Refused to give up her seat on a bus to a white person.
RosaParks
One of the most successful mass movements against racial segregation. (3 words)
MontgomeryBusBoycott
Civil RIghts organization founded in 1909 to fight prejudice, lynching, and Jom Crow segregation; acronym for the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.)
NAACP
State where Rosa Parks was born.
Alabama
City where Rosa Parks died.
Detroit
Law that required racial segregation. (3 words)
JimCrowLaws
Enforced separation of different racial groups in a country, community, or establishment.
Segregation
Refusal to comply with certain laws as a peaceful from of protest. (2 words)
CivilDisobedience
American Baptist minister, activist, humanitarian, and leader in the African American Civil Rights Movement. (3 words)
MartinLutherKing
Elimination of racial segregation.
Desegregation
Percent of African Americans that had a high school diploma in 1933.
Seven
Rosa Parks' father's occupation.
Carpenter
Rosa Parks had an issue with her teacher at Miss White's Industrial School for Girls because she was __________.
White
Literacy test of United States history and government used as a qualification for voting in federal elections. (2 words)
Citizenshiptest
Rosa Parks' mother's occupation.
Teacher
Key word on the moveable sign used to reserve sections for whites on buses during the era of segregation.
Colored
State in which the Montgomery Bus Boycott took place.
Alabama
Time in history where equal treatment for all, especially African Americans, was strived for. (3 words)
CivilRightsMovement