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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What show featured Black women singing arias from "Faust," "Rigoletto," and other operas?
(c) Classics on Stage.
2. In what year was the Federal Employment Practices Commission established?
3. According to the chapter "Black Braintrusters," how many Black women marched into the White House in 1941?
4. In 1945, what percent of the American workforce was women?
5. What was the name of the NAACP's magazine?
(a) "The Voice."
(b) "The Crisis."
(c) "The Truth."
(d) "The Call."
6. In 1916, what group launched a campaign to save the home of Frederick Douglass from default?
7. What cigar company found itself in the middle of a strike in 1917 in Norfolk, Virginia?
(a) The Virginia Cigar Company.
(b) The Richmond Cigar Company.
(c) The East Coast Cigar Company.
(d) The American Cigar Company.
8. Who was the first Black woman named to the federal bench and also became the Manhattan Borough President in 1954?
(a) Chandra Smith-Jones.
(b) Bridget Brown-Marker.
(c) Claire Stuckker-Morris.
(d) Constance Baker Motley.
9. What year's census showed that "all women employed in manufacturing and mechanical industries were Black"?
10. According to the chapter "Black Braintrusters," where were the first Black aviators for WWII trained?
(a) Fort Knox.
(d) West Point.
11. How many lynching took place between 1919 and 1923?
12. During the 1920s, what rate shot up?
(a) Divorce rate.
(b) Birth rate.
(c) Marriage rate.
(d) Suicide rate.
13. Why did the magazine of the NAACP in 1919 state that Black women felt pride for Black men during the race riots?
(a) Because the Black man had "not backed down from each other."
(b) Because the Balck men had "stood like men."
(c) Because the Black man had "stood up for the Black woman."
(d) Because the Black men had "taken out the White man for once."
14. What school, according to the chapter "The Radical Interracialists," was tongue-lashed by Congress for its library containing a book on socialism?
(a) Princeton University.
(b) Howard University.
(c) Harvard University.
(d) William and Mary University.
15. Who was elected President of the United States in 1932?
Short Answer Questions
1. Who founded the UNIA?
2. What was Mary McLeod Bethune riding aboard in 1927?
3. What poet did Bethune hire as an assistant for her position as the Negro Affairs director?
4. What site did Bethune put a down-payment on to start a school?
5. What did Elise McDougald state was assuming a subordinate place in regard to feminists efforts?
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