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  1. Unit Seven Review GameWhooHooo!!!

  2. Which concept was made “the law of the land” by the Plessy v. Ferguson decision?

  3. Separate but Equal.

  4. Which court case overturned “Plessy”?

  5. Brown v. Board of Education.

  6. Who inspired the bus boycott in Montgomery, Alabama?

  7. Rosa Parks.

  8. What president was responsible for sending in federal troops to protect 9 African American students at Little Rock High School?

  9. Dwight D. Eisenhower

  10. In 1960, four black students sat at a “whites only” lunch counter and refused to leave. What was this called?

  11. A Sit-in.

  12. Who were the Freedom Riders?

  13. Northern civil rights workers who came south to test the overturning of “separate but equal”.

  14. How did the Civil Rights movement begin to change after the riots and bombing in Birmingham?

  15. Some of its leaders began to question the effectiveness of “nonviolence”.

  16. What speech was delivered by Martin Luther King during the 1963 March on Washington.

  17. “I Have A Dream”

  18. Which political party advocated violent resistance to racism in America?

  19. The Black Panther Party.

  20. Who “won” the first ever televised presidential debate?

  21. John F. Kennedy.

  22. Who was Kennedy’s opponent in the 1960 presidential election?

  23. Richard M. Nixon.

  24. In which nation did US involvement begin to greatly intensify in the early 1960’s?

  25. Vietnam.

  26. Who was charged with the assassination of John F. Kennedy in November of 1963?

  27. Lee Harvey Oswald.

  28. Shortly thereafter, what happened to Oswald?

  29. He was assassinated.

  30. Upon Kennedy’s assassination, who became US president?

  31. Lyndon Johnson.

  32. What was Johnson’s plan for improving life in the United States called?

  33. The Great Society.

  34. Which piece of legislation, signed by Lyndon Johnson, outlawed discrimination on the basis of race, color, etc.?

  35. The Civil Rights Act of 1964.

  36. Which law (passed during Johnson’s administration) guaranteed voting rights to minorities?

  37. The Voting Rights Act of 1965.

  38. Which program guarantees affordable health care to senior citizens?

  39. Medicare.

  40. Which program provides free or reduced-cost health care to Americans living in poverty?

  41. Medicaid.

  42. In the 1950’s and 1960’s the Supreme Court handed down several landmark decisions. Who was the chief justice of the Supreme Court during that time?

  43. Earl Warren.

  44. Miranda v. Arizona.

  45. What did the court case University of California v. Bakke establish?

  46. Schools could not use the quota system, but could use race as one of the several criteria for admission to college. (Affirmative Action)

  47. What did the court case Roe v. Wade establish?

  48. The right of women to have a legal abortion.

  49. Which event in 1968 changed American public opinion about the war in Vietnam?

  50. Which court case requires that the police “read you your rights” upon arrest?