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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who makes a serious mistake at Cold Harbor?
2. What carries ammunition but no food from Richmond?
(a) The truck.
(b) The tank.
(c) The train.
(d) The boat.
3. The victory at Cold Harbor for the Confederates was the result of a ________________.
(a) Lot of planning.
(b) Mistake on the Union side.
(c) Happy accident.
4. Which officials, consisting of the vice president, assistant secretary of war, and president of the senate, visit Lincoln?
5. What is Mark Twain's profession that introduces him to former Civil War generals?
(b) Marketing agent.
Short Answer Questions
1. How long is the pontoon bridge over the James River that the Federal forces pass over?
2. Who will lead his division of Black soldiers into the breach made by blowing a hole in the Confederate defense?
3. Who reassures Grant that the war is still his call and that Washington politics will not interfere with his decisions?
4. Who is Grant's wife?
5. Who halts his troops while a Confederate officer rides his way under a white flag?
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