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Civil Rights Movement: "Black Power" Era

Civil Rights Movement: "Black Power" Era

Reading Quizzes

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1. Approximately how many people assembled at the national capital for the March on Washington?
2. What famous speech was given at the March on Washington?
3. What did Malcolm X call the March on Washington?
4. In what city did a bomb go off in a church, killing four young girls?


1. 250,000
2. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech
3. The Farce on Washington
4. Birmingham, Alabama