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Moving West
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Pre Civil War
Civil War
Reconstruction
100

First capital of Georgia

What is Savannah

100

What public University was created to provide education for everyone?

What was University of Georgia (UGA)

100

Land policy that gave 200 acres of land to the head of the family

What was the headright system

100

This political party led the way with secession and states' rights

What was the Democrats

100

This Union war strategy was created to keep the south from resupplying by cutting off supply lines in the west and on the coast. 

What is the Anaconda Plan

100

Amendment that abolished slavery.

What is the 13th Amendment

200

Acronym to help remember the capitals in order.

What is SALMA

200

This event happened in Dahlonega that caused the Cherokee land to be highly desired. 

What was the gold rush

200

Land was sold to land companies for little money and they were able to sell the land for huge profits. This decribes which land deal?

What is Yazoo Land Act

200

This famous Supreme Court case unfairly ruled that African Americans were not citizens. 

What was the Dred Scott Case

200
This Battle was the first major battle in Georgia.

What is Chickamauga.

200

Amendment that granted voting rights to all men regardless of race or color.

What is 15th Amendment

300

This city was chosen as capital due to the railroads and factories located there.

What is Atlanta

300
John Marshall and the Supreme Court ruled in favor of which tribe in Worcester v GA.

Who were the Cherokee

300

This was the most fair of the land systems. Citizens participated in a drawing that allowed them to purchase land at a fair price. 

What is the land lottery

300

The election of this President led to the secession of South Carolina and other southern states. 

Who was Abraham Lincoln

300

Confederate prison located in Georgia where thousands of Union soldiers died of starvation.

What was Andersonville Prison

300

Congressional leaders that created the Freedmen's Bureau and pushed for the 13th, 14th, and 15th amendments.

Who are the Radical Republicans

400

This city was the capital during the Civil War

Milledgeville

400

President that ignored the Supreme Court ruling in Worcester v GA and removed the Native Americans to Oklahoma with the Trail of Tears.

Who was Andrew Jackson

400

The maximum amount of land allowed per family under the headright system. 

What is 1,000 acres

400

The GA platform said that Georgia would stay in the Union as long as the Fugitive slave law was upheld. It was important because it helped to avoid this act by other southern states. 

What was secession

400

Union General who used total war tactics to destroy Georgia from Atlanta to Savannah.

Who was General William Sherman

400

Group of southerners that wanted the democrats to pass legislation against African Americans and terrorized newly freed slaves. 

Who was the Ku Klux Klan

500

This city lost the capital due to constant malaria outbreaks

What is Louisville

500

Creek leader who signed away Creek land for his own benefit and was killed by the Creek as a result.

Who was William McIntosh

500

Name the land act that was repealed due to the bribery involved in its passing. 

What is the Yazoo land act

500

California was admitted as a Slave state and the fugitive slave law was passed. 

What was the Compromise of 1850

500

Document that freed the slaves in only the rebelling states (Confederate States) after the Battle of Antietam. 

What is the Emancipation Proclamation

500

Southern states had to create new constitutions, were managed under military control, and had to accept the 14th and 15th amendments under this plan.

What was Congressional Reconstruction.

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