For Cause and Comrades: Why Men Fought in the Civil War Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:


McPherson tells of a sergeant in the 20th Indiana during the Mine Run campaign who'd left _____________ to enlist. (from Chapter 5, Religion is What Makes Brave Soldiers)


Between May 5 and June 22, 1864, the Army of the Potomac and the Army of Northern Virginia experienced casualties amounting to what percent of their original strength? (from Chapter 12, The Same Holy Cause)


From which state was the major whose letter home during the summer of 1862 contained the line "slavery must be cleaned out," from which the title of the chapter was inspired? (from Chapter 9, Slavery Must be Cleaned Out)


When talking about how some soldiers' wives felt they had greater responsibility to their families than the founding fathers, a lieutenant from which regiment received letters from his wife complaining about raising three children without him? (from Chapter 8, The Cause of Liberty)


During the discussion of "short-timers" psychology in the Union army, what was the name of the rule that prevented this phenomenon in the Confederate army? (from Chapter 6, A Band of Brothers)

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