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1

Covers one aspect of someone's life- one time period

Memoir

2

The battle of Gettysburg was in which state and how many casualties were there?

It was in Pennsylvania and there were 8,000 deaths

3

Occasion of Gettysburg address

Dedication of cemetery

4

Define score

A score is 20 years for example: 4 score and 7 = 87

5

What does the literary term antithesis deal with

Opposites

6

Repeating the same elements of sentence structure is what

Parallel structure

7

What is the extended metaphor in the Gettysburg address

Birth/rebirth

8

Why was the battle of Gettysburg so important

Because it turn the war in favor of the north

9

The speech that praises the dead and gives advice to the living

Eulogy

10

What was Lincoln by profession and his education

His profession was a lawyer and he was self educated

11

Where did slavery began in America and when

It began in Jamestown 1619

12

What invention called slavery to increase in the north and why

The Cottongin and it increased the output of cotton

13

Who was the leader of the underground railroad

Harriet Tubman

14

Who is the former slave famous for speaking and his autobiography

Frederick Douglass

15

Who is famous for writing "Uncle Tom's Cabin"

Harriet Beecher Stowe

16

What is the invention of what made reporting of the Civil War more effective

Telegraph

17

Who shot President Lincoln and in what building

John Wilkes Booth shot Lincoln and in the Ford's theater

18

What year did Little Rock Central integrate

1957

19

Who was the governor of Arkansas when Little Rock Central was integrated

Orval Faubus

20

Who was the NAACP leader who mentored the students

Daisy Bates

21

Who is the famous lawyer credited with winning brown versus board

Thurgood Marshall

22

Who was the president who sent in the U.S. Army

Dwight Eisenhower

23

Who was the African-American girl in the famous hate photo

Elizabeth Eckford

24

What is Melba Pattillo's mothers name and occupation

Her name is Lois and she's a teacher

25

Who is Melba's grandmother's name and occupation

Her name is India and she is a maid

26

What is Melba's brothers name

Conrad

27

What is Melba's boyfriends name

Vince

28

What is grandma's shotguns name

Mr. Higgenbottom

29

Who is Melbas closest friends name

Minnijean Brown

30

Which girl have the heart problem

Thelma Mothershed

31

Who was the only one of the nine to graduate from Central

Ernest Green

32

Which court case ended segregation and when

Brown versus Board of Education ended it and it was in 1954

33

What was Melba's army guard's name

Danny

34

Which amendment outlawed slavery

13th amendment

35

Who was the 14-year-old boy lynched in 1955 in Mississippi

Emmett Till

36

Where was Rosa Parks from

Montgomery, Alabama

37

Where was Martin Luther King Jr. from

Atlanta, Georgia

38

Who was the leader in India who advocated nonviolent protest

Gandhi

39

Who were the people in India seeking independence from

Great Britain

40

NAACP

National Association for the advancement of colored people

41

The role of freedom riders were related to what

Busses

42

The church that was bombed where the girls were killed

16th St. Baptist Church

43

The march on Washington was the hundredth anniversary of what

The Emancipation Proclamation

44

I have a dream speech was spoken in front of what

Lincoln Memorial

45

The focus of freedom summer of 1964 was on what

Voter registration

46

Who killed Martin Luther King and where

James Earl Ray killed him and in Memphis

47

Who was the first African-American at the University of Mississippi

James Meredith

48

Who is the NAACP leader in Mississippi that was shot in his own driveway

Medgar Evers

49

Police attacked crowd on Selma, Alabama bridge

Edmund Pettus

50

What were the North Carolina protests at Woolworth's lunch counters

Sit-ins

51

What was the 1896 Supreme Court decision created segregation

Plessy versus Ferguson

52

What was the fee imposed to keep African-Americans from voting

Poll tax

53

First African-American child to integrate elementary school

Ruby Bridges

54

"Mother to son" is a form of what

Dramatic monologue

55

Who is the famous African-American poet who wrote the poem

Langston Hughes

56

Regional speech

Dialect

57

What is a poem that doesn't have a regular rhyming or rhythm pattern

Free verse

58

What is the name of an initiation Court

Rat Court

59

Main character in initiation and what did the birds symbolize

The main character is Millicent and bird symbolize spiritual

60

What types of bird are compared in initiation

Sparrows and Heather birds

61

Where was the sniper set in

Ireland

62

How was the sniper injured

Shot in the arm

63

What type of irony is at the end of the sniper

Situational

64

What is the brother's name in the Scarlet Ibis and what year is it set in

The brother's name is Doodle and it is set in 1918

65

Storms in literature represent what

Conflict

66

What is the child's name in the flowers

Myop

67

Story someone's life written by the person from birth to present

Autobiography