Preserving the Union of The Civil War
The US History Edition:
Civil War Worksheets
Students will analyze quotes, primary sources, political cartoons, and answer a series of multiple choice questions as well as short answer.
Why the North Won:
“The North possessed immense long-term advantages: a larger population, more money, more railroad lines, greater manufacturing facilities, and superior naval power. The South depended on exporting cotton and other cash crops in order to import manufactured goods. Lincoln imposed a naval blockade on the south. Despite its advantages, the North took four years to defeat the South.”
~ The Key to Understanding U.S. History and Government
1- Identify five reasons for the North’s victory in the Civil War: