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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How many Black judges were "in the system" in New York City?
2. During Bethune's travel through 21 states, what percent of youth did she find to be Black?
3. What site did Bethune put a down-payment on to start a school?
(a) A former garbage-dump site.
(b) A former slave auction site.
(c) A former jail-house.
(d) A former cotton plantation.
4. How many American women were working 1945?
(a) 11 million.
(b) 7 million.
(c) 35 million.
(d) 20 million.
5. What magazine, in January 1924, announced that it would "show in pictures as well as writing, Negro women who are unique, accomplished, beautiful, intelligent, industrious, talented, and successful"?
(a) "The Truth."
(c) "The Messenger."
(d) "Women's Day."
6. What was the name of the NAACP's magazine?
(a) "The Call."
(b) "The Crisis."
(c) "The Voice."
(d) "The Truth."
7. Who was the first Black woman named to the federal bench and also became the Manhattan Borough President in 1954?
(a) Constance Baker Motley.
(b) Bridget Brown-Marker.
(c) Claire Stuckker-Morris.
(d) Chandra Smith-Jones.
8. What mission in New York, helped women get job-placement, job training, and offered Afro-American history courses?
(a) The Oak Mission.
(b) The Tulip Mission.
(c) White Rose Mission.
(d) Purple Iris Mission.
9. What year was the Dryer bill introduced to Congress?
10. What was the first theatrical production to feature attractively costumed, glamorous Black women?
(a) The Song of the South Show.
(b) The Dixie Mason Show.
(c) The Southern Black Belle.
(d) The Creole Show.
11. What riot inspired the sonnet that Senator Henry Cabot Lodge placed into "The Congressional Record"?
(a) The Charleston riot.
(b) The New York riot.
(c) The Virginia riot.
(d) The Chicago riot.
12. What was Mary McLeod Bethune riding aboard in 1927?
(a) A submarine.
(b) A ocean-liner.
(c) A slave ship.
(d) A Navy cruise ship.
13. What did the chapter "Toward Interracial Cooperation" name as the most "pressing reason to draw out the poison of racial antagonism"?
(c) Social justice.
14. In what year was the Federal Employment Practices Commission established?
15. In what year did Booker T. Washington die?
Short Answer Questions
1. What group "went to the extraordinary length of taking a stand against lynching in 1917"?
2. What was the "talk of the twenties"?
3. Between 1915 and 1920, how many Blacks "heeded its (the North's) call" because of the southern exploitation they faced regarding labor.
4. What did the chapter "A Search for Self" compare postwar America to?
5. After the strike on the pecan factory in St. Louis ended, how much more per week did the women working there get paid?
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