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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part 4: Chapter 18-20.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What did white racists bomb on September, 9 1957?
(a) Hattie Cotton Elementary School.
(b) Dr. King's home.
(c) The conference site for the MIA.
(d) Montgomery Bus Headquarters.
2. How many students participated in the first march in Washington, D.C., supporting racial desegregation?
3. When associated with the Civil Rights Movement, what did demonstrators consider their arrests?
(a) Marks of honor.
(b) Proof of commitment.
(d) Unnecessary retaliation.
4. What war began to take precedence over the Civil Rights Movement given that military presence was needed?
(a) WW I.
(b) WW II.
(c) The Cold War.
(d) The Vietnam War.
5. According to Dr. King, during his first national address, why were inhabitants of the twentieth century privileged?
(a) Because they were "making dramatic changes in the face of opposition."
(b) Because they lived in "one of the momentous periods of human history."
(c) Because they were "living by the greatest sets of rules ever."
(d) Because they were "not scared any longer."
Short Answer Questions
1. According to Chapter 16 "A Time To Break Silence," who did the United States find it "easier to engage in warfare" as opposed to the Soviet Union?
2. What was the name of the police chief who ordered his officers to turn hoses on demonstrators during the registration of black students at its state university?
3. When was the historic Brown vs. Topeka, Kansas Board of Education Supreme Court decision handed down?
4. When did the demonstrations in Selma, Alabama, reach their worst problems?
5. How many students were expelled on March 2, 1960, by the Alabama Board of Education?
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