Chapters 15&16 (Part 1/5) ● The term manifest destiny was coined by newspaper editor (c. John L. O'Sullivan.) ● Because of the economic distress of the Confederacy, (rapid inflation occured) ● Part of the success of the Confederacy during the Civil War was due to (a. the ability to fight a defensive war the vast majority of the time) ● Copperheads were members of the extreme fringe of the peace wing of the Democratic party.(true) ● By the end of the Civil War, the North had become a modern industrial region, whereas the South's economy was (NOT b. becoming a modern agricultural region.) ● After the defeat at __________ the South had lost the war in the West. (a. Chattanooga ) ● President James K. Polk stated that the immediate cause of the Mexican- American War was (a. Mexico's invasion of American territory.) ● When he won the presidency, Abraham Lincoln carried __________ slave states in the Electoral College. (0) ● What did Abraham Lincoln do in his first inaugural address? (he declared secession illegal) ● What was a result of the Battle of Antietam? (d. Lincoln dismissed Gen.
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- Fall '17
- Cliff Tyndall
- Emancipation Proclamation, American Civil War