Can You Pass This Civil War Test?

One of the most important events in the history of the United States was the Civil War. In this quiz you will find 12 questions covering fundamental facts about this important event. Let's see how you do.
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Question 1/12

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The American Civil War was fought between which two groups?
Loyalists and Seperatists
Union and Confederacy
Catholicism and Protestantism
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Question 2/12

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How many states were part of the Confederacy?
9
10
11
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Question 3/12

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What years did the Civil War span?
1861-1865
1761-1765
1851-1855
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Question 4/12

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What was the main issue that sparked the Civil War?
Taxes
Slavery
War with Britain
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Question 5/12

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Who was the President of the Southern Confederacy?
Robert E. Lee
Jefferson Davis
Stonewall Jackson
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Question 6/12

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Who was the President of the United States during the Civil War?
Abraham Lincoln
George Washington
John Garland
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Question 7/12

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The first conflict between the Union and Confederacy in the Civil War fought at...
Gettysburg
Fort Sumter
Wilson's Creek
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Question 8/12

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Which was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War?
Battle of Gettysburg
Battle of Seven Days
Battle of West Point
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Question 9/12

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Which constitutional amendment was added after the Civil War?
13th
14th
15th
All of the Above
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Question 10/12

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Which constitutional amendment ended Slavery?
13th
14th
15th
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Question 11/12

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How many total casualties were there during the Civil War?
600,000
1.100,000
1,600,000
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Question 12/12

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Who won the Civil War?
Union
Confederacy
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Result
Well, you tried, but you had trouble answering most, if not all of the questions in this quiz. You have a very limited knowledge of the American Civil War. In fact, you would fail a class on it at this point. Maybe a few documentaries would be a good starting place.

C+, History Class Failure

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Not bad. You managed to answer several of these questions correctly. You would make a good member of a reenactment group.

B+, War Reenactor

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Well done! You managed to answer most, if not all of the questions correctly. You have a good foundational knowledge of the American Civil War. You could make a decent War Historian.

A+, War Historian

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1
The American Civil War was fought between which two groups?
Loyalists and Seperatists
Union and Confederacy
Catholicism and Protestantism
2
How many states were part of the Confederacy?
9
10
11
3
What years did the Civil War span?
1861-1865
1761-1765
1851-1855
4
What was the main issue that sparked the Civil War?
Taxes
Slavery
War with Britain
5
Who was the President of the Southern Confederacy?
Robert E. Lee
Jefferson Davis
Stonewall Jackson
6
Who was the President of the United States during the Civil War?
Abraham Lincoln
George Washington
John Garland
7
The first conflict between the Union and Confederacy in the Civil War fought at...
Gettysburg
Fort Sumter
Wilson's Creek
8
Which was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War?
Battle of Gettysburg
Battle of Seven Days
Battle of West Point
9
Which constitutional amendment was added after the Civil War?
13th
14th
15th
All of the Above
10
Which constitutional amendment ended Slavery?
13th
14th
15th
11
How many total casualties were there during the Civil War?
600,000
1.100,000
1,600,000
12
Who won the Civil War?
Union
Confederacy
Draw