← Final Exam terms Test
5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Brown v. Board of Education
- Civil Rights act of 1964
- Civil Rights Act of 1875
- Tripartite Pact
- a Signed between the Axis powers in 1940 (Italy, Germany and Japan) where they pledged to help the others in the event of an attack by the US
- b Prohibited discrimination against blacks in public place, such as inns, amusement parks, and on public transportation. Declared unconstitutional by the Supreme Court.
- c a state of lawlessness and disorder (usually resulting from a failure of government)
- d This act made racial, religious, and sex discrimination by employers illegal and gave the government the power to enforce all laws governing civil rights, including desegregation of schools and public places.
- e court found that segregation was a violation of the Equal Protection clause. "separate but equal" had no place
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- a 1896 Supreme Court decision which legalized state ordered segregation so long as the facilities for blacks and whites were equal. "separate but equal"
- abolished slavery
- younger brother of JFK who challenged and lost to Jimmy Carter in the Democratic primary of 1980 as a result of a car crash incident in Chappaquiddick
- fanatical patriotism
- 1898 - The Mississippi supreme court ruled that poll taxes and literacy tests, which took away blacks' right to vote (a practice known as "disenfranchisement"), were legal.
5 True/False Questions
Pullman Strike → 1894 railway workers strike for higher wages against the Pullman Company, in which President Grover Cleveland issued an injunction to prevent the strike.
Fifteenth Amendment → The right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of race, color, or previous condition of servitude.
Lyndon B. Johnson → After World War I, this United States president sought to reduce the risk of war by writing the Fourteen Points that influenced the creation of the League of Nations.
French-Indochina War → 1946-1954; france came back after WWII to continue colonial rule; Vietnamese resisted
Woodrow Wilson → After World War I, this United States president sought to reduce the risk of war by writing the Fourteen Points that influenced the creation of the League of Nations.