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Test Your Black History Knowledge. 35 Questions Everyone Should Know the Answers to But Probably Don’t.

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In celebration of Black History Month and the rich contributions of Black individuals to society, this quiz comprises 35 questions covering a diverse range of topics, from civil rights and iconic leaders to culture, innovation, and more.

It’s an opportunity to test your knowledge and learn more about the remarkable people and landmarks that have shaped Black history.

Challenge yourself and discover the answers to questions that everyone should know but may not.

Be sure to keep score and let us know how you did at the end!

Q1. What event is often considered the catalyst for the modern Civil Rights Movement

What event is often considered the catalyst for the modern Civil Rights Movement
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A) Montgomery Bus Boycott
B) Selma to Montgomery March
C) Brown v. Board of Education
D) Emancipation Proclamation

Hint: This event began with Rosa Parks’ refusal to give up her seat.

A1. What event is often considered the catalyst for the modern Civil Rights Movement

What event is often considered the catalyst for the modern Civil Rights Movement
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Answer: A) Montgomery Bus Boycott

Q2. What landmark legislation, signed into law in 1964, prohibited discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, or national origin?

Civil Rights Act of 1964
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A) Civil Rights Act of 1964
B) Voting Rights Act of 1965
C) Brown v. Board of Education
D) Emancipation Proclamation

Hint: It aimed to end segregation and discrimination in public places.

A2. What landmark legislation, signed into law in 1964, prohibited discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, or national origin?

Civil Rights Act of 1964
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Answer: A) Civil Rights Act of 1964

Q3. Which peaceful protest march, led by Martin Luther King Jr., aimed to secure voting rights for African Americans in the American South?

Which peaceful protest march led by Martin Luther King Jr. aimed to secure voting rights for African Americans in the American South
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A) March on Washington
B) Greensboro Sit-In
C) Selma to Montgomery March
D) Birmingham Campaign

Hint: It took place in 1965 and was marked by violence against marchers.

A3. Which peaceful protest march, led by Martin Luther King Jr., aimed to secure voting rights for African Americans in the American South?

Which peaceful protest march led by Martin Luther King Jr. aimed to secure voting rights for African Americans in the American South
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Answer: C) Selma to Montgomery March

Q4. The Supreme Court case that ruled segregation in public schools unconstitutional and overturned the “separate but equal” doctrine was:

The Supreme Court case that ruled segregation in public schools unconstitutional and overturned the separate but equal doctrine was
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A) Plessy v. Ferguson
B) Dred Scott v. Sandford
C) Brown v. Board of Education
D) Loving v. Virginia

Hint: It took place in 1954 and was a landmark decision.

A4. The Supreme Court case that ruled segregation in public schools unconstitutional and overturned the “separate but equal” doctrine was:

The Supreme Court case that ruled segregation in public schools unconstitutional and overturned the separate but equal doctrine was
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Answer: C) Brown v. Board of Education

Q5. Which Civil Rights leader advocated for a more militant approach and was a spokesman for the Nation of Islam?

Which Civil Rights leader advocated for a more militant approach and was a spokesman for the Nation of Islam
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A) Martin Luther King Jr.
B) Medgar Evers
C) Malcolm X
D) Rosa Parks

Hint: He was known for his stance on self-defense and black empowerment.

A5. Which Civil Rights leader advocated for a more militant approach and was a spokesman for the Nation of Islam?

Which Civil Rights leader advocated for a more militant approach and was a spokesman for the Nation of Islam
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Answer: C) Malcolm X

Q6. What famous Underground Railroad conductor is often referred to as the “Moses of her people”?

What famous Underground Railroad conductor is often referred to as the Moses of her people
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A) Nat Turner
B) Sojourner Truth
C) Harriet Tubman
D) Frederick Douglass

Hint: She made numerous trips to the South to help slaves escape to freedom.

A6. What famous Underground Railroad conductor is often referred to as the “Moses of her people”?

