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2. What was declared by the Supreme Court in 1956?

  • That the Montgomery Bus laws were illegal
  • That the president would send in troops to clear violent protests and it would not be their fault if people were killed
  • That people would be prosecuted for violent protests
  • That the Montgomery Bus laws were legal and that people should stick to them

3. What did civil rights activists do in a protest?

  • Made leaflets and brochures about their groups and what they wanted
  • Boycotted public transport
  • Sent letters to the president demanding something be done
  • Sat in front of buses and other forms of public transport so that they couldn't get past
  • Began riots

4. Which civil rights group was Parks an activist in?

  • SNCC
  • SCLC
  • CORE

5. What was significant about the buses?

  • Children weren't allowed on the bus
  • Blacks and whites had to sit on different decks
  • Blacks and whites had to sit in separate zones
  • The buses were equal and people could sit where they wanted


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