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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. When did Dr. King deliver his last SCLC presidential address?
(a) December 5, 1967.
(b) October 28, 1975.
(c) January 1, 1970.
(d) August 16, 1967.
2. What must people of oppression accumulate to realize deliverance?
(a) The heart to want change.
(b) The consciousness of a problem.
(c) The right to enforce change.
(d) The power to enforce change.
3. What church was bombed that led Dr. King to deliver a sermon at the funeral of the little girls killed during the bombing?
(a) 16th Street Baptist Church.
(b) Southern Baptist Church of Virginia.
(c) First Baptist Church.
(d) First Baptist Church of Montgomery.
4. What did Dr. King's article from Chapter 17: "Black Power Defined" discuss?
(a) African Americans in the war.
(b) African American men and their role in the family.
(c) African Americans' need to vote.
(d) African American nationalism being embraced by the black community.
5. Where did Dr. King deliver his last sermon?
(a) A Masonic temple.
(b) Town square.
(c) City Hall.
(d) A Baptist church.
Short Answer Questions
1. Despite the Civil Rights Act of 1964, what were African Americans still denied in some parts of the South?
2. What was the true goal of the Black Power Movement?
3. What was the ethnicity of the people who attended the anti-war demonstration that Dr. King led?
4. How many people were arrested during the demonstrations in Selma, Alabama?
5. Where did Dr. King speak publicly in an anti-war demonstration?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why did Martin Luther King, Jr., describe Americans as "strange liberators" in "A Time to Break Silence"?
2. According to King's speech "I Have A Dream," who should be able to allow freedom to ring? Who did King include when he named the groups that should be allowed to "let freedom ring"?
3. What were the circumstances that surrounded King's "Eulogy for the Martyred Children"?
4. In 1967, as summarized in the introduction of Chapter 18: "Where Do We Go From Here?," Martin Luther King, Jr., felt caught between two distinct groups for very different reasons. Who did King feel caught between and why?
5. What did King, in his speech "A Time to Break Silence," claim the Vietnamese watched Americans do during the Vietnam War?
6. Why did the Southern Christian Leadership Conference make their motto "To save the soul of America"?
7. According the introduction of Chapter 18: "Where Do We Go From Here?", what happened in the United States during the Cold War to upset the Civil Rights Movement?
8. Why did Martin Luther King, Jr., and Malcolm X declare America a "sick society"?
9. According to King's speech "I Have A Dream," the song "America" needed to be sung, and believed, by all that sang it. Name three things that King wanted freedom to ring from.
10. During the delivery of King's Nobel Peace Prize acceptance speech in 1964, he declared some "refusals." What were the two refusals that King put forth during his speech?
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