:11:12 GMT view revision history
The chief contribution of John Marshall to economic development was his broadly national view of economic affairs. 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:00:57 GMT view revision history
The Supreme Court's decision in Dartmouth College v. Woodward (1819) upheld the principle of the sanctity of contracts 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:00:57 GMT view revision history
Immediately after the Erie Canal was completed, it was a financial success 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:00:57 GMT view revision history
The natural highway for western commerce and communication in the early 19th century was the ________ River Mississippi 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:00:57 GMT view revision history
The cotton boom in the early 19th century caused a demand for more labor which was met by a renewed growth of slavery. 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:00:57 GMT view revision history
A successful and bloody slave revolt led to the creation in 1804 of the black republic of Hati 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:00:57 GMT view revision history
The inventor of a cotton gin, which removed seeds from upland cotton, was Eli Whitney 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:00:57 GMT view revision history
Under the "Waltham System," young farm women worked and lived under strictly supervised conditions 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 06:00:57 GMT view revision history
The president chosen in 1824 by the House of Representatives when no candidate received a majority of votes in the Electoral College was John Quincey Adams 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 04:09:40 GMT view revision history
The essential question involved in the Missouri Compromise was: would Missouri come into the Union as a free or slave state 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 04:09:40 GMT view revision history
The original Bank of the United States that Hamilton proposed did not have its charter renewed when it expired in 1811 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 04:09:40 GMT view revision history
The Battle of New Orleans in 1815 resulted in the emergence of Andrew Jackson as a military hero 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 04:09:40 GMT view revision history
The major U.S. city sacked and burned by the British in 1814 was Washington 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 04:09:40 GMT view revision history
Congress repealed (the) ________ in 1809 because it harmed American commerce rather than that of the British and French Embargo Act 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 04:06:38 GMT view revision history
The Embargo Act of 1807 was resented and resisted by large numbers of Americans 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 04:06:38 GMT view revision history
The British practice of forcibly removing British deserters from American ships was called impressment 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 04:06:38 GMT view revision history
The "Burr Conspiracy" was an unsuccessful attempt to separate a part of the West from the United States 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 04:06:38 GMT view revision history
For Jefferson, one of the most important reasons for the Louisiana Purchase was that it secured access to the mouth of the Mississippi River 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 04:06:38 GMT view revision history
The Federalist Chief Justice who established the power of the Supreme Court to invalidate federal laws in Marbury v. Madison (1803) was John Marshall 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 04:06:38 GMT view revision history
The politician who sought to preserve America as a nation of minimal government and small, independent farmers was Thomas Jefferson 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 04:06:38 GMT view revision history
In the election of 1800 Jefferson was finally chosen president by the House of Representatives 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 04:06:38 GMT view revision history
The French demand in 1797-1798 for a bribe as a precondition to negotiations with America was called the XYZ Affair 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 04:02:43 GMT view revision history
Under Jay's Treaty, ________ agreed to abandon its military posts in the American northwest Great Britain 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 04:02:43 GMT view revision history
The Bill of Rights guaranteed that Congress would not interfere with the right(s) to freedom of speech, press, and religion 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 04:02:43 GMT view revision history
Much Anti-Federalist opposition to the Constitution, especially in New York, disappeared when the Federalists promised amendments to guarantee the civil liberties of the people 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 04:02:43 GMT view revision history
Examining the debate over ratifying the Constitution, the text concludes that the Federalists used their superior political organization and persuasive abilities to great advantage 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 04:02:43 GMT view revision history
The president's veto power and the impeachment power of Congress are both examples of checks and balances 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 04:02:43 GMT view revision history
The Great Compromise settled the issue of representation in Congress by allowing each state two Senators and a number of Representatives that depended on its population 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 04:02:43 GMT view revision history
The measure which established governments for the western territories was the Northwest Ordinance of 1787 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:53:17 GMT view revision history
The immediate effect of the American Revolution upon slavery was that northern states moved toward emancipation of their slaves, and most southern states restricted the importation of slaves 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:53:17 GMT view revision history
