The Montgomery Bus Boycott

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1. What were the consequences for the boycott leaders?

  • They lost support so the boycott ended early.
  • They were arrested and their homes were attacked.
  • Their children were kidnapped to persuade them to end the boycott.
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2. On what date did protesters set up the MIA to improve integration, starting with buses?

  • 5th December 1955
  • 7th November 1954
  • 12th June 1955
  • 24th December 1956

3. Who was the Chairman of the MIA?

  • Martin Luther King
  • Rosa Parks
  • Malcolm X
  • Alfred King

4. What were the consequences for the Montgomery bus company?

  • The bus drivers were all sent to prison.
  • They lost lots of money and got bad publicity.
  • Their service was terminated due to bankruptcy.

5. Where was Rosa Parks arrested?

  • Montgomery, Texas
  • Montgomery, Alabama
  • Montgomery, Mississippi
  • Montgomery, South Carolina


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