Civil War anniversary: 13 questions 150 years later

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On April 12, 1861, long-simmering tensions between North and South ignited and began the four-year War Between the States. In a recent Pew Research Center survey, more than half of Americans said that the Civil War is still relevant to US politics. Test your knowledge of the Civil War by taking this short quiz.

1. Where did the Civil War begin?

Gettysburg, Pa.

 

Charleston, S.C.

 

Petersburg, Va.

 

Vicksburg, Miss.

 
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