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Famous Americans SOL 2.11
Famous Americans Jeopardy What Did They Contribute? George Washington & Abraham Lincoln Q $100 Q $200 Q $300 Q $400 Q $500 Q $100 Q $200 Q $300 Q $400 Q $500 Final Jeopardy Jackie Robinson & Martin Luther King, Jr. What Did They Contribute, continued… Susan B. Anthony & Helen Keller
$100 Question This person helped work for womens rights. A.George Washington B.Betsy Ross C.Susan B. Anthony D.Martin Luther King, Jr.
$100 Answer C-Susan B. Anthony
$200 Question He was the sixteenth president and worked to free slaves. A. George Washington B. Abraham Lincoln C. Johnny Appleseed D. John Paul Jones
$200 Answer B-Abraham Lincoln
$300 Question I was a minister who wanted all people to have the same rights. A. Abraham Lincoln B. George Washington C. Martin Luther King, Jr. D. John Paul Jones
$300 Answer C-Martin Luther King, Jr.
$400 Question Who led the fight for freedom from England and helped create a new country? A. George Washington B. Martin Luther King, Jr. C. Jackie Robinson D. Helen Keller
$400 Answer A-George Washington
$500 Question This woman overcame many disabilities and worked to help others who were blind and deaf. A. Susan B. Anthony B. Betsy Ross C. Rosa Parks D. Helen Keller
$500 Answer D-Helen Keller
$100 Question This man was the first African American to play major league baseball. His actions helped bring about other opportunities for African Americans. A.Martin Luther King, Jr. B.Jackie Robinson C.George Washington D.Abraham Lincoln
$100 Answer B-Jackie Robinson
$200 Question Who led the Civil Rights movement and then was later killed? A.Michael Jordan B.Martin Luther King, Jr. C.Jackie Robinson D.Abraham Lincoln
$200 Answer B-Martin Luther King, Jr.
$300 Question The person who worked to change the law so that women could vote and own property was… A.Abraham Lincoln B.Martin Luther King, Jr. C.George Washington D.Susan B. Anthony
$300 Answer D-Susan B. Anthony
$400 Question Martin Luther King, Jr.s dream was… A.very frightening B.to be a teacher C.for all people to become equal D.to become president
$400 Answer C-for all people to become equal
$500 Question I wanted slaves to be freed. A.Jackie Robinson B.Martin Luther King, Jr. C.Abraham Lincoln D.Susan B. Anthony
$500 Answer C-Abraham Lincoln
$100 Question Arithmetic was his favorite subject as a child. A.Martin Luther King, Jr. B.George Washington Carver C.John Paul Jones D.George Washington
$100 Answer D-George Washington
$200 Question He was shot and killed by an actor because he was angry that _________ freed the slaves. A.Martin Luther King, Jr. B.George Washington C.Abraham Lincoln D.Jackie Robinson
$200 Answer C-Abraham Lincoln
$300 Question This man led the Revolutionary War. A.Abraham Lincoln B.Martin Luther King, Jr. C.George Washington D.Jackie Robinson
$300 Answer C-George Washington
$400 Question The Emancipation Proclamation did what? A.freed the slaves B.made the slaves work harder C.began the Civil War D.did not make a difference
$400 Answer A-freed the slaves
$500 Question Abraham Lincoln led what war? A.Civil War B.Revolutionary War C.World War II D.French and Indian War
$500 Answer A-Civil War
$100 Question This man played many sports besides baseball. A. Martin Luther King, Jr. B. Jackie Robinson C. George Washington D. George Washington Carver
$100 Answer B. Jackie Robinson
$200 Question Martin Luther King, Jr. was shot because… A.people were happy that he helped African Americans gain the same rights as whites B. people were not happy that he helped African Americans gain the same rights as whites C.he was a minister D.he was nice.
$200 Answer B-people were not happy that he helped African Americans gain the same rights as whites.
$300 Question Jackie Robinson became sad when he discovered that… A.he could not go to the same places and do the same things as his white friends B. he was not good at sports C. he could not play baseball D. he did not win his first baseball game
$300 Answer A-he could not go to the same places and do the same things as his white friends
$400 Question This man won the Most Valuable Player award in baseball. A. Abraham Lincoln B. Jackie Robinson C. Martin Luther King, Jr. D. George Washington
$400 Answer B. Jackie Robinson
$500 Question He led peaceful protests and gave speeches so that all men would be equal. A. Martin Luther King, Jr. B. Abraham Lincoln C. George Washington D. Jackie Robinson
$500 Answer A. Martin Luther King, Jr.
$100 Question How did Anne Sullivan teach Helen Keller to read? A. She talked her through it B. She wrote words on her hands C.She helped her sound out letters by looking at the words D. She listened to Anne read
$100 Answer B. She wrote words on her hands
$200 Question Susan B. Anthony was arrested because… A. She protested B. She was wrote a weekly journal C. She helped women D. She voted for president
$200 Answer D. She voted for president
$300 Question Deaf people use ________ to talk to one another. A. Braille B. sign language C. spoken words D. none of the above
$300 Answer B. sign language
$400 Question What did the government do to honor Susan B. Anthony? A. Elect her as president of the U.S. B. Did not put her in jail after they arrested her C. Put her face on the one dollar coin D. Gave her a house
$400 Answer C. Put her face on the one dollar coin
$500 Question People who are blind use __________ to read books. A. Braille B. sign language C. spoken words D. none of the above
$500 Answer A. Braille
The ________________was the name of the document that freed the slaves.