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2. How many student volunteers were chosen to take part in the Freedom Summer of 1964?

  • 1100
  • 1000
  • 100
  • 110

3. During the Freedom Summer of 1964, 17,000 black people tried to register to vote but only ... were successful.

  • 12,000
  • 5,000
  • 16,000
  • 9,000

4. Who chose the volunteers?

  • NAACP
  • Martin Luther King
  • SNCC and CORE
  • SCLC and MIA

5. Why were mostly white, northern students from good families chosen?

  • Because they would get more media coverage because of their class and colour.
  • Because they raise less hatred because of their skin colour.
  • Because they could be trusted not to be violent.

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