What famous Underground Railroad conductor is often referred to as the Moses of her people
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Answer: C) Harriet Tubman

Q7. The 1857 Supreme Court case that ruled enslaved people were property and not citizens was:

The 1857 Supreme Court case that ruled enslaved people were property and not citizens was
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A) Brown v. Board of Education
B) Dred Scott v. Sandford
C) Plessy v. Ferguson
D) Marbury v. Madison

Hint: This decision intensified the tensions between North and South.

A7. The 1857 Supreme Court case that ruled enslaved people were property and not citizens was:

The 1857 Supreme Court case that ruled enslaved people were property and not citizens was
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Answer: B) Dred Scott v. Sandford

What was the name of the ship seized by enslaved Africans in 1839 leading to a famous legal case and their eventual return to Africa 1
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A) The Mayflower
B) The Santa Maria
C) The Amistad
D) The Nina

Hint: This event sparked international attention and legal proceedings.

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Answer: C) The Amistad

Q9. Which famous former enslaved African became a prominent abolitionist, speaker, and advocate for women’s rights?

Which famous former enslaved African became a prominent abolitionist speaker and advocate for womens rights
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A) Nat Turner
B) Sojourner Truth
C) Harriet Tubman
D) Frederick Douglass

Hint: She delivered the famous “Ain’t I a Woman?” speech.

A9. Which famous former enslaved African became a prominent abolitionist, speaker, and advocate for women’s rights?

Which famous former enslaved African became a prominent abolitionist speaker and advocate for womens rights
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Answer: B) Sojourner Truth

Q10. The “Emancipation Proclamation,” issued by President Abraham Lincoln during the Civil War, declared the freedom of enslaved people in which states?

The Emancipation Proclamation issued by President Abraham Lincoln during the Civil War declared the freedom of enslaved people in which states
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A) All states in the Union
B) Confederate states only
C) Border states only
D) All states, both Union and Confederate

Hint: It specifically applied to areas in rebellion against the Union.

A10. The “Emancipation Proclamation,” issued by President Abraham Lincoln during the Civil War, declared the freedom of enslaved people in which states?

The Emancipation Proclamation issued by President Abraham Lincoln during the Civil War declared the freedom of enslaved people in which states
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Answer: B) Confederate states only

Q11. The 13th Amendment to the United States Constitution, ratified in 1865, abolished slavery and involuntary servitude, except as punishment for:

The 13th Amendment to the United States Constitution ratified in 1865 abolished slavery and involuntary servitude except as punishment for
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A) Debt
B) Murder
C) Treason
D) Crime

Hint: It includes an exception related to the criminal justice system.

A11. The 13th Amendment to the United States Constitution, ratified in 1865, abolished slavery and involuntary servitude, except as punishment for:

The 13th Amendment to the United States Constitution ratified in 1865 abolished slavery and involuntary servitude except as punishment for
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Answer: D) Crime

Q12. Who is often referred to as the “Queen of Soul” and is known for her powerful vocal performances?

Who is often referred to as the Queen of Soul and is known for her powerful vocal performances
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A) Whitney Houston
B) Diana Ross
C) Aretha Franklin
D) Etta James

Hint: She sang iconic songs like “Respect” and “Natural Woman.”

A12. Who is often referred to as the “Queen of Soul” and is known for her powerful vocal performances?

Who is often referred to as the Queen of Soul and is known for her powerful vocal performances 1
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Answer: C) Aretha Franklin

Q13. What iconic musician, known for his virtuoso guitar skills, is often called the “Father of Rock and Roll”?

What iconic musician known for his virtuoso guitar skills is often called the Father of Rock and Roll
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A) Jimi Hendrix
B) Chuck Berry
C) B.B. King
D) Little Richard

Hint: He recorded hits like “Johnny B. Goode” and “Roll Over Beethoven.”

A13. What iconic musician, known for his virtuoso guitar skills, is often called the “Father of Rock and Roll”?

