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 laws were used to treat Black Americans unequally in Southern States?
The John Crow Laws
The Jim Crow Laws
The James Crow Laws
Many Black Americans had to pass what in order to register to vote?
A literacy test
A fitness test
An IQ test
What was the leader of the KKK called?
The Grand Master
The Grand Wizard
The Grand Lord
What did members need to be before joining the KKK?
American born, white and Catholic
American born, white and religious
American born, white and Protestant
How did the KKK treat Black Americans?
Intimidate, kidnap, beat up and murder Black Americans
Pay Black Americans to move to another area
Negotiate peacefully with Black Americans to settle disputes
Which other groups did the KKK mistreat?