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Third Grade (Grade 3) Civil War Questions

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Grade 3 Civil War
Who led Union troops on his "March to the Sea"?
  1. Tecumseh Sherman
  2. Ulysses S. Grant
  3. Abraham Lincoln
  4. Robert E. Lee
Grade 3 Civil War
What state was Rosa Parks born in?
  1. Arizona
  2. Alabama
  3. Alaska
Grade 3 Civil War
Who learned how to read and write and printed a newspaper to spread the word that African Americans should be free?
  1. Frederick Douglass
  2. Harriet Tubman
  3. Martin Luther King Jr.
  4. Lyndon B. Johnson
Grade 3 Civil War
The Northern states were called               free states              , while the Southern states were called the                slave states               .
Grade 3 Civil War
What was the name of the drive that Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., led?
  1. Afrian Amerians
  2. Thanksgiving
  3. Memorial Day
  4. Civil Rights Movement
Grade 3 Civil War
Who was Sojourner Truth?
  1. a librarian
  2. an abolitionist who convinced people to fight slavery
  3. an artist
  4. a teacher
Grade 3 Civil War
Sojourner Truth was a Womens' Rights Activist in the 1900's.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 3 Civil War
It was during his presidency that "greenbacks" were issued by the federal government to help pay for war debt.
  1. Abraham Lincoln
  2. Franklin D. Roosevelt
  3. Thomas Jefferson
  4. George Bush
  5. George Washington
Grade 3 Civil War
Who had a newspaper called The Northstar?
  1. Susan B Anthony
  2. Mary Bethune
  3. Cesar Chevez
  4. Frederick Douglass
Grade 3 Civil War
The Largest crop of most South Carolina plantations was cotton.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 3 Civil War
The amendment that later ended slavery in the United States was the                 amendment.
  1. 1st
  2. 25th
  3. 10th
  4. 13th
Grade 3 Civil War
Sherman's forces camped next to the feature that would give its name to the Battle of Shiloh. What was that feature?
  1. The Shiloh Creek
  2. The Town of Shiloh, TN
  3. A small hill named Shiloh
  4. A small, rural church named Shiloh
Grade 3 Civil War
Many southern slaves escaped to fight for the Union believing that if the North was successful, they would be granted           freedom.           
Grade 3 Civil War
Clara Barton became famous for working as a         nurse         during the Civil War.
Grade 3 Civil War
Who was told, "Put that book down! You can't read!"
  1. Eleanor Roosevelt
  2. Susan B. Anthony
  3. Mary Bethune
  4. Frederick Douglass
Grade 3 Civil War
William T. Sherman disembarked his troops at this Tennessee River landing spot which is also an alternate name for the Battle of Shiloh.
  1. Savannah
  2. Port Gibson
  3. Pittsburg Landing
  4. Crump's Landing
Grade 3 Civil War
Why might many African Americans live in Indianapolis today?
  1. They might have stopped at the Union Rail Station
  2. Their relatives may have been settlers who farmed there.
  3. New industries such as airplanes making attract workers to the city.
  4. Their relatives may have been slaves from the South, looking for freedom.
Grade 3 Civil War
What other battle was in campaign with the Battle of Shiloh?
  1. Gettysburg
  2. Battle of Bunker Hill
  3. Fort Donelson
  4. Battle of Bull Run
Grade 3 Civil War
How many terms did James K. Polk serve in the House of Representatives?
  1. 4
  2. 5
  3. 10
  4. 7
Grade 3 Civil War
Prior to the battle, where did Ulysses S. Grant believe most of his Confederate opposition were located?
  1. Corinth, Mississippi
  2. Nashville, Tennessee
  3. Murfreesboro, Tennessee
  4. Memphis, Tennessee
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