21. Abraham Lincoln: America's Greatest President
1. Lincoln served as president for ____________.
- 4 decades
- 4 months
- 8 years
- 4 years
2. The Civil War was between _____________.
- China and Russia
- California and New York
- Northern U.S. and Southern U.S.
- Lincoln and Washington
3. The southern states in the U.S. thought forced labor was
- the right thing to do for Americans only
- a foreign concept
4. Why did the southern states secede from the Union?
- they didn't want to use slaves anymore
- Lincoln was elected president
- they lost the war
- they wanted to become a part of Mexico
5. What did the Emancipation Proclamation do?
- extend Lincoln's term as president
- freed all slaves in the southern states
- freed all slaves in the northern states
- charge a fine to slave masters