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Q: What did the Morrill Act of 1862 do? A. It helped create a fund to support the arts throughout the United States. B. It gave land to people who lost their farms to foreclosure during the
war. C. It helped create public colleges throughout the United States. D. It gave financial assistance to widows of soldiers during the war.
A: C. It helped create public colleges throughout the United States.
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User: What did the Morrill Act of 1862 do? A. It helped create a fund to support the arts throughout the United States. B. It gave land to people who lost their farms to foreclosure during the war. C. It helped create public colleges throughout the United States. D. It gave financial assistance to widows of soldiers during the war.

Weegy: C. It helped create public colleges throughout the United States.
selymi|Points 10546|

User: In what year did Abraham Lincoln formally issue the Emancipation Proclamation? A. 1861 B. 1862 C. 1863 D. 1865

User: All of the following were goals that Lincoln hoped to accomplish by issuing the Emancipation Proclamation EXCEPT which one? A. He hoped it would encourage slaves in the rebelling states to help the Union in defeating their masters. B. He hoped it would keep England and France from helping the Confederacy. C. He hoped it would give the nation a greater focus on the war effort. D. He hoped it would appease all the abolitionists in the North who were speaking out against the war.

Weegy: All of the following were goals that Lincoln hoped to accomplish by issuing the Emancipation Proclamation EXCEPT A. He hoped it would encourage slaves in the rebelling states to help the Union in defeating their masters.[smile]
Mayang30|Points 791|

User: What did the Homestead Act of 1862 do? A. It gave land to 160 acres of land to any person that wanted it and met certain requirements. B. It gave any US citizen financial assistance to attend the college of their choosing. C. It gave women the right to vote in all of the states west of the Mississippi River. D. It gave escaped slaves that made it to the North a guarantee of protection from southern slave holders.

Weegy: A. It gave land to 160 acres of land to any person that wanted it and met certain requirements.
stickman|Points 6262|

User: What happened to the economy in the North during the Civil War? A. It initially began to expand but then suddenly crashed causing many in the North to suffer. B. It expanded as industry began to meet the demands of the war, causing the North to prosper. C. It contracted and left the nation bankrupt by the end of the war. D. It stayed the same resulting in no losses or gains for the North during the war.

Weegy: A. It initially began to expand but then suddenly crashed causing many in the North to suffer. This happened to the economy in the North during the Civil War.
monicajim|Points 190|

User: What did Abraham Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation do in 1862? A. It freed all of the slaves in the North and the South. B. It freed all slaves in any southern state not controlled by the Union. C. It freed the slaves only in the border states. D. It freed only the slaves in the Union.

Weegy: What Abraham Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation did in 1862 was: A.It freed only the slaves in the Union.
andrewpallarca|Points 21950|

User: Which of the following is an example of how President Lincoln expanded presidential power? A. He asked Congress to call for 75,000 volunteers to enlist in the army. B. He disbanded the creation of military tribunals that were attempting to try those considered disloyal to the Union. C. He encouraged Congress to declare war on the CSS by ordering a blockade of the South. D. He suspended the writ of habeas corpus, imprisoning thousands of suspected Confederate sympathizers.

Weegy: The answer is D. He suspended the writ of habeas corpus, imprisoning thousands of suspected Confederate sympathizers. :)
scalter|Points 1001|

User: Which of the following would be considered synonymous with the CSA? A. the Federals B. the Yankees C. the Union D. the Rebels

Weegy: B. the Yankees
cr7|Points 112|

User: Which technology was NOT implemented during the Civil War? A. trench warfare B. machine guns C. land mines D. ironclad ships

Weegy: D. ironclad ships.
mxs|Points 790|

User: Which statement about the Homestead Act of 1862 is NOT true? A. It provided 200 acres of land to any person who met the requirements. B. It allowed freed slaves who were not in rebellion to own land. C. It required landowners to improve their land with farming or buildings. D. It helped to settle the western lands of the United States.

Weegy: C. It required landowners to improve their land with farming or buildings.
scijoe21|Points 2275|

User: Which battle was the turning point in the Civil War? A. Antietam B. Fredericksburg C. Gettysburg D. Appomattox Courthouse

Weegy: D.Gettysburg was a battle that was a turning point in the civil war. source-
bananayumboat|Points 563|

User: The Trent Affair caused Abraham Lincoln to do all of the following EXCEPT A. release Mason and Slidell. B. issue the Emancipation Proclamation. C. offer Great Britain monetary compensation for their embarrassment. D. reprimand the captain of the USS San Jacinto.

Weegy: D. reprimand the captain of the USS San Jacinto. The Trent Affair caused Abraham Lincoln to do all of the following EXCEPT reprimand the captain of the USS San Jacinto.
eturker|Points 2954|

User: Which foreign power took advantage of the Civil War by violating the Monroe Doctrine and invading Mexico in 1862? A. Spain B. Great Britain C. France D. Portugal

Weegy: C. France
sipichapie|Points 4905|

User: What is one reason that the U.S. Congress was able to pass legislation such as the Morrill Act and the Homestead Act? A. Union victories encouraged Southern Democrats to vote for legislation they were previously opposed to. B. Lincoln put fierce pressure on the Democratic Congress to pass bills which were popular with the public. C. The CSS agreed to support any legislation that did not grant land to slaves. D. With the secession of southern states, the Republican Party gained control of the Congress.

Weegy: D. With the secession of southern states, the Republican Party gained control of the Congress.
rickjames|Points 884|

User: Which of the following was a CSS general? A. Brigadier General Irwin McDowell B. Major General Ambrose Burnside C. Major General George McClellan D. General Robert E. Lee

Weegy: C. Major General George McClellan
andrewpallarca|Points 21950|

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