Tuesday, March 22nd, 2011

Answers to the Scavenger Hunt: The Civil War review guide:

1. Unsuccessful: McClellan and Burnside (could include others).  Successful: Grant and Sherman.

2. Lee and “Stonewall” Jackson

3. Uncle Tom’s Cabin

4. Rose Greenhow

5. Cared for wounded on the battlefield.

6. Because of the successes the Union military was having during the war, including the fall of Atlanta to the Union army led by Sherman.

7. Stonewall Jackson, because he was like a stone wall that didn’t move, even when other men retreated around him.

8. Sherman in his March to the Sea.

9. Battle of Manassas.

10. Confederates held off an attack with many casualties on both sides.

11. That the war wasn’t going to be won quickly and that they needed to get prepared.

12. Diarrhea

13. Ford Theater

14. John Wilkes Booth

15. Preserve the Union, enforce the Constitution, and eventually, to free slaves.

16. Emancipation Proclamation

17. April, 1865

18. Jefferson Davis

19. Shiloh, Antietam, Fredericksburg, Gettysburg, Vicksburg

20. Union

21. Border states, including: Delaware, Maryland, Kentucky, West Virginia (after 1863), Missouri

22. Richmond, Virginia

23. Because of his successes in the West.

24. A mother whose four sons were killed in battle.

25. A draft, Richmond and Mobile.

26. 1848

27. Coup d’etat

28. L’Empire, c’est la paix.

29. Franco-Prussian War

30. Wilhelm

31. Blood and iron

32. Realpolitik

33. Risorgimento

34. Cavour

35. 1870

36. 1861

37. local councils in Russia, elected officials to support education, medical care, and infrastructure