What iconic musician known for his virtuoso guitar skills is often called the Father of Rock and Roll
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Answer: B) Chuck Berry

Q14. Which iconic jazz trumpeter is renowned for his improvisational skills and contributions to the development of jazz?

Which iconic jazz trumpeter is renowned for his improvisational skills and contributions to the development of jazz
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A) Duke Ellington
B) Miles Davis
C) Louis Armstrong
D) John Coltrane

Hint: He recorded the influential album “Kind of Blue.”

A14. Which iconic jazz trumpeter is renowned for his improvisational skills and contributions to the development of jazz?

Which iconic jazz trumpeter is renowned for his improvisational skills and contributions to the development of jazz
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Answer: B) Miles Davis

Q15. Who is considered one of the greatest guitarists of all time and played with the band “The Experience”?

Who is considered one of the greatest guitarists of all time and played with the band The Experience
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A) B.B. King
B) Jimi Hendrix
C) Eric Clapton
D) Carlos Santana

Hint: He famously performed at Woodstock in 1969.

A15. Who is considered one of the greatest guitarists of all time and played with the band “The Experience”?

Who is considered one of the greatest guitarists of all time and played with the band The Experience
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Answer: B) Jimi Hendrix

Q16. Who was the inventor and engineer responsible for developing the Super Soaker water gun and the Nerf foam football?

Super Soaker water gun
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A) Lonnie Johnson
B) George Crum
C) Granville Woods
D) Otis Boykin

Hint: He initially worked on the super soaker as a heat pump project.

A16. Who was the inventor and engineer responsible for developing the Super Soaker water gun and the Nerf foam football?

Super Soaker water gun
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Answer: A) Lonnie Johnson

Q17. What African American chemist and entrepreneur revolutionized the beauty and hair care industry by creating specialized hair products and the first successful hair straightening process?

African American chemist and entrepreneur revolutionized the beauty and hair care industry by creating specialized hair products and the first successful hair straightening process
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A) Madam C.J. Walker
B) Shirley Jackson
C) Patricia Bath
D) Mae Jemison

Hint: She established a successful line of beauty products for Black women.

A17. What African American chemist and entrepreneur revolutionized the beauty and hair care industry by creating specialized hair products and the first successful hair straightening process?

African American chemist and entrepreneur revolutionized the beauty and hair care industry by creating specialized hair products and the first successful hair straightening process
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Answer: A) Madam C.J. Walker

Q18. Who was the NASA engineer and mathematician whose calculations were crucial to the success of the early U.S. space missions, including John Glenn’s orbit of Earth

ho was the NASA engineer and mathematician whose calculations were crucial to the success of the early U.S. space missions including John Glenns orbit of Earth
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A) Katherine Johnson
B) Mae Jemison
C) Dorothy Vaughan
D) Christine Darden

Hint: She was portrayed in the film “Hidden Figures.”

A18. Who was the NASA engineer and mathematician whose calculations were crucial to the success of the early U.S. space missions, including John Glenn’s orbit of Earth

ho was the NASA engineer and mathematician whose calculations were crucial to the success of the early U.S. space missions including John Glenns orbit of Earth
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Answer: A) Katherine Johnson

Q19. Who is often considered one of the greatest athletes of all time and won four gold medals in track and field at the 1936 Berlin Olympics?

Who is often considered one of the greatest athletes of all time and won four gold medals in track and field at the 1936 Berlin Olympics
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A) Jesse Owens
B) Usain Bolt
C) Carl Lewis
D) Jackie Robinson

Hint: His performance in Berlin challenged Hitler’s beliefs about Aryan supremacy.

A19. Who is often considered one of the greatest athletes of all time and won four gold medals in track and field at the 1936 Berlin Olympics?

Who is often considered one of the greatest athletes of all time and won four gold medals in track and field at the 1936 Berlin Olympics
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Answer: A) Jesse Owens

Q20. Which legendary boxer is known for his catchphrase “Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee” and was a prominent figure in the civil rights movement?

