Explain what each is, and tell why it is important/ significant to civil war.
Who is Eli Whitney
What is the nullification Crisis?
Trail of Tears
2nd great awakening
What is reconstruction
Who is US Grant
What is the KKK?
What are tenant farmers?
What are sharecroppers?
What were the economic differences for the north and south:
South military advantage (leaders)
North military advantage (leaders?)
Briefly explain the how the growth of our country led to increasing tensions between north and south (manifest destiny, missouri compromise, balance of states?)
Why was it ‘harder’ for the Union to win the civil war?
Explain difference between Lincoln's Amnesty plan and the Radical reconstruction.
What happened to blacks after the end of Radical Reconstruction?
“It is...for us to be here dedicated to the great task remaining before us-that...we here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain; that this, nation, under God, shall have a new birth of freedom; and that the government of the people, by the people, and for the people, shall not perish from the earth.”
Prompt: Approximately 620,000 people died in the Civil War. If this fact was known by President Abraham Lincoln, do you think he still would have supported the war? Support your answer with specific evidence from the above passage from Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address.