Take This Black History Quiz To Test Your Knowledge
8 Questions |
By Hotttamale2000 | Last updated: Jul 12, 2019
| Total Attempts: 1372
Being that we got to celebrate yet another black history month this year, it is important to ensure that we know much about our forefathers as Black-Americans and their contribution so that we can enjoy what we are now. Take up this black history quiz and get to test your knowledge as you gain some more. All the best!
Questions and Answers
The 15th Amendment, which granted African-Americans the right to vote, was passed on which date?
February 3, 1870
July 14, 1889
November 19, 1910
Which civil rights activist gained notoriety in the late 19th century for her scathing editorials denouncing racial injustice?
Zora Neale Hurston
Ida B. Wells
Who is generally considered the mother of the civil rights movement?
Susan B. Anthony
On June 11, 1963, President Kennedy ordered the National Guard to ensure the enrollment of two African-American students, Vivian Malone and James Hood, at which university?
University of Mississippi
University of Alabama
University of Chicago
After her husband's assassination, she fought for 30 years to get justice for her husband's murder. The jury deadlocked in the case, thereby acquitting Byron De La Beckwith, a supremacist whose fingerprints were on the murder weapon. After uncovering stolen evidence and crusading for justice, she was able to see his sentencing for the murder in 1994. She also became the first woman to chair the NAACP. She is: (spelling counts - use first and last name)
Who established the first non-indigenous settlement of Chicago?
Jean Baptiste Pointe Du Sable
Pedro Alonso Nino
Who broke three track and field World Records in 45 minutes at Ohio State?
Sarah Goode was the first African American woman to receive a patent. What did she invent?
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