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100

Who is the man who enrolled at 'Ole Miss and later did the 225 mile walk?

James Meredith 

100

The Sit-ins protested segregation in what facilities

What is dinners/ restaurants

100

One Jim crow Law forbade what between black people and white people? 

Hint: <3

Marriage 

100

Who was the leader of the SNCC?

Stokely Carmichael 

100

What is De Jure segregation? 

Segregation by law 

200

What Civil rights leader wanted African Americans to establish separate communities, he did not believe that being peaceful had achieved anything and should blacks should act in their own self defense when violence was inflicted upon them.
What is Malcolm X

200

What law was signed by President Lyndon Johnson prohibiting discrimination of all kinds based on race, color, religion or national origin?
What is Civil Rights act of 1964

200

In 1896, the court case of Plessy v. Ferguson stated that?
What is stated that separate but equal was constitutional

200

What was Emmett Tills mothers name?
What is Mamie Till

200

What does desegregation mean?
What is the races are not kept separated from each other

300

What Civil rights leader thought that segregation should end now! Blacks should not have to wait for or try to earn their equality from whites. Blacks should also have the option to have whatever type education they wanted whether it be practical or academic.
What is W.E.B. Du Bois

300

During the Great Migration, African Americans moved in significant numbers to the North in order to?
What is escape segregation & find better jobs

300

In 1954, the Brown v. Board of Education case determined that?
What is the segregation of American public schools was illegal

300

What terrorist group hoped to deny African-Americans equal rights as citizens?
What is the Ku Klux Klan

300

Sometimes it is necessary to disobey unjust laws and to work to have them changed. What statement most accurately reflects this idea?
What is civil disobedience

400

What Civil rights leader stated violence is pointless and to achieve equality blacks should not use violence. He stated that if a law was unjust blacks should be morally obligated to not follow it but accept the consequences. He hoped for brotherhood for all men and the ending of segregation.
What is Martin Luther King

400

The Great Depression was hardest on blacks because?
What is blacks were the first to lose their jobs, and did not have financial savings to help them through the Great Depression

400

The main goal of the civil rights movement was to?
What is end segregation based on race

400

What was the name of the 14 year old boy from Chicago who was murdered for talking to a white woman? The photo of his corpse was published & shocked Americans into fighting for civil rights.
What is Emmett Till

400

What document states “All men are created equal, that they are endowed by their creator with certain unalienable rights
What is Declaration of Independence

500

Who is the man who enrolled at Ole miss and later did the 225 mile walk?

500

The Harlem Renaissance of the 1920’s was a period when African Americans
What is blacks made important contributions in music, literature, & art

500

Literacy tests, Poll Taxes & the Grandfather Clause was put into place to?
What is prevent African Americans from voting

500

What United States president signed the Civil Rights act of 1964?
What is Lyndon Johnson

500

What religious group did Malcolm X belong to?
What is the Nation of Islam