SOCIO221 ch 7: Supreme Court decisions

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  1. Plessy v. Ferguson refers to...
    a Supreme Court decision in 1896 which lead to de jure segregation at the macro level
  2. Plessy v. Ferguson
    Home Plessy was a (1)______ man in New Orleans who lost a case against a (2)______ ___ company in New Orleans wherein the (3)___ ____-rule was established
    • 1. Creole
    • 2. street car
    • 3. one drop
  3. Plessy v. Ferguson
    The Plessy decision established that a person...
    with any Black blood would be placed into the Black racial category
  4. Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka refers to...
    a Supreme Court decision in 1954 which made it legal for Black and White elementary school children to attend the same elementary schools
  5. Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka
    Linda Brown was...
    a Black girl whose father filed a lawsuit against Topeka, Kansas Board of Education for refusing to allow his daughter to attend a neighborhood school because she belonged to the Black race
  6. Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka
    The Brown decision established...
    that a child with Black blood could not legally be denied the right to attend a school because of his or her race
  7. Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka
    What was one reaction of the Brown v. Board by the Southern states?
    In the Southern states, the Confederate battle flag was made to be part of the state flag in 1956 to send a message to Black people

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