We will be learning a lot about the Civil War. You are going to learn about why we had the Civil War, some of the people important to the Civil War, and some of the battles and events.

Let's start by learning what caused the war. Print out the following worksheet to use in recording your answers.

Causes of the Civil War

Use the following websites to answer the questions:
Causes

Beliefs
Advantages Graphs
Seceding and forming Confederacy
Map (Union/Confederacy)
Map (Slave/Free States)
Border States
Difficulties for Border States