While the citizens of the United States are all Americans, that doesn’t mean they aren’t capable of becoming polarized. The Civil War was a defining time in the nation because it went to show the extreme result of a country that is divided. The outcome of the Civil War kept the nation united and abolished the institution of slavery. The massive impact of this war affected the way Americans would progress, setting a foundation for the country we know today. While you may know what happened after the Civil War, let’s see how much you know about the dispute itself.
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