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Greensboro Sit-Ins (Grade 5)

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Greensboro Sit-Ins

The Greensboro sit-ins marked the beginning of the Civil Rights Movement.
  1. True
  2. False
Most of the Greensboro sit-ins happened at what store?

What was the original goal of the sit-ins?

How many students from the North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University took place in the first sit-in at the Greensboro Woolworth's?
  1. 2
  2. 4
  3. 6
  4. 8
The sit-ins took place between February and July of what year?
  1. 1954
  2. 1956
  3. 1958
  4. 1960
The four students were refused service at the Woolworth's lunch counter, so they sat there until the store closed.
  1. True
  2. False
By the fourth day 300 students from three colleges and a high school had joined the sit-ins.
  1. True
  2. False
Due to the large number of students participating in the sit-ins, activists chose to protest at a Walgreens store as well on the sixth day.
  1. True
  2. False
Inspired by the protestors in Greensboro, activists in other cities across the south began to stage sit-ins as well.
  1. True
  2. False
President Eisenhower came out in support of the management at the Woolworth store.
  1. True
  2. False
Due to sales falling by a third, stores targeted by the protestors eventually decided to end their segregationist policies.
  1. True
  2. False
The first African American customers served at the Woolworth store where the sit-ins started were store employees.
  1. True
  2. False

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