Quiz Me! - People: Civil Rights

Test your knowledge about people in the Civil Rights era!

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Which is not an effect of the work of Betty Friedan?

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In his opinions as Supreme Court Justice, which of the following was a Constitutional interpretation of Hugo Black?

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In her 1963 book, The Feminie Mystique, Betty Friedan attributed her views on the the plight of women to

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In 1964, President Lyndon B. Johnson asked Congress for expanded war powers to fight the spread of communism in Vietnam. This was known as the

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Who was the first Mexican American to receive the American Medal of Freedom?

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In Hernandez v. Texas, why did the lower court rule that Pete Hernandez was not being discriminated against? (The Supreme Court later agreed to review this decision and struck it down.)

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Rosa Parks’ refusal to give up her seat for an Anglo passenger prompted all of the following except:

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Who is the author of the “Letter from a Birmingham Jail?”

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Orbal Faubus was the Governor of Arkansas from 1955 to 1967. During his time in office he

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Based upon the First Amendment freedom of assembly, Cesar Chavez founded what organization in 1962?

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