Which legendary boxer is known for his catchphrase Float like a butterfly sting like a bee and was a prominent figure in the civil rights movement
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A) Sugar Ray Robinson
B) Joe Louis
C) Muhammad Ali
D) Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Hint: He was initially known as Cassius Clay.

A20. Which legendary boxer is known for his catchphrase “Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee” and was a prominent figure in the civil rights movement?

Which legendary boxer is known for his catchphrase Float like a butterfly sting like a bee and was a prominent figure in the civil rights movement 1
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Answer: C) Muhammad Ali

Q21. Who was the first African American to break the color barrier in Major League Baseball when he joined the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1947?

Who was the first African American to break the color barrier in Major League Baseball when he joined the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1947 (1)
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A) Jackie Robinson
B) Willie Mays
C) Hank Aaron
D) Satchel Paige

Hint: He wore jersey number 42, which has been retired across all MLB teams.

A21. Who was the first African American to break the color barrier in Major League Baseball when he joined the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1947?

Who was the first African American to break the color barrier in Major League Baseball when he joined the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1947 (1)
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Answer: A) Jackie Robinson

Q22. Which African American sprinter and long jumper broke world records and won four gold medals in track and field at the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics?

Which African American sprinter and long jumper broke world records and won four gold medals in track and field at the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics
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A) Carl Lewis
B) Usain Bolt
C) Ben Johnson
D) Justin Gatlin

Hint: He was known for his consistency and longevity in the sport.

A22. Which African American sprinter and long jumper broke world records and won four gold medals in track and field at the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics?

Which African American sprinter and long jumper broke world records and won four gold medals in track and field at the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics
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Answer: A) Carl Lewis

Q23. Who is often regarded as one of the greatest basketball players in history and led the Chicago Bulls to six NBA championships in the 1990s?

Who is often regarded as one of the greatest basketball players in history and led the Chicago Bulls to six NBA championships in the 1990s
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A) LeBron James
B) Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
C) Magic Johnson
D) Michael Jordan

Hint: He is known for his competitive spirit and “Air Jordan” brand.

A23. Who is often regarded as one of the greatest basketball players in history and led the Chicago Bulls to six NBA championships in the 1990s?

Who is often regarded as one of the greatest basketball players in history and led the Chicago Bulls to six NBA championships in the 1990s 1
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Answer: D) Michael Jordan

Q24. Which civil rights leader and Baptist minister is famous for his philosophy of nonviolent resistance and leadership in the Montgomery Bus Boycott?

Which civil rights leader and Baptist minister is famous for his philosophy of nonviolent resistance and leadership in the Montgomery Bus Boycott
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A) Martin Luther King Jr.
B) Malcolm X
C) Medgar Evers
D) Booker T. Washington

Hint: He delivered the “I Have a Dream” speech during the March on Washington.

A24. Which civil rights leader and Baptist minister is famous for his philosophy of nonviolent resistance and leadership in the Montgomery Bus Boycott?

Which civil rights leader and Baptist minister is famous for his philosophy of nonviolent resistance and leadership in the Montgomery Bus Boycott 1
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Answer: A) Martin Luther King Jr.

Q25. Who was the first African American Supreme Court Justice, appointed in 1967 by President Lyndon B. Johnson?

Who was the first African American Supreme Court Justice appointed in 1967 by President Lyndon B. Johnson
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A) Thurgood Marshall
B) Clarence Thomas
C) Constance Baker Motley
D) Barbara Jordan

Hint: He was a prominent lawyer and argued the landmark case Brown v. Board of Education.

A25. Who was the first African American Supreme Court Justice, appointed in 1967 by President Lyndon B. Johnson?

