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100

The first successful Republican presidential candidate
Who is Abraham Lincoln?

100

The only significant naval battle
What is Monitor vs. Merrimack?

100

The common name for "tooth dullers"
What is hardtack?

100

The North's primary reason for fighting the Civil War
What is preservation of the Union?

100

A strength of the Confederacy as the war begn
What is fight a defensive war or know the geography or strong military leaders?

200

The first president of the Confederate States of America
Who was Jefferson Davis?

200

A Southern victory that was a blow to Northern morale in part due to lack of bridges
What is Fredericksburg?

200

Approximately 1 in 7 wounded soldiers faced this possibility
What is amputation?

200

The South's primary reason for fighting the Civil War
What is gain independence?

200

Slave states electing to stay in the Union were called this
What are border states?

300

Developed the plan for total war
Who is U.S. Grant?

300

A battle with an attentive and festive audience
What is Bull Run?

300

The law requiring men aged 20-45 to serve in the war if called
What is the draft?

300

This added the cause of ending slavery to the Union's reasons for fighting the Civil War
What is the Emancipation Proclamation?

300

One generous provision of the surrender
What is keep their pistols, keep their horses or return to their homes?

400

His death at Chancellorsville was a blow to the Confederacy
Who is Stonewall JAckson?

400

The turning point of the Civil War
What is Gettysburg?

400

The difficult life of soldiers led 1 in 7 Union and 1 in 9 Confederate soldiers to do this
What is desertion?

400

The Union strategy that took the longest to achieve
What is capturing Richmond?

400

This type of ship was first developed during the Civil War
What are ironclads?

500

Captured Atlanta before moving to the coast
Who is William Sherman?

500

Location of a nine month siege by General Grant
What is Petersburg?

500

Abraham Lincoln suspended this basic right several times during the war, most notably in Maryland to keep that state in the Union
What is habeus corpus?

500

The war ended on this date
What is April 9, 1865?

500

The Southern strategy for finances during the Civil War
What is support from Europe?