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Units 8, 9, 10. Dr. Kings Letter from the Birmingham Jail advocates militant resistance or nonviolent protest. Dr. Kings Letter from the Birmingham Jail.

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1 Units 8, 9, 10

2 Dr. Kings Letter from the Birmingham Jail advocates militant resistance or nonviolent protest. Dr. Kings Letter from the Birmingham Jail advocates militant resistance or nonviolent protest. Dr. Kings I Have a Dream speech influenced Kennedy to push for civil rights or occurred months after Kennedys assassination. Dr. Kings I Have a Dream speech influenced Kennedy to push for civil rights or occurred months after Kennedys assassination. Under Chief Justice Earl Warren, the Supreme Court did NOT address the right to remain silent or forbidding free speech during times of war. Under Chief Justice Earl Warren, the Supreme Court did NOT address the right to remain silent or forbidding free speech during times of war.

3 Activists fighting for equal rights for women were known as suffragettes or feminists. Activists fighting for equal rights for women were known as suffragettes or feminists. The purpose of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 was to prohibit segregated public accommodations or to suspend literacy test for voter registration. The purpose of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 was to prohibit segregated public accommodations or to suspend literacy test for voter registration. By the 1960s, women in American society were more likely to be enrolled in college than men or abandoned traditional gender roles. By the 1960s, women in American society were more likely to be enrolled in college than men or abandoned traditional gender roles.

4 Brown v. Board of Education addressed segregation or voting rights. Brown v. Board of Education addressed segregation or voting rights. The 1965 Voting Rights Act resulted in an increase in African American Voters or greater support for Kennedys domestic plans. The 1965 Voting Rights Act resulted in an increase in African American Voters or greater support for Kennedys domestic plans. Gender discrimination or Watergate was NOT a major source of protest in the late 1960s. Gender discrimination or Watergate was NOT a major source of protest in the late 1960s.

5 Martin Luther King, Jr. or Robert F. Kennedy was assassinated on June 5, Martin Luther King, Jr. or Robert F. Kennedy was assassinated on June 5, Violence erupted during the Democratic National Convention in 1968 because of protests against the ongoing war in Vietnam or the assassination of Dr. King and Robert Kennedy. Violence erupted during the Democratic National Convention in 1968 because of protests against the ongoing war in Vietnam or the assassination of Dr. King and Robert Kennedy.

6 The glass ceiling refers to pollution in national parks or workplace discrimination. The glass ceiling refers to pollution in national parks or workplace discrimination. Rachel Carsons Silent Spring was about the environment or womens rights. Rachel Carsons Silent Spring was about the environment or womens rights. Cesar Chavez worked for the rights of illegal immigrants or migrant workers. Cesar Chavez worked for the rights of illegal immigrants or migrant workers.

7 The Kent State Protest of 1970 resulted in the killing and injuring of several students by the Ohio National Guard or marked the final significant student protest against the Vietnam War. The Kent State Protest of 1970 resulted in the killing and injuring of several students by the Ohio National Guard or marked the final significant student protest against the Vietnam War. The purpose of SNCC was to replace the NAACP or coordinate students around the South in resisting segregation laws. The purpose of SNCC was to replace the NAACP or coordinate students around the South in resisting segregation laws.

8 Dr. King was the first president of the NAACP or SCLC. Dr. King was the first president of the NAACP or SCLC. These words: Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this wall. is associated with the Cold War or the Iran-Contra Affair. These words: Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this wall. is associated with the Cold War or the Iran-Contra Affair. Watergate resulted in Pres. Nixon becoming the only president to ever resign or Jimmy Carter becoming Nixons successor. Watergate resulted in Pres. Nixon becoming the only president to ever resign or Jimmy Carter becoming Nixons successor.

9 The U.S. invaded Iran because it believed that the Taliban had nuclear weapons or believed Saddam Hussein had weapons of mass destruction. The U.S. invaded Iran because it believed that the Taliban had nuclear weapons or believed Saddam Hussein had weapons of mass destruction. Irving Berlin is associated with Tin Pan Alley or the Harlem Renaissance. Irving Berlin is associated with Tin Pan Alley or the Harlem Renaissance.

