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Civil War Webquest
Gail Skroback Hennessey
The War between the States lasted from 1861 until 1865. The long and bloody war took the lives of over 600,000 soldiers leaving more than 1,100,000, soldiers injured.2011, will be the 150 anniversary of the beginning of the Civil War.What do you know about this time period in American history?Try the following webquest!
1. President Lincoln opposed slavery. When he was elected, which state was the first to secede from the United States?____________How many states formed the Confederate States of America?_____________The Capital of the Confederacy was originally Montgomery, Alabama, but was later, Richmond, Virginia. In 1854, which state was the first fight over the issue of slavery?___________ What did the government act allow the state residents in this state to do? _______________ In addition to slavery, what were 2 other issues that caused the North and South to have conflicts?__________and__________. Find the answers at this link:ducksters.com
There are 11 webquestions on my webquest on the Civil War.
There are 11 webquestions on my webquest on the Civil War.Additional I have included lots of extension activities and helpful links.
Go to this link for the complete Civil War Webquest:Civil War Webquest
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