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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where was the Council for Interracial Cooperation founded?
2. Who was the first White woman named as executive director of the CIC?
3. In what year was the Anti-Lynching Crusaders organized?
4. What group in 1927 invited Mary McLeod Bethune to attend a meeting held and hosted by Eleanor Roosevelt?
5. What was the "talk of the twenties"?
Short Essay Questions
1. What happened to the Daytona School for Girls between 1915 and 1927?
2. How did Mary McLeod Bethune finance the Daytona School for Girls?
3. Why did the election of Franklin D. Roosevelt not give Black leaders any reason to celebrate?
4. What questions were Blacks left with in the years following WWI?
5. What allowed Eleanor Roosevelt to fully overcome her racial prejudice?
6. What affect did WWI have on Blacks?
7. What were the ratio differences between young Black women and young White women over the age of fourteen working?
8. What desire did Mary McLeod Bethune have after leaving Presbyterian Mission School?
9. What did the radical atmosphere of the 1920's make possible for Blacks to initiate in the political arena?
10. How did the Federal Emergency Relief Administration of the Department of Labor make life harder for Blacks during the Depression?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Part one of the book was dedicated to Black women "inventing themselves." Discuss in detail the steps that Black women needed to take to invent themselves.
Essay Topic 2
How did interracial cooperation affect the equality movement? What problems were found to lie within interracial cooperation? What problems did interracial cooperation solve?
Essay Topic 3
How did Black women impact the issues associated with race? What did they initiate? What progress were they responsible for?
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