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Also known as "the war between the states", the U.S. Civil War was in large part a result of the economic, moral, and political differences between states on the subject of slavery.

Test your knowledge of all of the causes, battles, and famous participants from this tumultuous period in American history.   

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Trivia Quizzes in category U.S. Civil War
1
Civil War Hodge-Podge 25 questions

This, that and another thing or two, maybe three.
Difficult
ricbatcheller
7977 plays
2
Civil War Nicknames 25 questions

The American Civil War - by nicknames.
Difficult
ricbatcheller
4812 plays
3
Are You Ready to Serve as a US Civil War Doctor? 10 questions

A Civil War military doctor faced problems different from one in civilian life. And he was limited by c.1860 knowledge, also. Could you have handled the job?
Difficult
littlepup
Dec 04 16
336 plays
4
A Civil War Reenactor's Rations 10 questions

Are you an American Civil War reenactor? Are you looking for ideas about historically accurate rations, both how to carry them and how to cook them? Try this quiz!
Average
littlepup
Dec 07 16
177 plays
5
Civil War Tourism 10 questions

For history buffs, nothing could be better than a historically theme-based vacation. I took a Civil-War themed vacation once, and it was great! This quiz tests your knowledge of Civil War sites that now are also good tourist destinations!
Average
ben3
9012 plays
6
Civil War Mountains, Hills, and Creeks 15 questions

A look at the high ground, and around and down in the valleys and the creeks.
Average
ricbatcheller
2598 plays
7
Poems and Songs of the US Civil War 10 questions

The US Civil War was one of the darkest eras in that nation's history. The songs and poems that came out of that time not only shed light on the war but on the feelings and fears that many felt. I hope you enjoy and learn from this little quiz.
Easy
Bigwoo
4596 plays
8
Civil War Medical Stuff 25 questions

While watching a news interview show that had an expert on Civil War Medicine history I decided to create this quiz.
Tough
foxgap
5274 plays
9
Strange Facts About the Civil War 10 questions

Here are some odd and strange facts about the Civil War.
Tough
jkgregg
6243 plays
10
Civil War Mixture 15 questions

A Civil War who, what, and when?
Difficult
ricbatcheller
3678 plays
11
Civil War: "Ride with the Wind" 20 questions

The gallant Cavaliers and their thundering Chargers that carried them into legend and beyond.
Tough
ricbatcheller
1287 plays
12
Confederate Lingo [2] 10 questions

Here is Part Two to Confederate Lingo.
Average
beterave
813 plays
13
Civil War - Who, What, Where? 15 questions

Who was the first, what was the second, and I don't know the third. Do you?
Difficult
ricbatcheller
2436 plays
14
More Civil War Connections and Characters 10 questions

See if you can place the names and events in this quiz.
Difficult
gizmo61
828 plays
15
The United States Tragedy: The Civil War 10 questions

While all wars are tragic. The American Civil War in particular, was violent and bloody. This war eliminated almost 2 and half percent of the U.S. population.
Average
mohiba
2376 plays
16
Civil War: "Burgs" 15 questions

I will list events and people. You name the 'Burg' it happened in.
Average
ricbatcheller
2430 plays
17
American Civil War 10 questions

This quiz will test your knowledge of the civil war. Good luck, and enjoy! There are no hints for any of the questions, so you're on your own.
Average
raghudhara
4668 plays
18
Civil Warriors 10 questions

The men, moments and materiel of the most fascinating period in American history.
Average
paul4760
678 plays
19
Ohio's Role in the Civil War 10 questions

Ohio's role in the Civil War.
Average
einier
804 plays
20
American Civil War - Horses and Riders 10 questions

The horse played a prominent part during this war. How many famous horses do you know? And what did they and their riders do?
Average
DavidUrquart
621 plays
21
Blue And Grey Matter 10 questions

The War of the Rebellion was anything but civil. Here are some interesting and off-beat questions regarding America's bloodiest conflict.
Tough
rutgersg
4089 plays
22
Random Civil War Facts 10 questions

American Civil War facts you wouldn't think of.
Very Difficult
bruush
5556 plays
23
Yet More Civil War Happenings and Characters 10 questions

Test your memory of the War Between the States with these people and events.
Very Difficult
gizmo61
717 plays
24
Civil War - Part Deux 15 questions

This is a little easier than the last one!
Average
Fian
5013 plays
25
U.S. Civil War 15 questions

The following are questions about the U.S. Civil War. They are not in any chronological order. Hope you enjoy.
Tough
Jack1331
8394 plays
26
Weapons and Equipment of the Civil War 10 questions

Test your knowledge on the weapons and equipment used during the Civil War.
Difficult
jkgregg
3864 plays
27
Civil War Miscellany 10 questions

A look at the very obscure, to be sure!
Very Difficult
ricbatcheller
1236 plays
28
Rivers of the US Civil War 10 questions

Rivers were the scene of many important battles and location of major cities during the American Civil War. In 1860s America, rivers were often used much as super highways are used today for travel, communication and logistics.
Average
HRS51851
324 plays
29
American Civil War Part L 10 questions

A quiz on about the Civil War. A few things you might not have known. Have fun. Thanks for playing.
Difficult
Colmosby
3099 plays
30
The Civil War in Missouri: 1 10 questions

How much do you know about the American Civil War as it was fought in Missouri? No part of the country was torn apart more than my home state. Enjoy!
Very Difficult
BigMoStl
840 plays
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