This was a group of African American students who used civil disobedience to change segregation laws
Ernest Vandiver formed this commission to travel through Georgia to find out how Georgians felt about integration?
Sibley Commission
Who is considered the last overtly segregationist governor in our states history?
Lester Maddox
Georgia began to change from a one-party system to a two- party system after what was found unconstitutional?
County Unit System
He was a mentor for Martin Luther King Jr. and was a leading advocate of civil rights before and after the modern Civil Rights Movement
Benjamin Mays
This New Deal Program created thousands of jobs for people during the First World War. It no longer exists but it was the longest lasting program
President Franklin Delano Roosevelt purchased the Little White House hoping to find a cure for what?
The stock market crashed on Tuesday, October 29, 1929. What was that date known as?
Black Tuesday
Because of the Dust Bowl and what event cause people to move southern and northern cities?
Great Depression
A policy or attitude of letting things take their own course, without interfering.
What was World War I originally called?
The Great War
On December 7, 1941, over 300 Japanese planes attacked ____________ in hopes of crippling the U.S. Military. What was the name of the place the Japanese attacked
Pearl Harbor
A major contribution during the war came from the large number of civilians who built “liberty ships” during the war. Other than the Savannah shipyard what was the other shipyard
Who was known as the “Father of the Two Ocean Navy”
Carl Vinson
When the U.S. lent support to allies who were at war. The U.S. sent over billions of dollars’ worth of supplies to the United Kingdom, France, the Soviet Union, and China. What was that term?
Lend Lease Act
William B. Hartsfield, Ivan Allen Jr. and ____________ contributed to the growth of Georgia?
Major League Teams
How many Juvenile Courts are in the state of Georgia?
This crime is one that carries a penalty of more than one year in prison?
If a Juvenile breaks a law that would be a crime if an adult did it – the juvenile would be called a __________?
Delinquent Juvenile
What is the first step of the Juvenile Justice Code
What is another name for a crime committed by an unruly juvenile?
Status Offence
The role of the _______ Branch is to Interpret the Georgia Constitution, protect the legal rights of citizens
This group consisted of three politicians Joseph E. Brown, Alfred H. Colquitt, and John B. Gordon who dominated Georgia politics for over 30 years
Bourbon Triumvirate
Began in 1867 in Tennessee. They used terroristic actions to intimidate freed blacks and white republicans. Who are they?
Ku Klux Klan
Instituted in 1917, gave more power to rural, less populated counties than to urban ones. Under the system, counties were divided into three categories and given specific number of “unit votes.”
County Unit System