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Civil Rights Flashcards Test

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  1. Malcolm X
  2. Kerner Commission
  3. Black Power
  4. Voting Rights Act of 1965
  5. de facto segregation
  1. a 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.
  2. b a slogan used by Stokely Carmichael in the 1960's that encouraged African-American pide and political and social leadership.
  3. c while in jail, read about the nation of islam, became an islamic minister, believed in black separatism.
  4. d racial separation established by practice an custom, not by law.
  5. e 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.

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. a law that banned discrimination on the basis of race, sex, national origin, or religion in public places and most workplaces.
  2. racial separation established by law.
  3. a law that banned discrimination in housing
  4. one of the civil rights activists who rode buses through the south in the early 1960's to challenge segregation.
  5. of SNCC decided to lead their followers in a march to finish what Meredith had started.(violent)

5 True/False Questions

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

          

  2. Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC)National protest group

          

  3. Black Panthersa slogan used by Stokely Carmichael in the 1960's that encouraged African-American pide and political and social leadership.

          

  4. Fannie Lou Hamerdaughter of Mississippi sharecroppers, was the voice for the African Americans at the 1964 Democratic National Convention.

          

  5. Freedom Summera 1964 project to register African-American voters in Mississippi.

          

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