Despite emancipation during the Civil War, black Americans continued to face prejudice. Many states introduced legislation - known as Jim Crow laws - that segregated black from white Americans.
What were the collection of laws used in Southern states to ensure Black Americans were treated unequally?
The John Crow Laws
The Jim Crow Laws
The James Crow Laws
Many Black Americans had to pass which type of test in order to register to vote in the late 19th and early 20th centuries?
A literacy test
A fitness test
An IQ test
What name was given to the overall leader of the KKK?
The Grand Master
The Grand Wizard
The Grand Lord
What conditions had to be met to become a member of the KKK?
Members had to be American born, white, Catholic and at least 16
Members had to be American born, white, Protestant and at least 18
Members had to be American born, white, Protestant and at least 16
What methods did the KKK use against Black Americans?
The KKK would intimidate, kidnap, beat up and murder Black Americans
The KKK would pay Black Americans to move to another area
The KKK negotiated peacefully with Black Americans to settle disputes