5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- 26th Amendment
- Suffolk Resolves
- Know-Nothing (American) Party
- The seventeenth-century English colonies
- Hugh Hefner
- a opposed to all immigration,strongly anti-Catholic
- b organize militia, end trade with Britain,refuse to pay taxes to Britain
- c Lowered the voting age from 21 to 18. Ratified in 1971.
- d had few common traits other than their loyalty to the monarch.
- e Created Playboy Magazine and brought sex out of the closet. His playboy philosophy was "if it feels good and doesn't hurt anyone, do it". This man and his magazine started the loosening of American morals.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- U.S. Baptist minister and civil rights leader. A noted orator, he opposed discrimination against blacks by organizing nonviolent resistance and peaceful mass demonstrations. He was assassinated in Memphis, Tennessee.
- This 20th Century scientist revolutionized the way scientists thought about space, time and matter, the most notable being his theory of relativity.
- basketball player led the Chicago Bulls to an outstanding six championships in eight years
- a political organization within the Democratic Party in New York city (late 1800's and early 1900's) seeking political control by corruption and bossism
- United States prizefighter who won the world heavyweight championship three times (born in 1942)
5 True/False Questions
Montgomery Bus Boycott → protest in 1955-1956 by African Americans against racial segregation in bus system of Montgomery, Alabama.
Sandra Day O'Connor → She was a laywer and later Chief Justice of the Supreme Court. She was the first woman to be a justice on the Supreme Court.
Tea Act → A famous rapper who rose to fame rapping on the roughs of his childhood. He is one of the only white rappers in the world, his reall name is Marshal mathers, in which he used to get the initals M&M, later Eminem, and then knewly called Slim Shady. Symbolized the racial boundaries that rap was able to overcome
Mormon → Founded by Joseph Smith, who claimed he was visited by God: 1830 he published a document called "The Book of Mormon." He said it was a translation of a set of gold tablets he had found in the hills of New York, revealed to him by an angel of God. Also known as Latter-Day Saints
William Clark → United States explorer who (with Meriwether Lewis) led an expedition from St. Louis to the mouth of the Columbia River