In the new state governments created during the Revolution, power was concentrated in the legislatures 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:53:17 GMT view revision history
The United States received very favorable terms in the Peace of Paris (1783) because the American commissioners skillfully played rival European powers against each other 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:53:17 GMT view revision history
The British defeat at Yorktown resulted largely from the French fleet winning control of Chesapeake Bay and preventing Cornwallis from escaping from the peninsula by sea 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:53:17 GMT view revision history
The United States' most valuable ally in the Revolution was France 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:53:17 GMT view revision history
The battles of Trenton and Princeton in December 1776 were important because the American army's morale was boosted after a series of defeats 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:53:17 GMT view revision history
In January 1776, the British pushed the colonists toward independence by hiring ________ mercenaries. Hessian 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:53:17 GMT view revision history
The purpose of the British army's march on Concord, Massachusetts, in April 1775 was to seize the war supplies stored there. 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:53:17 GMT view revision history
In response to the Boston Tea Party, the British passed a series of laws which, among other things, closed the port of Boston and strengthened the power of the governor of Massachusetts. In the colonies, these acts were known as the ________ Acts. Intolerable 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:47:16 GMT view revision history
Parliament's main goal in the Tea Act of 1773 was to aid the British East India Tea Company. 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:47:16 GMT view revision history
The Stamp Act was repealed in 1766 primarily because of the pressure from British merchants who had been hurt by the American boycott. 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:47:16 GMT view revision history
The concept that every member of Parliament stood for the interests of the entire empire was called ________ representation. virtual 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:47:16 GMT view revision history
The major purpose of the Proclamation of 1763 was to check colonial expansion across the Appalachians. 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:47:16 GMT view revision history
Although forced to surrender in 1754 to French troops constructing Fort Dusquesne, the young Virginian who emerged as a hero to fellow colonists was George Washington. 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:47:16 GMT view revision history
The most famous native-born revivalist of the Great Awakening was the intellectually brilliant author of sermons such as "Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God." He was Jonathan Edwards 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:47:16 GMT view revision history
In practice, the British mercantile system worked so that the mother country's interests predominated over those of the colonies. 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:47:16 GMT view revision history
A fundamental goal of British mercantilism was to produce manufactured goods for export and limit imports of manufactured items 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:47:16 GMT view revision history
In nearly every colony, the most powerful part of the government tended to be the colonial legislature 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:47:16 GMT view revision history
The New York printer whose trial for seditious libel became one of the most celebrated tests of freedom of the press in the history of journalism was John Peter Zenger 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:37:18 GMT view revision history
The American crop which was easily cultivated, had a high yield per acre, and could be used as food for both humans and livestock was corn 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:37:18 GMT view revision history
The main evidence presented against the accused witches in Salem Village was the raving testimony of young girls. 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:37:18 GMT view revision history
Compared to the early colonists in the Chesapeake, those in colonial New England had a far healthier habitat. 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:37:18 GMT view revision history
James Oglethorpe received a charter to establish ________, the final English colony, as a refuge for honest people imprisoned for debt. Georgia 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:37:17 GMT view revision history
Colonial regulations governing the behavior of blacks gave blacks no civil rights and had severe punishments 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:37:17 GMT view revision history
Bacon's Rebellion occurred in Virginia 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:37:17 GMT view revision history
One inducement for the shift toward slave labor in the late 1600s that fewer indentured servants were arriving at the same time that it became easier to import slaves. 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:37:17 GMT view revision history
________ servants agreed to work for a stated period in return for their transportation to America. indentured 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:37:17 GMT view revision history
Until late in the eighteenth century, the Chesapeake Bay area was characterized by a remarkably high death rate 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:37:17 GMT view revision history
In his second inaugural address, Lincoln urged tolerance and mercy towards the South 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:28:32 GMT view revision history
