Bearing the Cross Test | Final Test - Easy

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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. The CCCO was based in which city?
(a) Chicago.
(b) Cotton Springs.
(c) Charlotte.
(d) Cleveland.

2. In Chicago, the movement included nine points in their demand about what?
(a) Fair housing.
(b) Bus schedules.
(c) Police employment.
(d) Church equality.

3. What was added to the activities in Chicago?
(a) A march to Detroit.
(b) Boycott of downtown stores.
(c) Speeches on equality.
(d) Voter registration.

4. James Meredith announced his intention to walk from where to where?
(a) Memphis to Jackson.
(b) New Orleans to Boston.
(c) Chicago to Atlanta.
(d) Biloxi to Washington DC.

5. King's vacation to Puerto Rico was interrupted by news of what event?
(a) The end of the Vietnam War.
(b) The Moon landing.
(c) Kennedy's assassination.
(d) The Watts Riots.

6. Tensions between the SCLC and which group grew during 1963 and 1964?
(a) NCAA.
(b) SNCC.
(c) ACLU.
(d) BBC.

7. King learned of whose death as he left for a fundraising trip?
(a) Malcolm X.
(b) President Johnson.
(c) Ralph Abernathy.
(d) Rosa Parks.

8. Who was to lead the march in Selma?
(a) King.
(b) Wallace.
(c) Malcolm X.
(d) Rustin.

9. Where did the Meredith March end?
(a) Jackson.
(b) Atlanta.
(c) Canton.
(d) Selma.

10. What were the marchers attacked with in Canton?
(a) Machine guns.
(b) Tear gas.
(c) Police dogs.
(d) Swords.

11. What caused King to fall into a depression?
(a) The lack of progress in Albany.
(b) Kennedy's assassination.
(c) The violence in Birmingham.
(d) Evers' assassination.

12. Where did King and the potential voters refuse to vacate the sidewalk?
(a) The police station.
(b) The courthouse.
(c) The chamber of commerce.
(d) The hospital.

13. The Chicago Project Breadbasket would be run by whom?
(a) Martin Luther King, Jr.
(b) Jesse Jackson.
(c) Malcolm X.
(d) Rosa Parks.

14. The FBI observed meetings between King and whom?
(a) Monroe.
(b) Wiesel.
(c) Levison.
(d) Stalin.

15. What happened to Meredith along his walk?
(a) He was made vice-president of the SCLC.
(b) He meet King.
(c) He was shot.
(d) He was beaten up.

Short Answer Questions

1. A picture appeared in national newspapers showing what, which spread word of the violence in Selma?

2. King felt that "black power" had what implication?

3. The judge ruled that the march to Montgomery had to have less than what number of marchers?

4. What was the first march to the bridge nicknamed?

5. How did King feel about his meeting with President Johnson?

(see the answer keys)

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