5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- de jure segregation
- Martin Luther King, Jr.
- Civil Rights Act of 1968
- Betty Friedan
- Fannie Lou Hamer
- a founded SCLC ---> spokesperson for the Montgomery bus boycott --> peaceful protest
- b segregation that is imposed by law
- c American feminist, activist and writer. started "Second Wave" of feminism through her book "The Feminine Mystique"; also founded Nation Organization for Women (NOW)
- d act that banned dicrimination in housing
- e spokesperson for the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party at the 1964 Democratic Convention
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- First black man who, by court order, was accepted to the University of Mississippi --> Pres. Kennedy sends army to protect him --> govt. interference and implementation of law
- In a 9-0 vote, the separate but equal doctrine was abandoned --> racial segregation declared unconstitutional
- held in 1963 to show support for the Civil Rights Bill in Congress. Martin Luther King gave his famous "I have a dream..." speech
- In 1964, when blacks and whites together challenged segregation and led a massive drive to register blacks to vote.
- 1896 ruled separate but equal idea --> allowed segregation of black and whites incl. schools
5 True/False Questions
Black panthers → movement that urged African Americans to gain control of political and economic power by force if necessary --> violence
Kerner Commission Report → In 1964, when blacks and whites together challenged segregation and led a massive drive to register blacks to vote.
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) → worked to achieve economic, political and social equality for women
Voting Rights Act of 1965 → Landmark legislation that outlawed segregation in U.S. schools, jobs and public places. --> Invalidated Jim Crow laws
Malcolm x → led the Nation of Islam until 1964, then he organized the Muslim Mosque, Inc; he fought for black nationalism and not integration --> later changed his view to work with whites