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5. How did the Republican Party act to expand the American economy during the war? To which pre war party was their program similar? Why were they able to enact it, whereas the previous party was unable to do so?
6. How did the Union propose to finance the war? How successful was this? What was the effect on the economy?
7. How did the Union propose to raise troops? To what extent was it forced to use conscription? What was the reaction to this, and why was it so varied?
9. What was Lincoln's view of the extent of presidential war powers? Who were the opponents of the war, and how did Lincoln use these powers against them?
democrats.In 1862, he proclaimed that all persons who discouraged enlistment or engaged in disloyal practices were subject to martial law. 10. For what reason was the "Union Party" created? Who were its candidates?
11. What two factions were trying to control the Republican Party and what were the goals of each? What faction did Lincoln support?
12. How was this split in the Republican Party revealed in the debate over what to do about slavery? What action did each faction propose? What did Lincoln do, and why?
13. What factors, other than political pressure, brought about the Emancipation Proclamation? What did the Proclamation really accomplish? When did full emancipation really come?
14. What contributions did African Americans make to the Northern war effort? How did their treatment reflect the general racial attitudes of white America?
15. What impact did the Civil War have on women in the North?
--> nurses 16. What part did women play in the Union's war effort?
17. Explain the origins of the Confederate government. How did its constitution differ from that of the United States? Who were chosen as its leaders, and what problems did they face?

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