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MARTIN LUTHER KING

MLK

QUESTIONS ABOUT MLK

IT'S THE LAW

LAW

POLITICS

POLITICS

EDUCATION

EDUCATE

MILITARY

MILITARY

MEDICINE

MEDICINE

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IT OCCURRED IN ATLANTA

GEORGIA ON JANUARY 15, 1929.

MLK BORN

THE FIRST JIM CROW LAW

SEGREGATED PEOPLE IN THIS

SITUATION.

TRAIN PASSENGERS

HE WAS THE FIRST BLACK

MAYOR OF ATLANTA GEORGIA.

MAYNARD JACKSON

THIS SCHOOL WAS THE

ORIGINALLY KNOWN AS THE

STAT NORMAL SCHOOL FRO

COLORED STUDNETS.

ALABAMA STATE

UNIVERSITY

THIS WAS THE FIRST BLACK

REGIMENT RECRUITED DURING

THE CIVIL WAR.

THE 54TH

MASSACHUSETTS COLORED

IN 1984, DR. ALEXIA CANADA

BECAME THE RIST BLACK

WOMAN IN AMERICA TO DO

THIS.

NEUROSURGERY

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AWARDED TO MARTIN LUTHER

KING IN 1964.

NOBEL PEACE PRIZE

IN 1808 HE SIGHNED A BILL INTO

LAW MAKING IT ILLEGAL TO

IMPORT SLAVES INTO THE

UNITED STATES.

THOMAS JEFFERSON

WALTHAL MOORE WAS TE

FIRST BLACK LEGISLATOR IN

MODERN TIMES FROM THIS

STATE.

MISSOURI (ELECTED IN

1920)

HIS SCHOOL IS THE OLDEST

AFRICAN-AMERICAN CATHOLIC

COLLEGE IN THE U.S.

XAVIER UNIVERSITY

(1915) IN NEW ORLEANS

SHE WAS THE FIRST BLACK

WOMAN BRIGADIER GENERAL

IN THE REGULAR ARMY.

SHERIAN CADORIA

IN 1993 DR. DAVID SATCHER

BECAME THE FIRST BLACK

DIRECTOR OF THIS

ORGANIZATION.

CENTER FOR DUSEASE

CONTROL (CDC)

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HE WAS THE FIRST PRESIDENT

OF THIS ORGANIZATION.

SCLC

THE MORE COMMON NAME

FOR THE CIVIL RIGHTS ACT OF

1965.

THE VOTING RIGHTS

ACT

DURING RECONSTRUCTION,

P.B.S. PINCHBACK SERVED AS

GOVERNOR OF THIS SOUTHER

STATE.

LOUSIANA

IN 1904 SHE OPENED A SMALL

FLORIDA SCHOOL FOR BLACK

CHILDREN THAT DEVELOPED

INTO A WELL KNOWN COLLEGE.

MARY MCLEOD BETHUNE

HE WAS THE FIRST BLACK

CASUALTY OF THE AMERICAN

REVOLUTION.

CRISOUS ATTUCKS

THE RESEARCH OF BERTRAM

FRASER-REID IS AIMED AT

FINDING A CURE FOR THIS

DIESEASE.

AIDS

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AFTER RECEIVING THE NOBEL

PEACE PRIZE, KING SHIFTED HIS

FOCUS ON THIS CAUSE,

CAUSING PROBLEMS WITH THE

NAACP.

VIET NAM WAR

THIS AMMENDMENT TO THE

U.S. CONSTITUTION GRANTED

BLACK AMERICANS

CITEZENSHIP AND EQUAL

PROTECTION UNDER THE LAW.

THE 14TH

AMENDMENT(PASSED JULY

HE WAS THE MAYOR OF

WASINGTON D.C. AND FIRST

NATIOAL CHAIRMAN OF THE

STUDENT NONVIOLENT

COORDINATING COMMITTEE.

MARION BARRY

IN 1992 BLENDA WILSON WAS

NAMED PRESIDENT OF TIHS

UNIVERSITY.

UNIVERSITY OF

MICHIGAN

NAVY PILOT DONNIE COCHRAN

JOINED THIS GROUP IN 1986.

BLUE ANGELS

THIS SCIENTISTS RESEARCH

LEAD TO AN EFFICIENT

METHOD OF STORING LARGE

QUANTITIES OF BLOOD

PLASMA IN "BLOOD BANKS".

CHARLES DREW

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Response 5

THE ADDRESSEE FOR HIS

LETTER LETTER IN

BIRMINGHAM CITY JAIL.

THE CLERGY

THIS COLONY IN AMERICA WAS

FIRST TO LEGALIZE SLAVERY.

MASSACHUSETTS

HE WAS THE FIRST BLACK

MAYOR OF LOS ANGELES.

THOMAS BRADLEY

LANI GUINIER BECAME THE

FIRST BLACK FELMALE

TENURED PROFESSOR AT THIS

SCHOOL.

HARVARD LAW SCHOOL

HE WAS THE FIRST BLACK

FOUR STAR GENERAL IN U.S.

MILITARY HISTORY.

DANIEL "CHAPPIE"

JAMES JR.

DR. THEODORE LAWLESS

SPECIALIZED IN THIS AREA.

DERMATOLOGY

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MICHAEL JACKSON

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INVENTORS AND SCIENTISTS

SCIENCE

HIGHER EDUCATION

HIGHER

ED.

