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  1. Civil Rights Act of 1964
  2. Martin Luther King, Jr.
  3. Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC)
  4. affirmative action
  5. James Meredith
  1. a a policy that seeks to correct the effects of past discrimination by favoring the groups who were previously disadvantaged.
  2. b an organization formed in 1957 by Dr. MLK JR and other leaders to work for civil rights through nonviolent means
  3. c a law that banned discrimination on the basis of race, sex, national origin, or religion in public places and most workplaces.
  4. d paster of baptist church, 26 yr old to lead Mont Impr. Ass. to organize the boyott.
  5. e air force veteran won a federal court case that allowed him to enroll in the all white universiy of Mississippi, but when he arrived on campus, Gov Ross Varnett refused to let him register as a student.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a religious group, popularly known as the Blac Muslims, founded by Elijah Muhammad to promote black separatism and the Islamic religion.
  2. a group that was appointd by president johnson to study the causes of urban violence and that recommended the elimination of de facto segreagation in American society.
  3. a law that banned discrimination in housing
  4. a form of demonstration used by African Americans to protest discrimination, in which the protesters sit downin a segregated business and refuse to leave until they are served.
  5. a 1964 project to register African-American voters in Mississippi.

5 True/False questions

  1. Brown v Board of Education of Topekaa religious group, popularly known as the Blac Muslims, founded by Elijah Muhammad to promote black separatism and the Islamic religion.

          

  2. Malcolm Xa form of demonstration used by African Americans to protest discrimination, in which the protesters sit downin a segregated business and refuse to leave until they are served.

          

  3. Thurgood MarshallMarshall and his NAACP lawyers won 29 out of 32 cases argued before the supreme court

          

  4. Stokely Carmichaela group that was appointd by president johnson to study the causes of urban violence and that recommended the elimination of de facto segreagation in American society.

          

  5. Rosa Parksa form of demonstration used by African Americans to protest discrimination, in which the protesters sit downin a segregated business and refuse to leave until they are served.

          

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