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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. When was "The Last, Best Hope of Earth" written?
(a) November 1962.
(b) January 1963.
(c) December 1862.
(d) February 1963.
2. Who was "The Heaviest Blow Yet Dealt to the Rebellion" intended for?
(a) An Illinois acquaintance.
(b) An Illinois soldier.
(c) His stepbrother..
(d) An Illinois widow.
3. What was Lincoln's number one priority in the war according to "I Would Save the Union"?
(a) Maintaining his legacy.
(b) Freeing the slaves.
(c) Saving the Union.
(d) Humiliating Jefferson Davis.
4. What did Lincoln tell Hooker not to do in "There is No Eligible Route for Us into Richmond"?
(a) Attack Lee's army.
(b) Pursue Lee's army.
(c) Rest his troops.
(d) Take Richmond.
5. How is "A New Birth of Freedom" better known as?
(a) The Wellington Speech.
(b) The Grand Finale.
(c) Lincoln's First Commencement Adress.
(d) The Gettysburg Address.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who was "In This Sad World of Ours" for?
2. What did Lincoln feel about the new commander of the Union Armies?
3. What did Lincoln refuse to do in "Will Be Received and Considered"?
4. What did Lincoln ask Sherman to do in "Go Far Towards Losing the Whole Union Cause"?
5. What was "A Single Half-Defeat" about?
Short Essay Questions
1. What did Lincoln attempt to persuade Congress to do?
2. What did Lincoln urge General McClellan to do in a letter?
3. What does Lincoln claim in a response to a white man?
4. What does Lincoln stress about the war to a group of soldiers?
5. Why did Lincoln write to Carl Schurz?
6. What was Lincoln convinced of in August 1864?
7. What does Lincoln foreshadow in response to a proclamation by General David Hunter?
8. What trade did Lincoln reject?
9. What does Lincoln make the Union synonymous with in December 1862?
10. What did Lincoln declare in January 1863 according to "A New Birth in Freedom"?
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