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AP US Government and Politics: Civil Rights Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why is Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 especially important?

Question 2 2. Which of the following was the initial focus of the civil rights movement for disabled persons?

Question 3 3. What is the purpose of the Equal Protection Clause?

Question 4 4. If you were an attorney working on the Brown v. Board of Education case, you would need to refer to the previous U.S. Supreme Court ruling on school segregation, which was _____.

Question 5 5. The Universal Declaration of Human Rights states that _____.

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Question 6 6. Which of the following contributed to the Americans with Disabilities Act becoming a law in 1990?

Question 7 7. The first birth control clinic opened in _____ in New York and focused on women's health and reproductive rights. This laid the foundation for _____.

Question 8 8. Modern day advocates for people with disabilities continue to focus on all of the following goals EXCEPT:

Question 9 9. The Equal Protection Clause:

Question 10 10. What is the function of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission?

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Question 11 11. Who were the plaintiffs in Brown v. Board of Education in 1954?

Question 12 12. The 1848 Declaration of Sentiments:

Question 13 13. The National Women Suffrage Association was founded by:

Question 14 14. The Equal Protection Clause was enacted to protect and validate _____.

Question 15 15. Full racial balance in Topeka, Kansas, schools was reached in _____.

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Question 16 16. African Americans and women _____.

Question 17 17. Which amendment to the U.S. Constitution gave American women the right to vote in 1920?

Question 18 18. What was the basis for the Supreme Court's original ruling on Brown v. Board of Education in 1954?

Question 19 19. Hispanics gained the right to have voting information in Spanish via _____.

Question 20 20. The right of same-sex couples to receive federal benefits was granted _____.

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Question 21 21. The Federal Government:

Question 22 22. The states' response to the Equal Protection Clause:

Question 23 23. How is the Americans with Disabilities Act related to the Rehabilitation Act?

Question 24 24. Brown v. Board of Education involved the issue of _____.

Question 25 25. Civil rights _____.

AP US Government and Politics: Civil Rights Chapter Exam Instructions

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