10 Racism faced by returning WWII soldiers resulted in the Great Migration or the Civil Rights movement. Racism faced by returning WWII soldiers resulted in the Great Migration or the Civil Rights movement. The Berlin Airlift, Korean War, Bay of Pigs, Vietnam, and the Iran-Contra scandal were all attempts by the U.S. to defeat communism or end terrorism. The Berlin Airlift, Korean War, Bay of Pigs, Vietnam, and the Iran-Contra scandal were all attempts by the U.S. to defeat communism or end terrorism.

11 Bill Clintons lie to the grand jury about his relationship with Monica Lewinsky led to Clintons dismissal from office or the presidents impeachment. Bill Clintons lie to the grand jury about his relationship with Monica Lewinsky led to Clintons dismissal from office or the presidents impeachment. The speeches of Frederick Douglass or the writings of Langston Hughes is a product of the Harlem Renaissance. The speeches of Frederick Douglass or the writings of Langston Hughes is a product of the Harlem Renaissance.

12 The decision in Brown v. Board of Education affected students in a public high school or restaurant owners in the South. The decision in Brown v. Board of Education affected students in a public high school or restaurant owners in the South. Cesar Chavez was MOST influenced by Martin Luther King, Jr. or Abraham Lincoln. Cesar Chavez was MOST influenced by Martin Luther King, Jr. or Abraham Lincoln. Members of the environmental movement would LEAST support the Clean Air Act or increased oil drilling. Members of the environmental movement would LEAST support the Clean Air Act or increased oil drilling.

13 U.S. citizens were affected by events on July 4, 1776 or December 7, 1941 as much as the events of September 11, U.S. citizens were affected by events on July 4, 1776 or December 7, 1941 as much as the events of September 11, The assassination of JFK affected civil rights by postponing it for several years or getting it passed quicker because of the efforts of Lyndon Johnson. The assassination of JFK affected civil rights by postponing it for several years or getting it passed quicker because of the efforts of Lyndon Johnson. The purpose of the 1964 Freedom Summer Project in Mississippi was to force the government to declare segregated transportation unconstitutional or to protest the Vietnam War. The purpose of the 1964 Freedom Summer Project in Mississippi was to force the government to declare segregated transportation unconstitutional or to protest the Vietnam War.

14 Harry Truman or Richard Nixon was LEAST supportive of civil rights. Harry Truman or Richard Nixon was LEAST supportive of civil rights. Pres. Lyndon Johnsons domestic plan for the nation was described as the Second New Deal or a Great Society. Pres. Lyndon Johnsons domestic plan for the nation was described as the Second New Deal or a Great Society. Truman is credited with ending the Cold War or ending discrimination in the armed forces. Truman is credited with ending the Cold War or ending discrimination in the armed forces.

15 The Warren Court can BEST be described as socially active or very conservative. The Warren Court can BEST be described as socially active or very conservative. The Cold War impacted citizens reaction to Roe v. Wade or the governments response to the civil rights movement. The Cold War impacted citizens reaction to Roe v. Wade or the governments response to the civil rights movement. Less government and lower taxes is the political philosophy of Ronald Reagan or Franklin Roosevelt. Less government and lower taxes is the political philosophy of Ronald Reagan or Franklin Roosevelt.

16 Roosevelts analogy of giving a hose to a neighbors whose house is burning rather than selling it to whom promoted Lend-Lease or the Neutrality Act. Roosevelts analogy of giving a hose to a neighbors whose house is burning rather than selling it to whom promoted Lend-Lease or the Neutrality Act. During the tenure of U.S. Chief Justice Earl Warren, Prohibition was repealed or there was an expansion of civil rights and liberties. During the tenure of U.S. Chief Justice Earl Warren, Prohibition was repealed or there was an expansion of civil rights and liberties. The first woman named to the Supreme Court or ongoing discrimination in the workplace is NOT a significant reason for the reawakening of the Womens rights movement. The first woman named to the Supreme Court or ongoing discrimination in the workplace is NOT a significant reason for the reawakening of the Womens rights movement.


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