No American Has Aced This Civil War Era Quiz On Their First Try. Can You?

Are you a Civil War buff?

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 Jun 01, 2020
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Question: 1/20Pick your answer!

What battle caused the most casualties?

Question: 2/20Pick your answer!

What were the Monitor and the Merrimack?
Ironclad warships

Question: 3/20Pick your answer!

What was the first state to secede from the Union?
South Carolina

Question: 4/20Pick your answer!

What was the era after the Civil War called?
The Reconstruction
The Gilded Age
The Industrial Age

Question: 5/20Pick your answer!

Who was the President of the Confederate States of America?
Robert E. Lee
Stonewall Jackson
Jefferson Davis

Question: 6/20Pick your answer!

How many southern states were in the Confederacy?

Question: 7/20Pick your answer!

Which killed the most men during the Civil War?

Question: 8/20Pick your answer!

Who won the 1860 presidential election?
Abraham Lincoln
Jefferson Davis
John Breckinridge

Question: 9/20Pick your answer!

Where were the first shots of the Civil War fired?
Fort Sumter

Question: 10/20Pick your answer!

Which of these is not a movie about the Civil War?
Saving Private Ryan
Gone With The Wind
Cold Mountain

Question: 11/20Pick your answer!

Which of these famous nurses treated men on Civil War battlefields?
Clara Barton
Florence Nightengale
Mary Breckinridge

Question: 12/20Pick your answer!

What state experienced the most fighting during the Civil War?

Question: 13/20Pick your answer!

What was the nickname for the opportunistic Northerners who moved to the South during Reconstruction?

Question: 14/20Pick your answer!

What was the first major battle of the Civil War?
The Battle of Bull Run

Question: 15/20Pick your answer!

The small group of Democrats in Congress who protested the war were known as what?

Question: 16/20Pick your answer!

The Emancipation Proclamation was issued what year?

Question: 17/20Pick your answer!

Where was the treaty for the end of the war signed?
Fort Sumter
McLean House
Appomattox Courthouse

Question: 18/20Pick your answer!

Who did Robert E. Lee surrender to?
Ulysses S. Grant
Abraham Lincoln
Jefferson Davis

Question: 19/20Pick your answer!

Who killed Abraham Lincoln?
John Wilkes Booth
James Buchanan
William Sherman

Question: 20/20Pick your answer!

Which of these women helped slaves to freedom via the Underground Railroad?
Harriet Tubman
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Harriet Ann Jacobs
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