Treatment Of Blacks And Response

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This quiz tests student knowledge of Treatment of blacks and response during US History 1877-Present.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    These laws institued racial segregation of public facilities.
    • A. 

      Jim Crow laws

    • B. 

      Amerian laws

    • C. 

      Southern State laws

  • 2. 
    This landmark Supreme Court case involved a law that required separate seating for blacks and whites on railroads.
    • A. 

      Brown v. Board of Education

    • B. 

      Cumming v. Board of Education

    • C. 

      Plessy v. Ferguson 1896

  • 3. 
    This is known as white violence against blacks and it increased as another means of controlling blacks through terror and intimidation and inhibiting their agitation for equal rights.
    • A. 

      Mob Violence

    • B. 

      Lynchings

    • C. 

      Riots

  • 4. 
    A black journalist who launched an international antilynching movement whose goal was a federal antilynching law.
    • A. 

      Booker T. Washington

    • B. 

      W.E.B. Dubois

    • C. 

      Ida B. Wells-Barnett

  • 5. 
    A chief spokesman for the black middle class that emerged in the New South. He was founder and president of Tuskegee Institute in Alabama. His self-improvement message urged blacks to seek a technical, rather than a classical, education.
    • A. 

      W.E.B. Dubois

    • B. 

      Henry Clay

    • C. 

      Booker T. Washington

  • 6. 
    A critic of Booker T. Washington. He urged the "talented tenth" of the black race to attend college and become professionals.
    • A. 

      Booker T. Washington

    • B. 

      Marcus Garvey

    • C. 

      W.E.B. Dubois

  • 7. 
    This was an interracial organization whose goal was the attainment of equal rights for blacks through the use of lawsuits in federal courts.
    • A. 

      WASP

    • B. 

      PECO

    • C. 

      NAACP