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5 Matching questions

  1. Rosa Parks
  2. Black Panthers
  3. Martin Luther King, Jr.
  4. Fannie Lou Hamer
  5. Civil Rights Act of 1964
  1. a seamstress and NAACP officer, took seat in front row of the "colored" section of a Montgomery bus. She refused to move when driver told her to, so she got arrested.
  2. b daughter of Mississippi sharecroppers, was the voice for the African Americans at the 1964 Democratic National Convention.
  3. c paster of baptist church, 26 yr old to lead Mont Impr. Ass. to organize the boyott.
  4. d a law that banned discrimination on the basis of race, sex, national origin, or religion in public places and most workplaces.
  5. e a militant African-American political organization formed in 1966 by Huey Newton and Bobby Seale to fight police brutality and to provide services in the ghetto.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a religious group, popularly known as the Blac Muslims, founded by Elijah Muhammad to promote black separatism and the Islamic religion.
  2. a policy that seeks to correct the effects of past discrimination by favoring the groups who were previously disadvantaged.
  3. a 1964 project to register African-American voters in Mississippi.
  4. racial separation established by practice an custom, not by law.
  5. 1954 case in which the supreme court ruled that "separate but equal" education for black and white students was unconstitutional.

5 True/False questions

  1. sit-ina form of demonstration used by African Americans to protest discrimination, in which the protesters sit downin a segregated business and refuse to leave until they are served.

          

  2. Civil Rights Act of 1968a law that banned discrimination on the basis of race, sex, national origin, or religion in public places and most workplaces.

          

  3. Stokely Carmichaela group that was appointd by president johnson to study the causes of urban violence and that recommended the elimination of de facto segreagation in American society.

          

  4. Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC)an organization formed in 1957 by Dr. MLK JR and other leaders to work for civil rights through nonviolent means

          

  5. Malcolm Xa form of demonstration used by African Americans to protest discrimination, in which the protesters sit downin a segregated business and refuse to leave until they are served.