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2. When did the Supreme Court uphold a federal court decision to force the university to accept James Meredith?

  • October 1962
  • June 1962
  • September 1961
  • May 1961

3. When was JFK assassinated?

  • November 1963
  • August 1963
  • January 1964
  • December 1962

4. Robert Kennedy (Attorney General and JFK's brother) prosecuted people...

  • who refused to accept integration in schools.
  • who tried to prevent black people from voting.
  • that were racist.

5. Both the Kennedy's held meeting with the main civil rights groups, including SNCC, CORE and the NAACP. Between them they formed the ... which was intended to help black Americans to register to vote and so increased the number of black voters.

  • Educating Voters Programme
  • Voter Education Project
  • Committee for Fairer Voting
  • Fairer Voting Regulation Committee

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