African American Quarterly Assessment II

25 Questions | Total Attempts: 121

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African American History Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Dr. Robert Walker is a Dayton Public Schools board member?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Dr. Walker has a strong foundation in the religious community?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    The term "greenhorn" refers to someone who has been in a position for a long time?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    The poem " The Woman's Mourning Song," is about a women who is baking bread for her husband?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    The author bell hooks uses her grandmothers name instead of hers when she writes?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Langston Hughes is the author of the poem "I , Too?"
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Langston Hughes was a major author during the New York Renaissance?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    The poem I, Too discusses the struggles of African Americans in the United States?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Sterling Brown is the author of "Strong Men," a poem about the strength of the African American males?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Spoken word is a form of writing stories.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Many African American Spanish American War volunteers hoped their ___________ would bring them equality,
    • A. 

      Segregation

    • B. 

      Patriotism

    • C. 

      Free labor

    • D. 

      Citizenship

  • 12. 
    Critics of the _______ claimed that his view of race relations in America were one of accommodation.
    • A. 

      Frederick Douglass

    • B. 

      Booker T. Washington

    • C. 

      Carter G. Woodson

    • D. 

      Ernest Just

  • 13. 
    W.E.B. Du Bois believed that the actions of Booker T. Washington led to the legal implementaion fo the ________ laws.
    • A. 

      Black Code

    • B. 

      Eurocentric

    • C. 

      Conservative wave

    • D. 

      Seperate but egeal

  • 14. 
    In the early 1900's whites acclelerated their______ about African Americans being inferior and whites being superior in all respects.
    • A. 

      Segregation

    • B. 

      Propaganda

    • C. 

      Public schools

    • D. 

      Riots

  • 15. 
    In 1915, the Supreme Court declared that Oklahoma's _________, which had denied African Americans their right to vote, was unconstitional.
    • A. 

      Red Summer

    • B. 

      Tuskegee Machine

    • C. 

      Grandfather Clause

    • D. 

      Conservative wave

  • 16. 
    The African American community was often victimized by ________ initiated by angry whites in the early 1900's
    • A. 

      Ghettos

    • B. 

      Miagration

    • C. 

      Innuendoes

    • D. 

      Race riots

  • 17. 
    The film Birth of a Nation shattered the hopes of many African Americans that ________was near.
    • A. 

      Equality

    • B. 

      Patriotism

    • C. 

      Financial independence

    • D. 

      Segregation

  • 18. 
    As African Americans miagrated north, realators entered into__________ in which they agreed not to sell property in certain neighborhoods to them.
    • A. 

      Ghettos

    • B. 

      Trade unions

    • C. 

      Restrictive covenants

    • D. 

      Reperations

  • 19. 
    African Americans who servered in World War I were ________ in the military just as they had been in civilian life.
    • A. 

      given leadership roles

    • B. 

      Honored

    • C. 

      Discriminated against

    • D. 

      Free laborers

  • 20. 
    The two main goals of the UNIA were self-determination and ________.
    • A. 

      Collective economics

    • B. 

      Labor unions

    • C. 

      Pan-Africanism

    • D. 

      Socialism

  • 21. 
    Marcus Garvey's philosophy focused on pride in one's own________.
    • A. 

      Abilities

    • B. 

      Creative spirit

    • C. 

      Heritage

    • D. 

      Personal growth

  • 22. 
    The _______ was fueled by the creative enery of African Americans who miagrated to the North and were finally able to freely express their talents.
    • A. 

      Black Nationalism

    • B. 

      Harlem Renaissance

    • C. 

      Black belt theory

    • D. 

      Pan African Movement

  • 23. 
    The works of Langston Hughts spoke to _____ African Americans who denied their own cultural heritage.
    • A. 

      Segregated

    • B. 

      Relocated

    • C. 

      Educated

    • D. 

      Dislocated

  • 24. 
    The foundation of socialism and communism was the belief that _________, not race, was the major factor in the oppression of African Americans.
    • A. 

      Personal wealth

    • B. 

      Collective economics

    • C. 

      Class

    • D. 

      Conservative awareness

  • 25. 
    Southern white members of Congress felt that Adam Clayton Powell Jr. was ________.
    • A. 

      Their spokesman

    • B. 

      Guilty of tax evasion

    • C. 

      An inexperienced leader

    • D. 

      Arrogant and upity