Parting the Waters: America in the King Years 1954 - 1963 Test | Final Test - Easy

Taylor Branch
This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 109 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy the Parting the Waters: America in the King Years 1954 - 1963 Lesson Plans
Name: _________________________ Period: ___________________

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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What does Annell Ponder teach?
(a) Literacy
(b) German
(c) Biology
(d) Maths

2. What position does Jackson remove King from?
(a) President of the SNCC
(b) Vice President of NAACP
(c) Preacher at the Dexter Church
(d) Vice President of the Sunday School Board

3. Who does King claim sanctioned segregation?
(a) The FBI
(b) Malcolm X
(c) Abraham Lincoln
(d) The CIA

4. What reason does the sheriff give for shooting the black man?
(a) Hate
(b) Accidental
(c) Temporary insanity
(d) Self defense

5. What do the police use on the students to keep them out of the downtown area?
(a) Rabid dogs
(b) Laughing gas
(c) Fire hoses
(d) Machine guns

6. What does the SNCC organize a fundraiser to buy?
(a) Cigarettes
(b) Clothes
(c) Food
(d) Coffee

7. What does Kennedy want the Freedom Riders to do?
(a) Carry guns
(b) Take trains
(c) Sing the national anthem
(d) Stop

8. Who does King think will win the National Baptist Conference elections?
(a) Vernon Johns
(b) Mike King
(c) Jesse Jackson
(d) James Taylor

9. Who did the government hire a hitman to kill?
(a) Malcolm X
(b) Khruschev
(c) Castro
(d) King

10. What have the authorities closed in Birmingham?
(a) City Parks
(b) Restaurants
(c) Schools
(d) Universities

11. What charges do the FBI investigate in this chapter?
(a) Murder
(b) Police brutality
(c) Treason
(d) Perjury

12. What does a man fracture when he falls over in a scuffle?
(a) His leg
(b) His arm
(c) His collar bone
(d) His skull

13. Where is Seigenthaler when Kennedy calls him?
(a) Church
(b) Hospital
(c) Work
(d) Jail

14. Who did the hitman share a mistress with?
(a) Robert Kennedy
(b) Martin Luther King
(c) Edgar Hoover
(d) President Kennedy

15. Whose phone does Hoover bug in this chapter?
(a) Eisenhower's
(b) Levinson's
(c) Kennedy's
(d) King's

Short Answer Questions

1. What was Hartman Turnbow the first Negro to do in Holmes County?

2. What does Bull Connors fire at the church congregation?

3. Who does King complain to about police brutality?

4. Who does Hoover warn Kennedy to stay away from?

5. What is the name of King's lawyer?

(see the answer keys)

This section contains 337 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy the Parting the Waters: America in the King Years 1954 - 1963 Lesson Plans
Copyrights
BookRags
Parting the Waters: America in the King Years 1954 - 1963 from BookRags. (c)2018 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook