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Leading to Civil War
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    Events and people leading to War
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  • Western counties of Virginia break away and join the Union. What state is created?
    West Virginia
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  • California joined the Union as a Free State. Name the compromise.
    Compromise of 1850
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  • What states are shaded yellow?
    Border
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  • What event happened after Lincoln's election?
    The south seceded
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  • What does secede mean?
    To break away
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  • Which state is this and what type of state is it?
    Missouri, border
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  • How many states are in the Confederacy?
    Eleven
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  • How many slave states are there?
    Fifteen
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  • Out of this group name all the Confederate states: GA, LA, MO, MD, MS, VA, KY
    GA, LA, MS, VA
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  • How did people decide slavery in Kansas?
    By voting
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  • Which compromise balanced Congress in 1820?
    Missouri Compromise
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  • Who was one of the first people to be offered general of the Union Army?
    Robert E. Lee
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  • Name all the Border States.
    Missouri, Kentucky, Maryland, Delaware
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  • What was the Fugitive Slave Act?
    Slave catchers could return runaway slaves to their owner
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  • Who issued the Emancipation Proclamation?
    Abraham Lincoln
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  • What did Clara Barton begin?
    American Red Cross
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  • After losing the war, what did Robert E. Lee tell the southerners?
    Return to the Union
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