Civil Rights in the USA QUIZ- TRUMAN

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1. What did the Fair Employment Board aim to do?

  • Give minorities equal treatment in federal employment.
  • Help the poor out of poverty
  • Give blacks jobs on reservations.
  • Give blacks reparations.
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2. What areas of the armed forces remained segregated?

  • The dining areas the troops ate their meals at.
  • The National Guard and Reserves
  • The trenches
  • The whole of the Armed Forces

3. Truman was the first president to ever campaign in...

  • Harlem
  • Texas
  • Mepmhsis
  • Atlanta

4. What was McLAURIN v. OKLAHOMA STATE REGENTS? 1950

  • Segregation in Oklahoma's local library was declared unconstitutional.
  • Segregation in the Texan Law School was illegal.
  • A black student could not be physically separated from white students in the University of Oklahoma.
  • Segregation on the Montgomery buses was illegal.

5. By 1952, how many states and how many cities had fair employment laws?

  • 11 states + 20 cities
  • 2 states + 4 cities
  • 4 states + 5 cities
  • 17 states + 29 cities

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