Civil War Unit :
What were the three main reasons for the Civil War?
What advantages did the North have over the South?
What were the differences in the social, economic, and political views between the North and South?
What would inspire you to fight your brother?
How were solders attitudes different depending on where they live?
Compromise of 1850
Confederate States of America
Dred Scott Case
“A house against itself cannot stand”
Robert E. Lee
Appomattox Court House
Causes of the Civil War
1. Economic and Social Differences between the North and the South
2. States Rights versus Federal Rights
3. Political Debate between Free States versus Slave States
4. The Growth of Abolitionism
5. The Election of Abraham Lincoln