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

  • One fith
  • Half
  • A quarter
  • two fifths
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2. When was the Birmingham campaign?

  • December 65
  • April/May 63
  • April/May 64
  • February 61

3. Which court case said that it was illegal to prevent school desegregation for any reason?

  • Cooper Vs Aaron
  • Brown vs Board of education
  • Browder Vs Gayle
  • Boynton vs Virginia

4. Who gave many police the day off when the freedom rides visited and where?

  • Kennedy in Washington
  • Mayor Daley in Chicago
  • Eugene 'Bull' Connor in Birmingham
  • Laurie Pritchett in Albany

5. When was the March on Washington?

  • 4th April 1964
  • 28th August 1963
  • 7th September 1962
  • 22 August 1963

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