How well do you know Battle of Appomattox Court House?

On April 9, communities and churches will ring their bells to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the symbolic end of the Civil War. How much do you know about the signing of the surrender documents at Appomattox Court House?

Buffy Andrews
Created by Buffy Andrews
On Apr 6, 2015
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What year was the Battle of Appomattox Court House fought?

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True or false: It was the final engagement of Confederate Army Gen. Robert E. Lee and Union Army leader Lt. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant.

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Who surrendered to whom?

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Who owned the house in which the surrender documents were signed?

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True or false: The event triggered a series of surrenders across the south.

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True or false: Other Confederate armies were still in the field and fighting after Lee's surrender.

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Which was NOT among the terms of surrender for Confederate soldiers?

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True or false: The Confederate Cemetery at Appomattox contains the graves of 14 Confederates and 1 Federal.

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On what date did President Andrew Johnson sign a document stating that the American Civil War was over and all of America was at peace.

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What date did Confederate President Jefferson Davis hold the last meeting of his cabinet where they officially dissolved the Confederate government?

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