Chapters 7-9 Comprehension Test, Rosa Parks

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Chapters 7-9 Comprehension Test, Rosa Parks

Choose the correct answer for each question.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Why did black veterans have a hard time adjusting to life after serving in World War II?
    • A. 

      They were not able to register to vote.

    • B. 

      They were treated with disrespect.

    • C. 

      They had a hard time finding jobs.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 2. 
    What did the Supreme Court rule on Brown vs Board of Education?
    • A. 

      That segregated education is unconstitutional.

    • B. 

      That segregated education is constitutional.

    • C. 

      That integrated education is unconstitutional.

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 3. 
    What was the purpose of the Highlander Folk School?
    • A. 

      To teach children to read and write

    • B. 

      To teach adults to read and write

    • C. 

      To teach children how to take care of high land

    • D. 

      To teach adults how to take care of high land

  • 4. 
    Which segregation law  angered  black people in Montgomery the most?
    • A. 

      Water fountain segregation

    • B. 

      Movie theatre segregation

    • C. 

      Car segregation

    • D. 

      Bus segregation

  • 5. 
    Why did activists take a petition to the bus company?
    • A. 

      To ask for separate buses for blacks and whites

    • B. 

      That only white bus drivers be hired

    • C. 

      For nicer treatment and no visable signs of segregation

    • D. 

      For them to put an end to segregation

  • 6. 
    Why did Rosa Parks refuse to give up her seat on the bus?
    • A. 

      She planned to be the test case for the NAACP

    • B. 

      She was tired of giving in

    • C. 

      She was too exhausted to move

    • D. 

      She knew the law was on her side

  • 7. 
    How does the title of Chapter 9, "They've Messed With the Wrong One Now", support the main idea of that chapter?
    • A. 

      Rosa Parks was the best person to be a plaintiff

    • B. 

      Mrs. Nixon was the best person to be a plaintiff

    • C. 

      Rosa Parks was mean, tough and fought people

    • D. 

      Rosa Parks deserved the treatment she received

  • 8. 
    What did the Women's Political Council's handbill ask people to do?
    • A. 

      Ride the city bus on the day of Rosa Park's trial

    • B. 

      Ride the city bus every day of the year

    • C. 

      Don't ride the city bus anywhere on the day of Rosa Park's trial

    • D. 

      Don't ride the city bus ever again in your life

  • 9. 
    Who was made president of the MIA (Montgomery Improvement Association)?
    • A. 

      Rosa Parks

    • B. 

      Mr. Nixon

    • C. 

      Reverend Abernathy

    • D. 

      Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr.

  • 10. 
    How long did people think the bus boycott would last?
    • A. 

      At least a year

    • B. 

      At least a week

    • C. 

      At least a few days

    • D. 

      At least a few hours

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