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  Civil War Army Commanders - 10 questions - 6 mins
This quiz is to test you on your knowledge of army commanders during the course of the Civil War.
Difficult, 10 Qns, manofdreds, Sep 25 06
Difficult
manofdreds
555 plays
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  Less Famous Civil War Generals - 10 questions - 6 mins
Can you name some of these less well known generals of the American Civil War?
Tough, 10 Qns, Stalin1879, Oct 13 05
Tough
Stalin1879
377 plays
3.
  They Were Soldiers They Were Soldiers - 10 questions - 5 mins
This quiz is about ten Confederates from North Carolina who were distinguished during the American Civil War. How much do you know about their lives and accomplishments? Enjoy!
Average, 10 Qns, DeepHistory, Nov 21 14
Average
DeepHistory gold member
590 plays
4.
  Quotations - North and South 2 - 15 questions - 5 mins
How familiar are you with American Civil War quotations? Care to try your luck?
Average, 15 Qns, F6FHellcat, Mar 31 22
Average
F6FHellcat
Mar 31 22
157 plays
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  Heroes of the Civil War great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
In this quiz, there will be questions about the people who fought in the Civil War, the famous women that lived during the war, and a couple of villains, too.
Easier, 10 Qns, ladramakween, Oct 15 16
Easier
ladramakween
Oct 15 16
3408 plays
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  Grant - 'I Can't Spare This Man, He Fights' great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Abraham Lincoln uttered these words about Ulysses S. Grant when his conduct was brought into question early in the US Civil War. Lincoln's faith in Grant would be rewarded. This quiz will focus on Grant's career only as it pertains to the Civil War.
Average, 10 Qns, tazman6619, Aug 15 11
Average
tazman6619 gold member
732 plays
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These quotes are all from generals involved in the American Civil War. Let's find out what they said...
Average, 10 Qns, stephgm67, Jul 26 16
Average
stephgm67 gold member
Jul 26 16
349 plays
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  Profiles Under Courage Profiles Under Courage - 10 questions - 6 mins
During the American Civil War, there were some Confederate Generals who hailed from the North. In this quiz, ten of them are mentioned. Enjoy!
Tough, 10 Qns, DeepHistory, Jan 31 15
Tough
DeepHistory gold member
441 plays
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General Philip Sheridan only stood 5 feet 5 inches tall but became one of the great generals to emerge from the US Civil War. This quiz will focus on his career with particular attention paid to the Civil War years.
Average, 10 Qns, tazman6619, Mar 15 17
Average
tazman6619 gold member
Mar 15 17
492 plays
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  Quotations - North and South 1 best quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
Wars produce plenty of quotes, and the Civil War is no different. So here's ten quotes from the war, some from well known figures, some from folks who would be unknown save for such things. Your job is to figure out who said each.
Very Difficult, 10 Qns, F6FHellcat, Feb 14 07
Very Difficult
F6FHellcat
3985 plays
trivia question Quick Question
On July 3rd, 1863 the Battle of Gettysburg ended in the East. Which engagement in the West ended for Grant on July 4th, 1863?

From Quiz "Grant - 'I Can't Spare This Man, He Fights'"




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  10 Civil War Generals Questions - 10 questions - 2 mins
This is a quiz about Civil War generals. I hope you have fun.
Average, 10 Qns, Midknight, Mar 10 10
Average
Midknight
5886 plays
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  Confederate Generals Killed in Action - 10 questions - 3 mins
This is a short quiz on ten Confederate Generals who were killed directly or died from their wounds. Please let me know how you like it, I have more if you enjoy this one. The quiz is on where each General received his fatal wound.
Average, 10 Qns, foxgap, Jun 08 13
Average
foxgap
3471 plays
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  Guess the Civil War General from the Quote great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Can you correctly guess the civil war general from a quote by one of his contemporaries?
Average, 10 Qns, Stalin1879, Jan 11 15
Average
Stalin1879
2295 plays
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  Clear the Way: It's the Irish Brigade great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The green flags of the Irish Brigade flew over many of bloodiest battles of the Civil War. So "Faugh a ballaugh" and charge into a brief look at their heroic time on history's stage.
Average, 10 Qns, fenian1213, Dec 21 15
Average
fenian1213
562 plays
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  The Men Who Wore Blue - 10 questions - 4 mins
Test your knowledge about the men who fought for the Union Army.
