5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Brown v Board of Education of Topeka
- Rosa Parks
- Malcolm X
- Freedom Summer
- Black Power
- a a slogan used by Stokely Carmichael in the 1960's that encouraged African-American pide and political and social leadership.
- b 1954 case in which the supreme court ruled that "separate but equal" education for black and white students was unconstitutional.
- c 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.
- d while in jail, read about the nation of islam, became an islamic minister, believed in black separatism.
- e a 1964 project to register African-American voters in Mississippi.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- paster of baptist church, 26 yr old to lead Mont Impr. Ass. to organize the boyott.
- a policy that seeks to correct the effects of past discrimination by favoring the groups who were previously disadvantaged.
- of SNCC decided to lead their followers in a march to finish what Meredith had started.(violent)
- one of the civil rights activists who rode buses through the south in the early 1960's to challenge segregation.
- daughter of Mississippi sharecroppers, was the voice for the African Americans at the 1964 Democratic National Convention.
5 True/False Questions
sit-in → 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.
Civil Rights Act of 1968 → a law that banned discrimination in housing
Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) → National protest group
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.
de facto segregation → racial separation established by law.