5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Malcolm X
- Kerner Commission
- Black Power
- Voting Rights Act of 1965
- de facto segregation
- 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.
- b a slogan used by Stokely Carmichael in the 1960's that encouraged African-American pide and political and social leadership.
- c while in jail, read about the nation of islam, became an islamic minister, believed in black separatism.
- d racial separation established by practice an custom, not by law.
- 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
- a law that banned discrimination on the basis of race, sex, national origin, or religion in public places and most workplaces.
- racial separation established by law.
- a law that banned discrimination in housing
- one of the civil rights activists who rode buses through the south in the early 1960's to challenge segregation.
- of SNCC decided to lead their followers in a march to finish what Meredith had started.(violent)
5 True/False Questions
Thurgood Marshall → Marshall and his NAACP lawyers won 29 out of 32 cases argued before the supreme court
Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) → National protest group
Black Panthers → a slogan used by Stokely Carmichael in the 1960's that encouraged African-American pide and political and social leadership.
Fannie Lou Hamer → daughter of Mississippi sharecroppers, was the voice for the African Americans at the 1964 Democratic National Convention.
Freedom Summer → a 1964 project to register African-American voters in Mississippi.