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Question 1: It is a misconception that the South held an advantage because of the large percentage of professional officers who resigned to join the ________.
Confederate States ArmyChattanooga CampaignUnion ArmyAmerican Civil War

Question 2: 40,000 (1.8%) French or ________.
QuebecFrench CanadianAcadiansCanada

Question 3: Army of the Mississippi, a briefly existing army operating on the Mississippi River, in two incarnations—under John Pope and William S. Rosecrans in 1862; under ________ in 1863.
American Civil WarUlysses S. GrantJohn Alexander McClernandAbraham Lincoln

Question 4: Additionally, care of the wounded was greatly improved by medical pioneers such as ________, who often worked alone to provide supplies and care, and brought a new level of dedication to caring for the wounded.
Clara Barton National Historic SiteAmerican Red CrossFrederick DouglassClara Barton

Question 5: Over 10,000 Germans in ________ and Pennsylvania immediately responded to Lincoln's call, and the French were also quick to volunteer.
MassachusettsConnecticutNew JerseyNew York

Question 6: The board consisted of Ethan A. Hitchcock, the chairman, with Department of War bureau chiefs Lorenzo Thomas, ________, Joseph G. Totten, James W. Ripley, and Joseph P.
Montgomery C. MeigsWilliam Tecumseh ShermanUlysses S. GrantPhilip Sheridan

Question 7: With the secession of the Southern states, and with this drastic shortage of men in the army, President ________ called on the states to raise a force of 75,000 men for three months to put down the "insurrection".
Abraham LincolnAndrew JohnsonGerald FordUlysses S. Grant

Question 8: As well, a relatively small number of Native Americans (________, Chickasaw, Choctaw, and Creek) fought for the Confederacy.
CherokeeCherokee historyOcmulgee National MonumentMuscogee (Creek)

Question 9: Some Southern propaganda compared foreign-born soldiers in the Union Army to the hated Hessians of the ________.
United StatesAmerican RevolutionMassachusettsUnited States Constitution

Question 10: Army of Virginia, the army assembled under John Pope for the ________.
Jackson's Valley CampaignPeninsula CampaignNorthern Virginia CampaignMaryland Campaign


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