The Black Power Movement: Facts, Timeline & Leaders


Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

question 1 of 3

Who was an early precursor of the Black Power Movement that advocated a return to Africa?

Create Your Account To Take This Quiz

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 79,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Try it risk-free
Try it risk-free for 30 days. Cancel anytime
Already registered? Log in here for access

1. What concept advocated by many Black Power organizations was critical of racial integration?

2. Who was one of the most important spokesmen for the Nation of Islam during the 1960s?

Create your account to access this entire worksheet
A Premium account gives you access to all lesson, practice exams, quizzes & worksheets
Access to all video lessons
Quizzes, practice exams & worksheets
Certificate of Completion
Access to instructors
Create an account to get started Create Account

About This Quiz & Worksheet

The Black Power Movement has a longstanding role within history with many key people and organizations contributing to this cause. This quiz will ask you questions regarding the history, advocates, and organizations of the Black Power Movement.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In this assessment you will be tested on the following:

  • Precursors to the Black Power Movement
  • Universal concepts of Black Power organizations
  • Nation of Islam spokesmen
  • Black Panther leaders
  • Contemporary Black Power Movements

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet will test the following skills:

  • Reading Comprehension - drawing and retaining the most important information from this article
  • Information Recall - accessing knowledge regarding the Black Power Movement and key players and organizations
  • Knowledge Application - using your knowledge to answer questions about the Black Power Movement

Additional Learning

For additional learning pertaining to the Black Power Movement, read the article titled The Black Power Movement: Facts, Timeline & Leaders. The lesson will cover the following:

  • Black Power Movement in the 20th century
  • Black nationalism
  • Conflict, violence, and decline of the movement
  • Legacy of the movement and its relevance today