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5 Matching questions

  1. Hosea Williams
  2. Daisy Bates
  3. poll taxes
  4. NAACP
  5. Jim Crow Laws
  1. a required citizens of a state to pay a special tax in order to vote- this was used to exclude African Americans who were sharecroppers and didn't have enough money to pay the tax so they couldn't vote
  2. b Arkansas President of the NAACP. Supported and organized integration in Central High Little Rock Nine- was their mentor
  3. c state segregation laws in the South that separated whites and blacks in public places
  4. d National Association for the Advancement of Colored People- 1910- was made to promote equality of rights and remove race prejudice.. to advance the interests of blacks, education for black children...etc.
  5. e SCLC colleague of King that co-led Selma to Montgomery march with John Lewis

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. head of Tuskegee Institute in Alabama; offered and "uplift" program"; beilieved in self help and trade schools (like Tuskegee) to win the blacks respect and value and earn full rights
  2. was against black voting rights and banned the march from Selma to Montgomery that wanted black voting rights
  3. Billie Holliday; 1939; Blues;
    (Has very strong spiritual roots
    Speaks about lynching and the hanging of slaves as symbolic "fruit" from a tree;
    Condemned American racism)
  4. 1868- equal protection to all citizens under the law
  5. He is best known for his 1957 stand against the desegregation of Little Rock public schools during the Little Rock Crisis, in which he defied the United States Supreme Court by ordering the Arkansas National Guard to stop African American students from attending Little Rock Central High School

5 True/False questions

  1. literacy testa test that people had to take if their gandfather could not vote on Jan. 1, 1868- these tests were very hard, containing very specific information on american government and voting systems; ALMOST IMPOSSIBLE


  2. Montgomery Improvement AssociationIs a form of political activism which seeks immediate remedy for vilotion of laws that are unjust; can include such activities as strikes, sit-ins, demonstrations, marches, etc.


  3. May 1963Childrens March


  4. The election of Rutherford B. Hayeswas against black voting rights and banned the march from Selma to Montgomery that wanted black voting rights


  5. Brown v. Boardsat on bus when a white man came in to take her seat, which was the rule, she didn't move, she was arrested; this sparked the Montgomery Bus Boycott