Civil Rights in the USA QUIZ- TRUMAN

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1. What was Truman's attitude towards the FEPC?

  • He gave little help and refused to ask congress for funding.
  • He helped them a great deal in Washington.
  • He gave them no real help, but tried to get funding from Congress. Half-hearted commitment.
  • He did nothing for them.
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2. By 1952, how many states and how many cities had fair employment laws?

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

3. What was HENDERSON v. US?- 1950

  • Segregation at the Mississippi Library was to be abolished.
  • Segregation on the Montgomery buses was illegal.
  • Segregation on railway dining cars was illegal under the Interstate Commerce Act
  • Segregation in the Texan Law School was illegal.

4. Southern Democrats nominated who for their presidental candidate?

  • James Farmer
  • Strom Thurmond
  • Adam Clayton Powell
  • Walter White

5. How did different parts of America react to the democratic convention?

  • Southerners :) Northerners + Westerners :(
  • Westerners :) Northerners + Southerners :(
  • Northerners + Westerners :) Southerners :(
  • Northerners :) Westerners :I Southerners :(

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