The Politics Of Protest Ch 27 (Ah)

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The Politics Of Protest Ch 27 (Ah)

Students will show evidence of their knowledge and understanding of The Politics of Protest.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In the 1960s young people known as hippies began the _________ movement.
    • A. 

      Beat

    • B. 

      Counterculture

    • C. 

      Student

    • D. 

      Commune

  • 2. 
    A newly energized belief in ______ led to the fight to pass the Equal Rights Amendment.
    • A. 

      Communism

    • B. 

      Environmentalism

    • C. 

      Fascism

    • D. 

      Feminism

  • 3. 
    In the 1930's,  U.S. officials began to return Mexican Immigrants to Mexico in what became known as the
    • A. 

      Counterculture

    • B. 

      Barrio

    • C. 

      Repatriation

    • D. 

      La Raza Unida

  • 4. 
    Latinos lobbied successfully for the addition of ______ in public education.
    • A. 

      Bilingualism

    • B. 

      Repatriation

    • C. 

      Feminism

    • D. 

      Legalism

  • 5. 
    SDS was begun by Tom Hayden at which university?
    • A. 

      Harvard University

    • B. 

      University of California at Berkeley

    • C. 

      Kent State University

    • D. 

      University of Michigan

  • 6. 
    Which of the following was an outgrowth of hippie culture?
    • A. 

      SDS

    • B. 

      Rock 'N' Roll music

    • C. 

      Communes

    • D. 

      Buzz cuts

  • 7. 
    The work of the President's Commission on the Status of Women led to
    • A. 

      The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

    • B. 

      The Equal Rights Amendment

    • C. 

      The Equal Pay Act

    • D. 

      The National Organization for Women

  • 8. 
    Title IX of the Educational Amendments prohibited federally funded schools
    • A. 

      From paying male teachers more than female teachers.

    • B. 

      From discriminating against minorities.

    • C. 

      From providing same-gender education.

    • D. 

      From discriminating on the basis of gender.

  • 9. 
    Why did some people oppose the Equal Rights Amendment?
    • A. 

      It said that state governments could not regulate abortion during the first three months of pregnancy.

    • B. 

      It allowed women to go to college and vocational schools for free.

    • C. 

      People feared that it would take away traditional rights such as receiving alimony and exemption from the military draft.

    • D. 

      People feared that more women would choose to stay at home with their families rather than having a career.

  • 10. 
    Cuban immigrants arriving after the Cuban Revolution in 1959 were welcomed by Americans because
    • A. 

      There was a shortage of cheap labor.

    • B. 

      They were considered refugees from communism.

    • C. 

      Most of them were fluent in English.

    • D. 

      There was a need for more doctors and other professionals.

  • 11. 
    Using a tactic the NAACP had used to advance the rights of African Americans, LULAC fought discrimination against Latinos mainly through
    • A. 

      Lobbying efforts.

    • B. 

      Demonstrations and other protests.

    • C. 

      The court system.

    • D. 

      Periodicals and other mass media.

  • 12. 
    Who was the American GI Forum founded to protect?
    • A. 

      African American veterans

    • B. 

      Women veterans

    • C. 

      Mexican American veterans

    • D. 

      Veterans of Pacific Battles

  • 13. 
    The Supreme Court upheld the Free Speech protesters' rights to free speech and assembly under which law?
    • A. 

      The Civil Rights Act of 1964

    • B. 

      The Equal Rights Amendment

    • C. 

      The Educational Amendments

    • D. 

      The Twenty-sixth Amendment

  • 14. 
    The United Farm Workers' boycott against California grape growers was effective because
    • A. 

      The grape growers gave in so quickly to the union's demands.

    • B. 

      No one thought that they could organize so well.

    • C. 

      Grapes were a major agricultural product of California.

    • D. 

      The union had the support of the U.S. government.

  • 15. 
    Analyze this map of the attempt to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment. How many states ratified the ERA? Right-Click this link and open in a New Window for a larger view.
    • A. 

      20

    • B. 

      15

    • C. 

      35

    • D. 

      2

  • 16. 
    Analyze this map of the attempt to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment. What region of the United States rejected the ERA in the greatest numbers? Right-Click this link and open in a New Window for a larger view.
    • A. 

      New England

    • B. 

      The South

    • C. 

      The West

    • D. 

      The Midwest

  • 17. 
    Analyze this cartoon using your knowledge of the politics of protest in the 1960 Which protest issue has this hippy obviously reconciled with now that he is older?
    • A. 

      Capitalism as an evil.

    • B. 

      The War in Afghanistan.

    • C. 

      Feminism

    • D. 

      Legalization of mariguana.

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