The Black Panthers

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1. In 1969, ... Panthers were killed and ... were injured in clashes with the police.

  • In 1969, 18 Panthers were killed and 281 were injured in clashes with the police
  • In 1969, 16 Panthers were killed and 600 were injured in clashes with the police
  • In 1969, 27 Panthers were killed and 700 were injured in clashes with the police
  • In 1969, 30 Panthers were killed and 230 were injured in clashes with the police
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2. The Black Panthers were easily recognisable as they wore...

  • white suits and a beret.
  • black jackets and trousers, blue shirts and a beret.
  • black suits, blue shirts and a top hat
  • blue suits, white shirts and a beret.

3. They gradually lost influence and were disbanded in which year?

  • 1969
  • 1982
  • 1974
  • 1970

4. Where was the Black Panther Party set up?

  • Oakland, California
  • Alameda, Oregon
  • Selma, Alabama
  • Berkeley, Ontario

5. In what way could the Black Panthers be described as charitable?

  • They worked in hospitals throughout America for no charge.
  • They set up community projects providing free breakfasts and healthcare in poor black areas.
  • They gave money to the police them to help them with the protection of black Americans.

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