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

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Question 1 1. How did World War II rejuvenate the Civil Rights Movement?

Question 2 2. What were the Yippies protesting about during the 1968 Democratic National Convention?

Question 3 3. What Supreme Court decision originally nullified the idea of 'separate, but equal'?

Question 4 4. How did the student movement change between the years 1960 and 1966?

Question 5 5. 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 6 6. The freedom rides, marches and sit-ins of the 1960s were forms of _____.

Question 7 7. Why was the Stonewall Inn incident in 1969 significant?

Question 8 8. Which of the following violent events did the Civil Rights Movement face throughout the 1960s?

Question 9 9. How were the Yippies different from the Hippies?

Question 10 10. Analyze how the 'Weathermen' student movement organization differed from the Students for a Democratic Society student movement.

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Question 11 11. Identify which of the following profiles benefited most from the work of Fannie Lou Hamer and Gloria Steinem.

Question 12 12. Which of the following can be seen as an impact of the assassination of Martin Luther King?

Question 13 13. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., was in Memphis at the time of his assassination _____.

Question 14 14. Which of the following describes the correlation between the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Voting Rights Act of 1965?

Question 15 15. President Lyndon Johnson's major legislative initiative was known as which of the following?

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Question 16 16. Why were students who sought societal change called the 'New Left'?

Question 17 17. Why did the Great Society and its programs struggle to survive?

Question 18 18. How did Betty Friedan's The Feminine Mystique impact the Women's Movement?

Question 19 19. Why was Nixon's win in the 1968 presidential election a pivotal time for Americans?

Question 20 20. Why was the Native American protest on July 4, 1971, at Mount Rushmore significant?

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Question 21 21. All of the following were characteristic of 1960s countercultural movements EXCEPT _____.

Question 22 22. What did the decision in 'Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka, Kansas, 1954' argue?

Question 23 23. Why did the Nineteenth Amendment have historic consequences for the status of female rights?

Question 24 24. Why did Rachel Carson write 'Silent Spring'?

Question 25 25. Which of the following was an important civil rights happening in 1957?

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Question 26 26. How did the views of radical feminists differ from that of the conservative movement?

Question 27 27. When the Civil Rights Movement began to fracture in 1966, which of the following groups arose?

Question 28 28. What was Sirhan Sirhan's possible motivation for assassinating Senator Robert Kennedy in 1968?

Question 29 29. Which of the following issues did NOT contribute to the end of the 1960s counterculture?

Question 30 30. Movements like the Hippies stood against the American values established in the decade that followed _____.

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

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