Segregation And Discrimination

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Discrimination Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Some southern states limited voting only to people that could?
    • A. 

      Sing in Spanish

    • B. 

      Read English

    • C. 

      Drive cars

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      Provide health care to Grandfathers

    • B. 

      Allow people that couldn't pay taxes or read to vote if his father or grandfather could vote

    • C. 

      To restrict Grandfathers to vote

  • 3. 
    Southern states passed laws to separate white and blacks in what places? 
    • A. 

      Bathrooms

    • B. 

      Houses

    • C. 

      Most public and private places

  • 4. 
    What did the supreme court rule in the Plessy Vs. Ferguson case?
    • A. 

      Separation of races was legal

    • B. 

      Plessy was right

    • C. 

      Ferguson was right

  • 5. 
    What clause did the Plessy Vs. Ferguson case establish?
    • A. 

      Separate but Equal Clause

    • B. 

      Voting Clause

    • C. 

      Child Labor Clause

  • 6. 
    What was the race relations between Blacks and Whites?
    • A. 

      They were very friendly with each other

    • B. 

      There was a lot of violence and blacks would be shot or hanged without trial

    • C. 

      The whites were jailed without traial

  • 7. 
    By the 1900's where did the Blacks move to in order to find better paying jobs and social equality?
    • A. 

      The North

    • B. 

      The South

    • C. 

      The East

  • 8. 
    What happened after the Blacks moved to the new part of the country?
    • A. 

      They were welcomed by a large parade

    • B. 

      Their lives improved

    • C. 

      They were forced into segregated neighborhoods and faced discrimination at work

  • 9. 
    In the late 1800's ___________ workers were highered to construct rail lines in the south west and worked for less money.
    • A. 

      Indians

    • B. 

      Mexicans

    • C. 

      Chinese

  • 10. 
    Which of the following industries did Mexicans not become a large labor force in?
    • A. 

      Mining

    • B. 

      Agriculture

    • C. 

      Technology

  • 11. 
    Definition of Debt Peonage
    • A. 

      Having all your debt paid off by a wealthy business man

    • B. 

      Paying debt through valuable items

    • C. 

      System that bound laborers into slavery in order to pay of debt to employers

  • 12. 
    What did whites do to Chinese immigrants when they feared they were a threat to their jobs?
    • A. 

      Forced them into segregated neighborhoods and schools

    • B. 

      Helped them open Chinese restaurants

    • C. 

      Sent them to Jamaica