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  1. Black Panthers
  2. Fannie Lou Hamer
  3. de jure segregation
  4. Civil Rights Act of 1968
  5. Martin Luther King, Jr.
  1. a a law that banned discrimination in housing
  2. b paster of baptist church, 26 yr old to lead Mont Impr. Ass. to organize the boyott.
  3. c racial separation established by law.
  4. d daughter of Mississippi sharecroppers, was the voice for the African Americans at the 1964 Democratic National Convention.
  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 law that made it easier for African Americans to register to vote by eliminating discriminatory literacy tests and authorizing federal examiners to enroll voters denied at the local level.
  2. a slogan used by Stokely Carmichael in the 1960's that encouraged African-American pide and political and social leadership.
  3. a religious group, popularly known as the Blac Muslims, founded by Elijah Muhammad to promote black separatism and the Islamic religion.
  4. an organization formed in 1957 by Dr. MLK JR and other leaders to work for civil rights through nonviolent means
  5. a policy that seeks to correct the effects of past discrimination by favoring the groups who were previously disadvantaged.

5 True/False questions

  1. 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.

          

  2. Freedom Summerone of the civil rights activists who rode buses through the south in the early 1960's to challenge segregation.

          

  3. Rosa Parksa slogan used by Stokely Carmichael in the 1960's that encouraged African-American pide and political and social leadership.

          

  4. sit-inseamstress 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.

          

  5. freedom ridersa 1964 project to register African-American voters in Mississippi.