Peaceful Protest 1955-68

Test on your knowledge of Peaceful protest campaigns 55-68

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  • Created on: 11-05-14 17:50

1. When did the Montgomery Bus company desegregate their buses?

  • 21st December 1956
  • 25th December 1959
  • 22nd December 1955
  • 21st December 1955
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2. Who paid for MLK's bail during the Albany Campaign?

  • Eisenhower
  • Eugene 'Bull' Conner
  • Laurie Pritchett
  • President Kennedy

3. How many people tried and how many actually succeeded to register their vote in the Mississippi freedom summer?

  • 17000 tried, 1,600 succeed
  • 20,000 tried, 15,000 succeed
  • 1000 tried, 300 succeed
  • 15,000 tried 800 succeed

4. How much news coverage did the soviets dedicate to the Birmingham campaign?

  • One fith
  • Half
  • A quarter
  • two fifths

5. How many towns were desegregated due to the sit in movement by the end of 61?

  • 810
  • 1003
  • 53
  • 90

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