Segregation and discrimination in America

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1. how could white people prevent black people from registering to vote?

  • throwing eggs at their houses
  • shooting those who tried to register
  • difficult reading texts and intimidation
  • torturing their parents
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2. was the Montgomery boycott successful?

  • yes, the bus company were loosing money
  • no, to this day black people never ride buses

3. what date was segregation ruled unconstitutional on the buses?

  • 22 Dec 1956
  • 11 July 1956
  • 21 Dec 1956
  • 22 Dec 1955

4. give an effect of the Brown vs. Topeka:

  • several black children were shot on protest
  • supreme court ruled that segregation in schools was banned
  • people in the UK were horrified

5. who was the woman who started the boycott?

  • Elanor Roosevelt
  • Martin Luther King
  • Rosa Parks
  • Betty Friedan


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