JFK + Civil Rights

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1. 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.
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2. By the time JFK was assassinated, how many measures did he have stuck in Congress?

  • 26
  • 102
  • 97
  • 54

3. Why did the university prevent James Meredith from registering?

  • Because he didn't have enough money to pay fees.
  • Because he was black.
  • Because he wasn't academically gifted.

4. What university did James Meredith go to?

  • University of Mississippi
  • University of Alabama
  • University of Texas
  • University of North Carolina

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

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

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