Who was the first African American Supreme Court Justice appointed in 1967 by President Lyndon B. Johnson
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Answer: A) Thurgood Marshall

Q26. Who is the co-founder of the record label Roc-A-Fella Records and the clothing brand Rocawear, known for his successful music career and business ventures?

Who is the co founder of the record label Roc A Fella Records and the clothing brand Rocawear known for his successful music career and business ventures
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A) Diddy (Sean Combs)
B) Dr. Dre (Andre Young)
C) Jay-Z (Shawn Carter)
D) Pharrell Williams

Hint: He is often referred to as “Hova” or “Jigga.”

A26. Who is the co-founder of the record label Roc-A-Fella Records and the clothing brand Rocawear, known for his successful music career and business ventures?

Who is the co founder of the record label Roc A Fella Records and the clothing brand Rocawear known for his successful music career and business ventures 1
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Answer: C) Jay-Z (Shawn Carter)

Q27. Who is the founder and CEO of the lifestyle brand FUBU (For Us, By Us), which gained popularity in the 1990s for its urban fashion?

Who is the founder and CEO of the lifestyle brand FUBU For Us By Us which gained popularity in the 1990s for its urban fashion
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A) Sean John Combs (Diddy)
B) Russell Simmons
C) Damon Dash
D) Daymond John

Hint: He is known for his role as a “shark” on the TV show “Shark Tank.”

A27. Who is the founder and CEO of the lifestyle brand FUBU (For Us, By Us), which gained popularity in the 1990s for its urban fashion?

Who is the founder and CEO of the lifestyle brand FUBU For Us By Us which gained popularity in the 1990s for its urban fashion 1
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Answer: D) Daymond John

Q28. Which African American businessman co-founded BET (Black Entertainment Television), becoming one of the first black billionaires in the United States?

Which African American businessman co founded BET Black Entertainment Television becoming one of the first black billionaires in the United States
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A) Robert L. Johnson
B) Magic Johnson
C) Oprah Winfrey
D) Tyler Perry Hint: His initials are “RLJ.”

A28. Which African American businessman co-founded BET (Black Entertainment Television), becoming one of the first black billionaires in the United States?

Which African American businessman co founded BET Black Entertainment Television becoming one of the first black billionaires in the United States
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Answer: A) Robert L. Johnson

Q29. Which African American businesswoman and fashion designer is the founder of the luxury fashion brand Fenty, in partnership with LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton

Which African American businesswoman and fashion designer is the founder of the luxury fashion brand Fenty in partnership with LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton
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A) Rihanna
B) Beyoncé
C) Cardi B
D) Solange Knowles

Hint: She is a Barbadian singer and actress.

A29. Which African American businesswoman and fashion designer is the founder of the luxury fashion brand Fenty, in partnership with LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton

Which African American businesswoman and fashion designer is the founder of the luxury fashion brand Fenty in partnership with LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton 1
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Answer: A) Rihanna

Q30. What African American actor won an Academy Award for Best Actor for his role in the film “Training Day”?

What African American actor won an Academy Award for Best Actor for his role in the film Training Day and later portrayed Black Panther in the Marvel Cinematic Universe
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A) Chadwick Boseman
B) Denzel Washington
C) Will Smith
D) Idris Elba

Hint: He delivered powerful performances both on and off-screen.

A30. What African American actor won an Academy Award for Best Actor for his role in the film “Training Day” and later portrayed Black Panther in the Marvel Cinematic Universe?

What African American actor won an Academy Award for Best Actor for his role in the film Training Day and later portrayed Black Panther in the Marvel Cinematic Universe 1
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Answer: B) Denzel Washington

Q31. Which historic site in Washington, D.C., is known for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s famous “I Have a Dream” speech during the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom in 1963?

Which historic site in Washington D.C. is known for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.s famous I Have a Dream speech during the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom in 1963
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A) National Museum of African American History and Culture
B) Lincoln Memorial
C) Washington Monument
D) Smithsonian Institution

Hint: It is where the iconic “I Have a Dream” speech was delivered.

