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5 Matching questions

  1. civil rights
  2. civil disobedience
  3. Thurgood Marshall
  4. sit-in
  5. mandatory retirement
  1. a policy that required people to stop working at a certain age
  2. b NAACP legal counsel and first AA Supreme Court Justice
  3. c A form of protest in which people sit and refuse to leave
  4. d refusal to obey laws considered to be unjust
  5. e rights granted to all citizens

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. protest in which people sit in a place and refuse to move until their demands are met
  2. 1954 case in which Supreme Court ruled that "separate but equal" education for black and white students was unconstitutional
  3. 1955 protest action to end segregation on busses in Montgomery, Alabama
  4. laws passed by southern states that limited the freedom of former slaves
  5. businessess and schools were encouraged to give preference to members of groups that had been discriminated against in the past.

5 True/False questions

  1. ghettospoor run-down neighborhoods

          

  2. Lyndon Johnson36th President of the United States.He was sworn in as President on the day John F. Kennedy was assassinated.

          

  3. Jim Crow Lawslaws meant to enforce separations of white and black people in the south

          

  4. EEOCEqual Employment Opportunity Commission

          

  5. Betty Friedan1960s; wrote "The Feminine Mystique," an account of housewives' lives in which they suboordinated their own aspirations to the needs of men; bestseller was an inspiration for many women to join the women's rights movement