5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC)
- Brown vs. Board of Education of Topeka
- Plessy vs. Ferguson
- civil disobedience
- Malcolm X
- a refusal to obey laws considered to be unjust
- b 1954 case in which Supreme Court ruled that "separate but equal" education for black and white students was unconstitutional
- c organization coordinated nonviolent civil rights protests across south
- d 1896 case in which the Supreme Court ruled that segregation was legal
- e militant civil rights leader (1925-1965)
5 Multiple choice questions
- businessess and schools were encouraged to give preference to members of groups that had been discriminated against in the past.
- Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
- laws passed by southern states that limited the freedom of former slaves
- militant leader who argued that African Americans should fight back if attacked. Carmichael and others developed a new approach called "Black Power".
- organization coordinated nonviolent civil rights protests across south
5 True/False questions
civil rights → rights granted to all citizens
segregation → poor run-down neighborhoods
sit-in → A form of protest in which people sit and refuse to leave
ghettos → Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
Martin Luther King Jr. → forced to retire at 65; organized Gray Panthers against age discrimination and protested in D.C.