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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. King demanded that Birmingham hire how many black police officers?
2. CCCO staged a march that ended in how many arrests?
3. Where was some of the worst police violence seen through 1964?
4. King was approached by activists in which Florida city to help them garner support in the SCLC for demonstrations?
5. The CCCO was based in which city?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What was SNCC? How did this organization differ from some of the other civil rights organizations involved in the movement? What was the role of SNCC in the movement? What activities did the organization use?
Essay Topic 2
What obstacles and challenges did King and the movement face in achieving their goals? How did they handle these challenges? Would you have done anything differently? Give specific examples from the book to support your answer.
Essay Topic 3
What was Bloody Sunday? What happened during this demonstration? How did King become involved in the situation? What did King and the others plan and how did this turn out?
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