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By 1830 what was the most important issue for social reformers? 

Anti Slavery movement 

100

Who were two of the leading transcendentalist? 

Margaret Fuller and Ralph Waldo Emerson

100

When you choose not to vote, what is that? 

abstain 

100

The ruling on the Dred Scott case outraged who? 

opponents of slavery

100

What type of ship was the Merrimack that the Confederates had? 

Ironclad 

200
The country's first African American newspaper was started by _______ and ________? 

Samuel Cornish and John Russwurm

200

What movement did Lucretia Mott help organize? 

Women's rights movement

200

Who was a violent opponent to slavery and caused problems in Kansas? 

John Brown 

200
Unconditional surrender

Ulysses S. Grant 

200
How did the Union plan to stop supplies from getting to the south? 

By capturing the Mississippi river

300

Who was the most famous African American abolitionist in the north?

Frederick Douglass

300

Who was a famous transcendentalist author? 

Henry David Thoreau

300
When Abraham Lincoln and Stephen Douglas were debating for the senate, what was the main topic for their debates? 

Slavery 

300

General Grant spoke highly of which group of soldiers? 

African American 

300

What was the capital of the confederacy? 

Richmond, VA (Virginia) 

400

Who was the most famous conductor on the underground railroad?

Harriet Tubman 

400

What caused the north to get really angry (pre-Civil War)? 

The Fugitive Slave Act 
400

Who was the biggest proponent to states rights? 

John C. Calhoun 

400

Which two countries during the Civil War was the South trying to get to come to their aid? 

Britain and France

400
The war in the East for the South was successful because of who? 

Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson

500

Where did African American leaders hold an anti slavery convention?  

Philadelphia 

500

Which president was responsible for annexing Texas? 

James K Polk

500

The south was happy when what happened? 

The Supreme Court ruled on the Dred Scott case saying that restricting slavery was unconstitutional. 

500

Who was the top nurse for the Union army and convinced them to let women serve as nurses?

Dorothea Dix

500

Frederick Douglass and Horace Greeley urged Lincoln to do what? 

Make the war about slavery

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