answersLogoWhite

0


Best Answer

In the beginning of the Civil War the North was fighting to join the South back into the Union. While to the South the war was about defense, to protect their new country Confederate States of America(C.S.A). By the end of the war the North was fighting against the 'Peculiar Institution in other words slavery, while the South was fighting to save it.

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2011-05-10 01:29:49
This answer is:
๐Ÿ™
0
๐Ÿคจ
0
๐Ÿ˜ฎ
0
User Avatar
Study guides

US Civil War

20 cards

Why were poll taxes created

What is a graduated income tax

What sparked the beginning of the Civil War

When Abraham Lincoln was elected president what was the result for the southern states

โžก๏ธ
See all cards
3.51
โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…
39 Reviews

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: What were the NOrth and the South fighting for at the end of the Civil War?
Write your answer...
Submit
Still have questions?
magnify glass
imp
Related questions

Who were fighting on the Civil War?

The North and the South were fighting (Union and Confederacy)


Who is fighting in the civil war?

South or The Confederacy and the North or The Union


Who was fighting in the civil war?

The South and the North sides of the US.


Why were the north and the south fighting during the civil war?

slavery


Lincoln was fighting in the civil war to reunite what?

The north and south


What did the north and south do to prevent fighting a civil war?

What? They did not prevent a civil war, they fought one .


What was the North's reason for fighting in the Civil War?

To keep the North and the South together.......


What side was Clara Barton fighting for in the civil war north or south?

the north.


What is the difference between the South and the North in the Civil War?

The South was fighting to keep slavery. The North was fighting to abolish slavery.


Was Abraham Lincoln on the North or South in the Civil War?

He was fighting against the south so he was with the north fighting against slavery.


Was America north or south in the civil war?

They were "the Civil War". The North and the South were going against each other. They were fighting against slavery (the North). And the South wanted slavery.


Why was the north fighting in the civil war and why was the south fighting in the war?

The South was fighting to keep its independence - and retain the cotton revenues. The North was fighting to restore the Union - and regain the cotton revenues.


Who were the sides that were fighting in the civil war?

The North, Union, and the South, Confederates.


Why were the north and south fighting during the civil war?

Because of slavery


What is the two name of the sections fighting in the civil war?

North and South!


What was the original reason for the North fighting the Civil War?

The original reason for the North to fight the Civil War was to prevent the South from seceding.


Why were they fighting in the civil war?

They were fighting because they made many disagreements between the north and south.


What political and economic changes occurred during the Civil War?

When the south and north were fighting for freedom in the civil war


Which side won the Vietnam civil war?

The North. But it was not a civil war. The north and south were completely separate nations. In a civil war, one nation is fighting itself.


What was Lincoln's goal in fighting the civil war?

To prevent the south from seceding from the north.


What groups fought in the Civil War?

In the US Civil War, the north and the south were fighting against each other. The North being the Union, and the South being the Confederacy.


What was the political impact on the North after the civil war?

1. The North and South where fighting over slavery


What did the north and south disagree on?

The North and South disagree upon slavery. The South was fighting for slavery and the North was against it. Leading to the Civil War.


Why were the confederates fighting in the Civil War?

The Confederates were fighting in the Civil war to be free from the Union and be their own country. the most important reason they were fighting in the Civil War is because the North and South had many Dissagreements over the years.


What happened after the firing on fort Sumter?

The north declared war on the south and the fighting of the Civil War started