Average, 10 Qns, jkgregg, Dec 23 12
Average
jkgregg
3445 plays
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  Mount Up, Draw Sabers, Charge! 2 popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
Confederate cavalry officers were some of the most feared and audacious warriors to emerge in the Civil War. This quiz focuses on these men.
Average, 10 Qns, tazman6619, Dec 17 08
Average
tazman6619 gold member
553 plays
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  The Iron Brigade top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
A quiz on one of the best brigades in the American Civil War.
Tough, 10 Qns, guyg07, Jul 25 07
Tough
guyg07
1390 plays
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  How Did They Die? great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
Civil War officers and soldiers died in many different ways during the conflict: many died brutal deaths, several died tragic deaths and some from strange causes. Here is my quiz on the subject.
Tough, 10 Qns, wwwocls, Jan 27 12
Tough
wwwocls
776 plays
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  George B. McClellan popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
George B. McClellan was a controversial military leader and politician during the U.S. Civil War period. Please take this quiz on McClellan's life.
Average, 10 Qns, mrgrouchy, Sep 30 12
Average
mrgrouchy
548 plays
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  Ten Union Generals: Killed in Action - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz contains generals killed in action or who died from wounds. All of these Union generals died in 1862. Interesting info contains mini biographies for those who want to learn more about these men.
Average, 10 Qns, foxgap, Jul 06 16
Average
foxgap
Jul 06 16
1682 plays
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  Confederate Generals Test Your Knowledge - 20 questions - 6 mins
How much do you know about the nicknames, monikers, and such of these famous rebels? Have a go at it.
Tough, 20 Qns, KIRKEPOO, Sep 16 18
Tough
KIRKEPOO
Sep 16 18
2352 plays
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  Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain - 15 questions - 4 mins
Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain was an extraordinary man, in military and civilian life. Here is a quiz on this remarkable man.
Average, 15 Qns, charlie1971, May 02 10
Average
charlie1971
592 plays
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  Gray Warriors - 10 questions - 4 mins
Here is a quiz about the men in gray who fought valiantly for a cause in which they believed.
Tough, 10 Qns, jkgregg, Nov 20 08
Tough
jkgregg
2944 plays
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  Jefferson Davis great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
Jefferson Davis was the president of the Confederate States of America during the US Civil War.
Tough, 10 Qns, star_gazer, May 29 12
Tough
star_gazer
584 plays
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  Great Generals of the Civil War great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
A quiz about the brave leaders who fought America's bloodiest war.
Tough, 10 Qns, gabraham5225, Mar 29 20
Tough
gabraham5225
Mar 29 20
1059 plays
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  I Say, those Confederates are Obscure - 10 questions - 6 mins
This quiz deals with the life and times of some Confederate Generals who are generally not familiar to Civil War buffs, but gives a motive for studying and learning. Enjoy!
Tough, 10 Qns, DeepHistory, Jun 09 14
Tough
DeepHistory gold member
702 plays
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  Mount Up, Draw Sabers, Charge! 1 popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 7 mins
Some of the most daring and colorful characters of the Civil War came from the ranks of the cavalry officers on both sides. This quiz focuses on Union cavalry commanders.
Average, 10 Qns, tazman6619, Mar 15 17
Average
tazman6619 gold member
Mar 15 17
807 plays
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  Less Well Known Confederate Generals top quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Lee, Jackson, Stuart, Longstreet and others are well known to most students of the American Civil War. But many Confederate Generals have been lost in the shadow of these major players and played an important part in this conflict.
Average, 10 Qns, watt07, Dec 17 14
Average
watt07
520 plays
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  'Beast' Butler - 10 questions - 4 mins
Butler was famous and infamous. Enjoy this quiz on one of the most controversial officers on either side in the Civil War.
Average, 10 Qns, sircrossen, Oct 03 09
Average
sircrossen
352 plays
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  150 Years Since the Deaths of The Ten: 1 - 10 questions - 6 mins
This quiz is about ten Confederate generals, who were killed in the year 1864 - some well known and some more obscure. A sequel will be written about ten Union Generals that died during the same year. Enjoy!
Tough, 10 Qns, DeepHistory, Jul 15 14
Tough
DeepHistory gold member
237 plays
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