5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Civil Rights Act of 1964
- Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC)
- Nation of Islam
- Black Power
- a a slogan used by Stokely Carmichael in the 1960's that encouraged African-American pide and political and social leadership.
- b a law that banned discrimination on the basis of race, sex, national origin, or religion in public places and most workplaces.
- c National protest group
- d a religious group, popularly known as the Blac Muslims, founded by Elijah Muhammad to promote black separatism and the Islamic religion.
- e a 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.
5 Multiple choice questions
- paster of baptist church, 26 yr old to lead Mont Impr. Ass. to organize the boyott.
- 1954 case in which the supreme court ruled that "separate but equal" education for black and white students was unconstitutional.
- 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.
- racial separation established by law.
- 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 True/False questions
affirmative action → racial separation established by law.
Rosa Parks → a 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.
Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) → National protest group
Kerner Commission → a 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.
Stokely Carmichael → of SNCC decided to lead their followers in a march to finish what Meredith had started.(violent)