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2. There was a large increase in the number of black voters, but...

  • instances of intimidation of black people increased and houses and property were burnt.
  • this was only temporary.
  • this would cause riots.

3. JFK appointed black Americans to...

  • important government positions.
  • badly paid jobs.
  • positions that others didn't want to do.

4. When rioting followed James Meredith's arrival at university, how many troops were needed to keep order?

  • 23,000
  • 29,500
  • 11,000
  • 1,800

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

  • 26
  • 97
  • 54
  • 102

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