Progress in Education and Problems in Implementation in the Civil Rights Movement in the USA

Revision questions from key topic 2: the Civil Rights Movement 1945-62 from the edexcel exam course A Divided Union? The USA 1945-70.

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1. Did Brown win his case?

  • Yes
  • No
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2. In which year did the Supreme Court declare that all segregated schools were illegal?

  • 1957
  • 1960
  • 1954
  • 1953

3. In ... the University of ... refused to accept Authorine Lucy as a student despite a government Court Order.

  • In 1955 the University of Oklahoma refused to accept Authorine Lucy as a student despite a government Court Order
  • In 1954 the University of Mississippi refused to accept Authorine Lucy as a student despite a government Court Order
  • In 1956 the University of Alabama refused to accept Authorine Lucy as a student despite a government Court Order
  • In 1957 the University of California refused to accept Authorine Lucy as a student despite a government Court Order

4. When did President Roosevelt die?

  • 1944
  • 1950
  • 1945
  • 1946

5. In which year did the Supreme Court order all states with segregated schools to integrate black and white school children?

  • 1958
  • 1955
  • 1952
  • 1961

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