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100

What is the name of the first black Greek fraternity for college students?

Alpha Phi Alpha

100

This R&B legend was killed by his father over a dispute about money.

Who is Marvin Gaye?

100

Beyoncé used to sing with this hit group.

Who is Destiny's Child?

100

This black hair entrepreneur invented the hot comb.

Who is Madame CJ Walker?

100

The first black woman to own a TV studio.

Who is Oprah Winfrey?

200

The first African American to play in the MLB.

Who is Jackie Robinson?

200

This case resulted in a U.S. Supreme Court ruling that no black-free or slave could be a US citizen?

What is the Dred Scott case?

200

First Black President of South Africa. 

Who is Nelson Mandela?

200

The first woman and first Black American to run for the Democratic nomination for President of the United States. Prior to my run for the Presidency, she made history by becoming the first Black congresswoman, representing New York State in the House of Representatives for seven terms.

Who is Shirley Chisholm?

200

An African American male named Wallace Jr. made millions selling cookies and founded this popular cookie brand.

What is Famous Amos?

300

The first Black writer to win a Nobel Peace Prize.

a) James Baldwin

b) Toni Morrison

c) Langston Hughes

Who is Toni Morrison?

300

He started the "Back to Africa Movement" and was later deported back to his homeland in Jamaica. 

1. Marcus Garvey

2. Louis Farrakhan

3. Elijah Muhammad

Who is Marcus Garvey?

300

He won four gold medals in the 1936 Olympics held in Berlin, Germany.

Who is Jesse Owens?

300

 invented the gas mask and the 1st traffic signal

 Who is Garrett Morgan ?

300

Who was the first African American woman to win five Grammy Awards in one year? 

1. Da Brat

2. Foxy Brown

3. Lauryn Hill 

4. Missy Elliott 

Who is Lauryn Hill?

400

The youngest known inaugural poet who spoke at the 2021 presidential inauguration. 

Who is Amanda Gorman?

400

First African American to hold a seat on the Surpreme Court.

Who is Thurgood Marshall?

400

George Crum

Invented the potato chip in 1853 not patent

George Crum

400

What was the first Black-owned company to be traded on the New York Stock Exchange?

1. Telfar 

2. BET Black Entertainment Television

3. Oprah Winfrey Network OWN 

What is BET Black Entertainment Television?

400

The first Black mayor of Chicago. 

Who is Harold Lee Washington?

500

This is what HBCU stand for.

What is "Historically Black College and University?"

500

The inventor of peanut butter.

Who is George Washington Carver?

500

The first African American actress to win an Academy Award for best actress. 

Who is Halle Berry?

500
Booker T. Washington was the founder and president of what educational institution?
Tuskegee Institute
500

The first group of students integrated a high school located in Little Rock Arkansas in 1957. (Hint: It's in the name!)



Who are the Little Rock Nine?

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