American Civil Rights 1865-1992

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1. In 1964 Mississippi only had 6.7% of black registered voters. How many had this risen to after the passing of the Voting Rights Act?

  • 53%
  • 76%
  • 67.5%
  • 66%
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2. Which landmark case effectively overturned Plessy V Ferguson, and in what year?

  • 1956, Cooper V Aaron
  • 1954, Brown V Board of Education
  • 1956, Browder V Gayle
  • 1961 Boynton V Virginia

3. By 1992 how many blacks graduated from highschool?

  • 43%
  • 67%
  • 89%
  • 54%

4. What year was the Rodney King Affair?

  • 1988
  • 1991
  • 1992
  • 1982

5. in 1992 what was the black unemployment rate?

  • 21% (3 x the national average)
  • 13% (same amount as white unemployment)
  • 14.2% (2 x the national average)
  • 16% (2 x the national average)

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