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Grade 11 Civil Rights
In the 1960's members of the student nonviolent coordinating committee (SNCC) used sit ins primarily to do what?
  1. protest high college tuition costs
  2. promote the passage of the clean air act
  3. support voting rights for 18 year old citizens
  4. challenge racially segregated public facilities
Grade 2 Civil Rights
What sport did Jackie Robinson play?
  1. baseball
  2. soccer
  3. basketball
  4. hockey
Grade 4 Civil Rights
Grade 11 Civil Rights
Carter G. Woodson published the Journal of Negro History which is now called what?
  1. Journal of African American History
  2. Negro Paper
  3. Free Press
  4. Old Maid
Grade 8 Civil Rights
Martin Luther King Jr.’s first major leadership role during the Civil Rights Movement came during which event?
  1. March on Washington
  2. Montgomery Bus Boycott
  3. Watergate
  4. Selma to Montgomery March
Grade 4 Civil Rights
When was Cesar Chavez born?
  1. 1937
  2. 1927
  3. 1997
  4. 1947
Grade 6 Civil Rights
Thurgood Marshall successfully argued which landmark Supreme Court case?
  1. Plessy v. Ferguson
  2. Bethel SchoolDistrict #43 v. Fraser
  3. Board of Education v. Earls
  4. Brown v. The Board of Education
Grade 9 Civil Rights
                signed the Civil Rights Act into law.
  1. Gerald Ford
  2. Richard Nixon
  3. John F. Kennedy
  4. Lyndon Johnson
Grade 8 Civil Rights
The National Women's Suffrage Association was founded by
  1. Lucretia Mott and Sojourner Truth.
  2. Elizabeth Cady Stanton and John Quincy Adams.
  3. Susan B. Anthony and Harriet Tubman
  4. Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Grade 3 Civil Rights
Who delivered the famous "I have a Dream" speech?
  1. Frederick Douglass
  2. Harriet Tubman
  3. Martin Luther King Jr.
  4. Lyndon B. Johnson
Grade 8 Civil Rights
What was the name of the civil rights organization Martin Luther King Jr. helped found in 1957?
  1. Southern Christian Leadership Conference
  2. Student Non Violent Coordinating Committee
  3. National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
  4. Coordinating Council for Community Organizations
Grade 8 Civil Rights
What is the name of the movement that sought to secure equal access and opportunity for the basic rights and privileges of black people?
  1. The Hip Hop Culture Movement
  2. The Great Migration
  3. The Harlem Renaissance
  4. The Civil Rights Movement
Grade 3 Civil Rights
Grade 6 Civil Rights
In what city and state did the arrest of Rosa Parks take place?
  1. Montgomery, Alabama
  2. Birmingham, Alabama
  3. Selma, Alabama
  4. Atlanta, Georgia
Grade 11 Civil Rights
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