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Civil Rights for Elementary School Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Fannie Lou Hamer worked for which Civil Rights organization?

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Question 2 2. _____ was when African Americans were not allowed to attend the same schools, restaurants, and other public places as white Americans.

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Question 3 3. If people were yelling and throwing things at those protesting by having a sit-in, how did the protestors usually respond?

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Question 4 4. During the Civil Rights Movement, sit-ins were protests that were common at _____.

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Question 5 5. Why isn't an act of Congress automatically a law?

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Question 6 6. The Supreme Court decided that the Civil Rights Act was _____.

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Question 7 7. Which of the following is TRUE about the Civil Rights Act of 1866?

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Question 8 8. Which President vetoed the Civil Rights Act of 1866?

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Question 9 9. What is segregation?

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Question 10 10. What made ''separate but equal'' facilities for whites and African Americans legal?

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Question 11 11. How are civil rights and natural rights different?

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Question 12 12. Which one of the following is NOT a civil right?

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Question 13 13. What did the Supreme Court decide about the Civil Rights Act of 1875?

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Question 14 14. Under the original 1870 civil rights bill, what are some things African-Americans would have been able to do?

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Question 15 15. Which of the following is NOT a type of race?

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Question 16 16. Racial justice is _____.

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Question 17 17. To treat some one differently based on their appearance or beliefs is _____.

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Question 18 18. The March on Washington was one of the _____ marches in American history.

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Question 19 19. How was the boycott able to last for so long?

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Question 20 20. Which amendment did segregation violate?

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Question 21 21. After the Civil Rights Act of 1964, schools were forced to _____.

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Question 22 22. Before the Civil Rights Act of 1964, public and private places were separated based on the color of a person's skin. This is called _____.

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Question 23 23. What did the Declaration of Sentiments include, and what was it modeled after?

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Question 24 24. Elizabeth Cady Stanton believed that women and African-Americans should be have _____ freedoms and rights as _____.

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Question 25 25. What does NAACP stand for?

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Question 26 26. How are discrimination and racism different?

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Question 27 27.

Which African American said this quote:

'I refuse to accept the view that mankind is so tragically bound to the starless midnight of racism and war that the bright daybreak of peace and brotherhood can never become a reality.... I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word.'

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Question 28 28. Who started Black History Month?

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Question 29 29. What happened when Fannie Lou Hamer tried to register to vote?

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Question 30 30. What law made it illegal for people to discriminate against others based on race, color, and religion?

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Civil Rights for Elementary School Chapter Exam Instructions

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