On April 9, 1865, Robert E Lee surrendered the Army of Northern Virginia to Ulysses S. Grant at Appomattox Court House 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:28:32 GMT view revision history
As a result of the Union victory, people tended to view American as a nation, not just a union of states 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:28:32 GMT view revision history
The Union general noted for believing in and carrying out the doctrine of total war was William T. Sherman 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:28:32 GMT view revision history
The upper southern states seceded when Lincoln called for 75,000 volunteers after the fall of Fort Sumter 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:28:32 GMT view revision history
President Lincoln viewed secession as a rejection of democracy 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:28:32 GMT view revision history
According to your text, the Civil War was fought to preserve the Union 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:28:32 GMT view revision history
Military action early in the Civil War seemed to indicate that southern generals were superior 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:28:32 GMT view revision history
In establishing a new government, the South was handicapped by its states' rights philosophy 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:25:19 GMT view revision history
The first and only President of the Confederacy was Jefferson Davis 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:25:19 GMT view revision history
Comparing them as presidents, your text notes the basic difference between Lincoln and Davis was that Davis allowed personal feelings to distort his judgement 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:25:19 GMT view revision history
The first major battle of the Civil War on July 21, 1861 was a disaster for the Union; it was called the Battle of Bull Run 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:25:19 GMT view revision history
After the Union was defeated at Bull Run, Lincoln chose _______ to command the Union forces George B. McClellan 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:23:44 GMT view revision history
How did Lincoln treat the civil rights of dissenters during the Civil War? He suspended the writ of habeus corpus in critical areas and applied martial law freely 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:23:44 GMT view revision history
After the Battle of Bull Run, President Jefferson Davis revised his military strategy to rely primarily upon building a strong defense to wear down the Union's will to fight 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:23:44 GMT view revision history
The most vexing problem the Confederacy had during the Civil War was finance 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:23:44 GMT view revision history
Examining the Confederate war effort, your text argues that southern armies did not lose any battles because of a lack of armaments 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:23:44 GMT view revision history
The idea that "Cotton is King" played a major role in the way the South conducted foreign affairs 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:23:44 GMT view revision history
What role did Great Britain play in the Civil War? England needed northern wheat more than southern cotton 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:23:44 GMT view revision history
The North came to the brink of war with _____ when that nation built powerful cruisers and ironclad "rams" for the Confederate Navy Great britian 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:23:44 GMT view revision history
The map, "War in the West, 1862" depicts how control of the ____ was the focus of most of the battles in the West Mississippi River 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:20:38 GMT view revision history
The early confidence of both sides was shocked by the staggering casualties sustained in 1862 at Shiloh 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:20:37 GMT view revision history
The Emancipation Proclamation directly freed no single slave 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:20:37 GMT view revision history
Lincoln justified the Emancipation Proclamation as a military necessity because it would weaken the enemy 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:20:37 GMT view revision history
The New York City draft riots in July 1863 were triggered by the Conscription Act of 1863 and racial backlash against the Emancipation Proclamation 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:19:23 GMT view revision history
How did blacks react to the Emancipation Proclamation? They saw it as a beacon promising future improvement 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:19:23 GMT view revision history
During the Civil War, black soldiers were more than ten percent of the Union forces by the wars' end 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:19:23 GMT view revision history
In summer 1863, Lee launched his last assault into the North and was defeated in the battle of ______ which probably decided the fate of the Union Gettysburg 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:19:23 GMT view revision history
Grant's victory at ______ led to Lincoln's giving him command of all troops west of the Appalachians Vicksburg 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:17:09 GMT view revision history
After the South seceded, Congress passed several measures previously blocked by southern opposition, including the ____ Act Homestead 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:17:09 GMT view revision history
The Civil War caused the northern economy to experience soaring prices after 1862 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:17:09 GMT view revision history
According to your text, how did the Civil War affect the American economy? By speeding economic change, it helped prepare the way for modern industrial society 0 dirtyj07 Sun, 09 May 2010 03:17:09 GMT view revision history

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