A31. Which historic site in Washington, D.C., is known for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s famous “I Have a Dream” speech during the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom in 1963?

Which historic site in Washington D.C. is known for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.s famous I Have a Dream speech during the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom in 1963
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Answer: B) Lincoln Memorial

Q32. What historic site in Memphis, Tennessee, is the location where Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated in 1968?

What historic site in Memphis Tennessee is the location where Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated in 1968
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A) Lorraine Motel
B) Graceland
C) Sun Studio
D) Stax Museum of American Soul Music

Hint: It is now home to the National Civil Rights Museum.

A32. What historic site in Memphis, Tennessee, is the location where Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated in 1968?

What historic site in Memphis Tennessee is the location where Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated in 1968
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Answer: A) Lorraine Motel

Q33. Which island off the coast of Charleston, South Carolina, served as a major entry point for enslaved Africans and is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site?

Which island off the coast of Charleston South Carolina served as a major entry point for enslaved Africans and is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site
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A) Ellis Island
B) Robben Island
C) Sullivan’s Island
D) Alcatraz Island

Hint: It is often referred to as the “Ellis Island for African Americans.”

A33. Which island off the coast of Charleston, South Carolina, served as a major entry point for enslaved Africans and is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site?

Which island off the coast of Charleston South Carolina served as a major entry point for enslaved Africans and is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site
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Answer: C) Sullivan’s Island

Q34. In Birmingham, Alabama, which church was the site of the tragic bombing in 1963 that killed four young girls during a Sunday school class?

In Birmingham Alabama which church was the site of the tragic bombing in 1963 that killed four young girls during a Sunday school class
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A) 16th Street Baptist Church
B) Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church
C) Bethel Baptist Church
D) Greater Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church

Hint: The bombing was a significant event in the civil rights movement.

A34. In Birmingham, Alabama, which church was the site of the tragic bombing in 1963 that killed four young girls during a Sunday school class?

In Birmingham Alabama which church was the site of the tragic bombing in 1963 that killed four young girls during a Sunday school class
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Answer: A) 16th Street Baptist Church

Q35. Which college campus in Atlanta, Georgia, is historically known as the alma mater of many prominent African American leaders, including Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.?

Which college campus in Atlanta Georgia is historically known as the alma mater of many prominent African American leaders including Dr. Martin Luther King Jr
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A) Morehouse College
B) Spelman College
C) Clark Atlanta University
D) Howard University

Hint: It is often referred to as the “House of Martin Luther King Jr.”

A35. Which college campus in Atlanta, Georgia, is historically known as the alma mater of many prominent African American leaders, including Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.?

Which college campus in Atlanta Georgia is historically known as the alma mater of many prominent African American leaders including Dr. Martin Luther King Jr
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Answer: A) Morehouse College

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    Regina

    February 2, 2024 at 8:42 am

    I enjoyed this quiz. I only missed 3 questions. Now I know these answers.

    Regina

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      Roni

      February 4, 2024 at 11:28 am

      This was great! I missed the questions about the clothing lines, but now I know.

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    Donna Rucker

    February 2, 2024 at 11:58 am

    I answered 34 correctly.

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    Chris Vallier

    February 2, 2024 at 2:32 pm

    25 Right… I need to read more. This was great. Thanks for doing this.

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    Elsie Draper

    February 2, 2024 at 3:14 pm

    Good coverage, being Navajo. I don’t know much about Black nationality. Thank you for the information.

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    Victor E Lewis

    February 2, 2024 at 6:19 pm

    I got wrong:Q10,Q33,Q34.

    I skipped Q30 because it’s confusing; Denzel won for Oscar for Training Day, Chadwick was Black Panther.

    What’s up with that question?

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      Melinda

      February 13, 2024 at 10:21 pm

      Had the same concern. Denzel did training Day .Chadwick did Panther

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    Louis Shaw

    February 2, 2024 at 8:26 pm

    I got 32 of 35 correct! The one with Denzel W, in Training Day and he portraying the Black Panther in the Marvel Universe, I must have missed him in that role.

