Causes of the Civil War
Causes of the Civil War
A Nation Divided
Through the years
Misc.
100

By 1860, about _____ of people in Texas were enslaved.

one fourth

100

Texas and the rest of the south were made up of large _____ and _______

farms and plantations

100

What does secede mean?

leave

100

What year did the Order of Secession on Feb. 1st occur?

1861

100

Who began a cavalry unit in Texas and fought in the Confederate army?

Benjamin Franklin Terry

200

True or False: Slavery was illegal in the north where farms were smaller and most work was in factories.

True

200

The north was mainly made up of 

factories

200

In 1860 Governor Sam Houston called to vote to see if Texas should join the other southern states and _____ from the United States

secede

200

What year did the Battle of Nueces occur?

1862

200

Who led a group of soldiers who fought in many battles under General Robert E. Lee?

General John Bell Hood

300

What do you call those who wanted to do away with slavery

abolitionists

300

Who was against slavery and would not add any more states to the United States that allowed the enslavement of people

Abraham Lincoln

300

True or False:Governor Houston wanted to leave the Union.

False

300

What year did the Confederate army win the battle in Galveston on Jan. 1st after two years of Union control?

1863

300

Slavery was abolished with the _____ on Jan. 1, 1863

Emancipation Proclamation

400

Texans believed that each state should be able to decide

their own laws

400

True or False: Texas was against the idea of slavery

False

400

Texas and ___ other southern states joined together to form the ______

ten; Confederacy

400

What year did the Union army march towards Texas, but were stopped by the Confederate army at the Red River?

1864

400

Name at least three in the Union.

Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Inidana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia, Wisconsin

500

What was it called when a state is able to create their own laws?

State's Rights

500

What did enslaved people in Texas do. List at least 2

Work on large farms and plantations to:

pick crops

clean

cook

perform hard labor

500

Who was president of the Confederacy?

Jefferson Davis

500

When did the Civil War end AND when was the last battle fought at Palmito Ranch?

April 9th, 1865; May 13th, 1865

500

Name at least 3 states in the Confederacy.

Texas, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennesse, Alabama, Georgia, Floria, South Carolina, Virgina

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