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1. Black Power reached a peak when some US athletes demonstrated at the Olympic Games in ... in 1968. 2 medallists in the ...m raised their right arms in the Black Power salute when the anthem was playing after the medals had been awarded.

  • Black Power reached a peak when some US athletes demonstrated at the Olympic Games in Mexico in 1968. 2 medallists in the 400m raised their right arms in the Black Power salute when the anthem was playing after the medals had been awarded.
  • Black Power reached a peak when some US athletes demonstrated at the Olympic Games in America in 1968. 2 medallists in the 1500m raised their right arms in the Black Power salute when the anthem was playing after the medals had been awarded.
  • Black Power reached a peak when some US athletes demonstrated at the Olympic Games in Brazil in 1968. 2 medallists in the 200m raised their right arms in the Black Power salute when the anthem was playing after the medals had been awarded.
  • Black Power reached a peak when some US athletes demonstrated at the Olympic Games in China in 1968. 2 medallists in the 100m raised their right arms in the Black Power salute when the anthem was playing after the medals had been awarded.
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2. After Malcolm X's assassination leadership of the Black Power Movement passed to who?

  • Alfred King
  • James Bevel
  • Stokely Carmichael
  • Martin Luther King

3. In ... Stokely Carmichael and other SNCC workers in Lowndes County, Alabama, set up a political party, the ... which focused on black rights.

  • In 1967 Stokely Carmichael and other SNCC workers in Lowndes County, Alabama, set up a political party, the Lowndes Panther Party which focused on black rights.
  • In 1964 Stokely Carmichael and other SNCC workers in Lowndes County, Alabama, set up a political party, the Lowndes County Freedom Party which focused on black rights.
  • In 1965 Stokely Carmichael and other SNCC workers in Lowndes County, Alabama, set up a political party, the Lowndes County Freedom Organisation which focused on black rights.
  • In 1966 Stokely Carmichael and other SNCC workers in Lowndes County, Alabama, set up a political party, the Black Panther Party which focused on black rights.

4. What was the Lowndes County Freedom Organisation's slogan?

  • "Vote for the elephant, then go home"
  • "Vote for the tiger, then go home"
  • "Vote for the panther, then go home"
  • "Vote for the eagle, then go home"

5. At the March Against Fear through Mississippi, who made a militant speech which urged people to demand 'Black Power'?

  • Stokely Carmichael
  • James Bevel
  • James Meredith
  • Martin Luther King

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