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    Allen

    February 3, 2024 at 2:45 pm

    Nice quiz! I missed 3 questions.

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    Brenda Ann Newton

    February 3, 2024 at 7:49 pm

    I missed 4 questions, exceptional test of Black History. Brenda

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    Barbara A Wesley

    February 4, 2024 at 1:21 pm

    I am a older African American who lived through the civil rights movement so I was able to answer 31 out of 35 question right.

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    Bert

    February 4, 2024 at 6:17 pm

    I missed 2, Q16 and Q33. Thank you for reminding me of these great pioneers and their accomplishments.

    Bert
    February 3, 2024

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    Geneva Harris

    February 4, 2024 at 10:04 pm

    I really enjoyed this, and I missed a few. I am going to use this at a family gathering. Thank you.

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    Sarah

    February 4, 2024 at 11:13 pm

    30 and Thank you

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    Yvonne Perk

    February 5, 2024 at 9:25 pm

    I missed 3, Ty.
    Thank you for the Knowledge!
    V🖤

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    SHARON JACKSON

    February 6, 2024 at 2:26 pm

    I missed 3.

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    Jimmy

    February 7, 2024 at 9:49 am

    I only miss 3 not bad.

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    Glinda

    February 8, 2024 at 1:25 pm

    Good educational tool for everyone. I only missed 3 questions.

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    Allen Lawrence

    February 8, 2024 at 4:28 pm

    A great quiz. I only got 2 wrong.

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    Joyce D Coles

    February 8, 2024 at 7:30 pm

    missed 4, great quiz

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    Tamika S Burns

    February 8, 2024 at 11:02 pm

    I made a 82.85 I missed 6 but learned some knowledge thx

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    GloriaAnn

    February 12, 2024 at 9:25 am

    Gained some new black history missed 8

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    Al E. Byrd

    February 12, 2024 at 2:41 pm

    I missed 2 questions: Didn’t know about the Super Soaker and FUBU.
    Not considered TOP Black History information if you asked me. 🙂

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    Asale

    February 12, 2024 at 4:28 pm

    If you wanted more children and adults to be helped with this quiz you should have slowed down. I don’t think it was meant to be helpful.

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    Toi

    February 12, 2024 at 4:29 pm

    I received a score of 30/35. Great quiz! I also learned some stuff! Thanks for posting.

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    Gracie

    February 12, 2024 at 5:09 pm

    I got them all right, simply because I love Black History.

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    Horace

    February 13, 2024 at 8:35 am

    I got 33 out of 35. this is a good little quiz.

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    Katrina Hawkins

    February 13, 2024 at 12:50 pm

    Really great quiz. I answered 33 correctly.

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    KEVIN S. STOVALL

    February 13, 2024 at 1:37 pm

    I missed three.

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    Cheryl Lincoln

    February 13, 2024 at 1:44 pm

    I got 33 out of 35 correct, I really thought I would get them all. I missed #’s 10 and 11.

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    Ms. Johnnie M. Lemon

    February 14, 2024 at 12:57 pm

    I missed 12 out of the 35

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    Donna L Jackson

    February 14, 2024 at 1:47 pm

    26 Correct out of the 35 questions.

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    Gail R. Bullard

    February 16, 2024 at 3:59 pm

    I enjoyed taking the quiz. I only got 25 right, but it was a learning experience. Thanks!

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    Vincent Van Cleave

    February 17, 2024 at 5:21 pm

    I only got 25 Correct. Not bad for Caucasian. But in the Military, I have had GREAT Leaders and Mentors that are Black. One always says, “think about what we accomplished not what we came from, that’s not what we are.” SFC Phil Irby, Past Kansas State VFW Commander.

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    FRANKIE m RAY

    February 22, 2024 at 3:04 pm

    missed5

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