5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Rosa Parks
- Fannie Lou Hamer
- Stokely Carmichael
- James Meredith
- de facto segregation
- a of SNCC decided to lead their followers in a march to finish what Meredith had started.(violent)
- b seamstress and NAACP officer, took seat in front row of the "colored" section of a Montgomery bus. She refused to move when driver told her to, so she got arrested.
- c daughter of Mississippi sharecroppers, was the voice for the African Americans at the 1964 Democratic National Convention.
- d 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.
- e racial separation established by practice an custom, not by law.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Marshall and his NAACP lawyers won 29 out of 32 cases argued before the supreme court
- a law that banned discrimination in housing
- an organization formed in 1957 by Dr. MLK JR and other leaders to work for civil rights through nonviolent means
- paster of baptist church, 26 yr old to lead Mont Impr. Ass. to organize the boyott.
- 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 True/False questions
Black Panthers → a militant African-American political organization formed in 1966 by Huey Newton and Bobby Seale to fight police brutality and to provide services in the ghetto.
Freedom Summer → one of the civil rights activists who rode buses through the south in the early 1960's to challenge segregation.
freedom riders → a 1964 project to register African-American voters in Mississippi.
Black Power → a slogan used by Stokely Carmichael in the 1960's that encouraged African-American pide and political and social leadership.
Voting Rights Act of 1965 → a law that made it easier for African Americans to register to vote by eliminating discriminatory literacy tests and authorizing federal examiners to enroll voters denied at the local level.