POTPOURI

POTPORI

LETTERS

LETTERS

GIVE THE FULL NAME OF

THESE ORGANIZATIONS

MIXED UP TITLES

MIXED UP

TITLES

GIVE THE AUTHORS OF THESE

WORKS.

MEDICINE

MEDICINE

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Response 1

SHE RECEIVED A PATENT ON

1892 FOR THE IRONING BOARD.

SARAH BOONE

IN 1878 HE BECAME THE FIRST

AFRICAN AMERICAN TO

RECEIVE A PHD IN PHIYSICS.

ALEXANDER BOUCHET

THIS AFRICAN AMERICAN

ARTIST IS KNOW AS THE

MASTER OF COLLAGE.

ROMARE BEARDEN

N.A.A.C.P.

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION

FOR THE ADVANCEMENT

"I HAVE KNOWLEDGE OF THE

REASON THE CONFINED AVIAN

VOCALIZES."

MAYA ANGELOU ("I

KNOW WHY THE CAGED

SHE WAS THE FIRST BLACK

WOMAN TO BE EDUCATED AS

A DOCTOR IN THE U.S.

REBECCA LEE CRUMPLER

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HE STARTED HIS OWN

ENGINEERING FIRM AND

CONSTRUCTED MAJOR

PROJECTS ACROSS THE U.S.

INCLUDING THE TIDAL BASIN

BRIDGE IN WASHINGTON D.C.

ARCHIE ALEXANDER

HE WAS THE FIRST AFRICAN

AMERICAN TO EARN A DEGREE

IN COMPUTER SCIENCE.

CLARENCE ELLIS

HE WAS THE FIRST BLACK TO

RECEIVE THE NOBEL PEACE

PRIZE.

DR. RLAPH BUNCHE

S.C.L.C.

SOUTHERN CHRISTIAN

LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE

"TRIO OF GUN MEN."

ALEXANDRE DUMAS

("THREE MUSKETEERS")

HE WAS THE FIRST AFRICAN

AMERICAN TO RECEIVE A

DENTAL DEGREE IN THE U.S.

ROBERT TANNER

FREEMAN

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1200 POINTS


Response 3

HE INVENTED THE AUTOMATIC

RAILROAD COUPLER KNOWN

AS THE "JENNY COUPLER".

ANDREW JACKSON BEARD

HE WAS THE FRIST AFRICAN

AMERICAN TO EARN A

RHOADES SCHOLARSHIP.

DR. ALAINE LEROY

LOCKE

WHICH EUROPEAN NATION

WAS THE FIRST TO STOP

TRADING AFRICAN SLAVES TO

THE UNITED STATES IN 1794.

FRANCE

P.U.S.H.

PEOPLE UNITED TO

SAVE HUMANITY

"A SHRIVELED GRAPE OUT ON

A CLOUDLESS DAY."

LORRAINE HANSBERRY

("A RAISIN IN THE

HE WAS THE FIRST AFRICAN

AMERICAN TO PRACTICE

PSYCIATRY.

DR. SOLOMON CARTER

FULLER

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HIS INVENTION OF THE SEED

PLANTER FOR CORN AND THE

SEED PLANTER FOR COTTON IN

1834 SPED UP THE PLANTING

PROCESS.

HENRY BLAIR

HE WAS THE FIRST AFRICAN

AMERICAN TO BE DIRECTOR OF

THE NATIONAL SCIENCE

FOUNDATION.

WALTER EUGENE MASSEY

THIS ARTIST'S FIRST CANVAS

WAS AN OLD BED SHEET, HE

WAS COMISSIONED TO

CREATE A STATUE BY THE 1996

U.S. OLYMPIC COMMITTEE.

JOHN SOLOMON

SANDRIDGE

A.C.L.U.

AMERICAN CIVIL

LIBERTIES UNION

"SADNESS IN A MID-WESTERN

CITY."

W.C.HANDY ("ST.

LOUIS BLUES")

SHE WAS THE FIRST BLACK

FEMALE DOCTOR TO LEAD A

TEAM IN OPEN-HEART

SURGERY.

DR. MYRA ADELE LOGAN

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KNOWN AS THE "BLACK

EDISON" HE INVENTED THE

"THIRD RAIL" SYSTEM USED IN

SUBWAYS AROUND THE

WORLD.

GRANCILLE T. WOODS

HE WAS THE FRIST AFRICAN

AMERICAN TO EARN A

BACHELOR'S DEGREE IN

COLLEGE.

ALEXANDER TWILIGHT

HE WAS CONSIDERED THE

FIRST BLACK SETTLER IN THE

AREA NOW KNOW AS

CHICAGO.

JEAN BAPTISTE DE

SABLE

N.M.A.

NATIONAL MEDICAL

ASSOCIATION

"RAISE UP ALL VOCAL

PATERNS AND VOCALIZE."

JAMES W. JOHNSON

("LIFT EVERY VOICE

HE DID EXTENSICE REASEARCH

INTO THE USE OF ANTI-BIOTIC

DRUGS AND WAS THE FRIST

BLACK DOCTOR ON THE STAFF

OF THE HARLEM HOSPITAL.

DR. LOUIS T. WRIGHT

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POTPOURI  

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MICHAEL JACKSON

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