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MLK I Have A Dream Speech Test
Terms in this set (23)
When was the speech given and where?
August 1963 Steps of Lincoln Memorial Washington D.C.
What are civil rights?
Guarantees of freedom and equality treatment under law.
What is a sit in?
A protest in which people seat themselves somewhere and refuse to move until their demands were met.
What are Jim Crow Laws?
Referring to laws and practices that discriminate against blacks.
List 4 groups that were treated unjustly?
African Americans, Religious Groups, Female, Native Americans, Gays, Immigrants, Young people, People with disabilities.
What is score?
When was the Emancipation Proclamation and what did it do?
1863 Freed slaves
What is justice?
What did King compare brotherhood to?
A beautiful symphony.
What did King believe in just like Jesus and Gondi.
What is improvise?
What is imagery?
Creating a mental picture with words.
What is an example from his speech?
Georgias red hills once held cotton plantations where slaves worked.
What is a metaphor?
Comparison between unlike things in speech.
What book of the bible does he quote in his poem (Every valley shall be exalted)?
Where was he from and where was he buried?
From: Montgomery, Alabama
Buried: Atlanta, Georgia
What is another very important speech?
What is Kings most famous paragraph?
I have a dream, that my four little children will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character.
What is creed?
Set of belief, or principals.
Was the first part of his speech planned or not planned?
Was the second part of his speech planned or not planned?
Not planned (came from his heart)
What are the last two lines of the Speech?
Free at last. Free at last, thank God almighty we are free at last.
What was the goal of the March on Washington?
To end racial segregation.