For many American women the Civil War provided new opportunities that marked a

For many american women the civil war provided new

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For many American women, the Civil War provided new opportunities that marked a significant change in their status. (true) In late 1864, Gen. Sherman took 60,000 troops on a __________ through Georgia in order to wage a "modern" war against Confederate soldiers and civilians. (march to the sea) Robert E. Lee's gamble to invade northern territory and fight at Gettysburg was a complete and utter failure for Confederate forces. (true) What did the Pacific Railway Act, Homestead Act, Morrill Land Grant College Act, and National Banking Act all have in common? (e. They reflected the belief of Republicans that an activist federal government could promote economic development. )
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Which of the following statements correctly describes President James Buchanan? (a. He was an advocate of states' rights and territorial expansion. ) Slaves who ran away to Union army troops were (considered “contrabands of war.”) The paper money known as greenbacks issued by the U.S. Treasury during the war was not backed by gold or silver. (true) As a result of the Mexican-American War, the United States acquired territory that would eventually become the states of (california, arizona, new mexico) Why did Polk persuade Congress to restore the Independent Treasury Act? (NOT e. He thought the Treasury would help him to increase tariffs on imports and decrease foreign competition. ) Why did the North enact a blockade on the Confederacy during the Civil War? (to deny them the imports they needed to survive) What was Grant's goal in capturing Petersburg? (d. To capture the railroad hub located there)
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  • Abraham Lincoln, American Civil War, Ulysses S. Grant

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