American Civil Disobedience, Protests & Activism (1954-1973) Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How did Betty Friedan's The Feminine Mystique impact the Women's Movement?

Question 2 2. What was the NAACP?

Question 3 3. Which of the following can be seen as an impact of the assassination of Martin Luther King?

Question 4 4. Students battled which of the following issues on national campuses in the 1960's?

Question 5 5. What was Sirhan Sirhan's possible motivation for assassinating Senator Robert Kennedy in 1968?

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Question 6 6. What was segregation and how did it relate to Plessy vs. Ferguson?

Question 7 7. How did the views of radical feminists differ from that of the conservative movement?

Question 8 8. Why was the Native American protest on July 4, 1971, at Mount Rushmore significant?

Question 9 9. When the Civil Rights Movement began to fracture in 1966, which of the following groups arose?

Question 10 10. All of the following were characteristic of 1960s countercultural movements EXCEPT _____.

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Question 11 11. What was the significance of Brown v. Board of Education?

Question 12 12. Who was the woman who touched off a maelstrom of national attention when she refused to sit in the back of a segregated bus?

Question 13 13. Which of the following did the Great Society attempt to address?

Question 14 14. How did the outcomes of Native American occupation of Alcatraz differ from the National Farm Workers Association (NFWA) boycott of grapes?

Question 15 15. Why did Rachel Carson write 'Silent Spring'?

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Question 16 16. What did the decision in 'Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka, Kansas, 1954' argue?

Question 17 17. How did the student movement change between the years 1960 and 1966?

Question 18 18. Which of the following fits the profile of the primary target of Medicare?

Question 19 19. Why did Johnson pass the Voting Rights Act of 1965?

Question 20 20. Why did the Tet Offensive cause a decline in the American public's confidence in the Vietnam War and the Johnson administration?

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Question 21 21. Why did the Great Society and its programs struggle to survive?

Question 22 22. Analyze how the 'Weathermen' student movement organization differed from the Students for a Democratic Society student movement.

Question 23 23. Why were students who sought societal change called the 'New Left'?

Question 24 24. Which of the following issues did NOT contribute to the end of the 1960s counterculture?

Question 25 25. Which of the following violent events did the Civil Rights Movement face throughout the 1960s?

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Question 26 26. What was a sit-in?

Question 27 27. What Supreme Court decision originally nullified the idea of 'separate, but equal'?

Question 28 28. What was the major point of contention between groups of the women's movement?

Question 29 29. Which of the following were achievements of Thurgood Marshall?

Question 30 30. Which of the following is a profile of a person who was likely NOT fighting for equal rights during the 1960s and 1970s?

American Civil Disobedience, Protests & Activism (1954-1973) Chapter Exam Instructions

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