Civil Rights Legislation

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1. As a result of the Voting Rights Act was that ... more black voters were added to the registers.

  • As a result of the Voting Rights Act was that 1,000,000 more black voters were added to the registers.
  • As a result of the Voting Rights Act was that 500,000 more black voters were added to the registers.
  • As a result of the Voting Rights Act was that 1,250,000 more black voters were added to the registers.
  • As a result of the Voting Rights Act was that 250,000 more black voters were added to the registers.
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2. The Civil Rights Act made segregation in ... illegal. It stated that all Americans were entitled to ... and all Federal projects must include racial integration.

  • The Civil Rights Act made segregation in hospitals illegal. It stated that all Americans were entitled to equal healthcare standards and all Federal projects must include racial integration.
  • The Civil Rights Act made segregation in education and housing illegal. It stated that all Americans were entitled to equal employment opportunities and all Federal projects must include racial integration.
  • The Civil Rights Act made segregation in education illegal. It stated that all Americans were entitled to equal qualification and all Federal projects must include racial integration.
  • The Civil Rights Act made segregation in employment illegal. It stated that all Americans were entitled to equal pay and all Federal projects must include racial integration.

3. The march was stopped on the ... Bridge in Selma and the marchers were attacked by Sheriff Clark's men and state troops using ...

  • The march was stopped on the Ed Potters Bridge in Selma and the marchers were attacked by Sheriff Clark's men and state troops using tear gars, batons and guns.
  • The march was stopped on the Edward Peters Bridge in Selma and the marchers were attacked by Sheriff Clark's men and state troops using tasers, batons and fire hoses.
  • The march was stopped on the Edmund Petrus Bridge in Selma and the marchers were attacked by Sheriff Clark's men and state troops using tear gas, horses and clubs.
  • The march was stopped on the Edith Petris Bridge in Selma and the marchers were attacked by Sheriff Clark's men and state troops using clubs, dogs and batons.

4. The march was to start at Selma and end at ... where they'd present a petition to Governor .... The Governor banned the march but King ignored the ban.

  • The march was to start at Selma and end at Mississippi where they'd present a petition to Governor Williamson. The Governor banned the march but King ignored the ban.
  • The march was to start at Selma and end at Montgomery where they'd present a petition to Governor Williams. The Governor banned the march but King ignored the ban.
  • The march was to start at Selma and end at Birmingham where they'd present a petition to Governor Wallace. The Governor banned the march but King ignored the ban.
  • The march was to start at Selma and end at Atlanta where they'd present a petition to Governor Walters. The Governor banned the march but King ignored the ban.

5. When was the Civil Rights Act passed through Congress?

  • 1965
  • 1964
  • 1963
  • 1966

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