VSOL 9d 4th Grade

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  1. This woman was teh first African American woman in the United States to establish a bank and become a bank president.

    A.) Maggie L Walker
    B.) Eleanor Roosevelt
    C.) Harriet Tubman
    D.) Amelia Earheart
    A.) Maggie L Walker
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  2. As governor of Virginia, he was known for a "Pay as You Go" policy for road improvements and he modernized Virginia state government.

    A.) Harry F Bird, Sr.
    B.) Joe Manchin
    C.) Arthur Ashe
    D.) Douglas Wilder
    A.) Harry F Bird, Sr.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  3. He was a lawyer that played a key role in Brown v. Board of Education and was a civil rights leader that worked for equal rights for African Americans.

    A.) Oliver W. Hill
    B.) Arthur Ashe
    C.) Oliver Wendell Holmes
    D.) Douglas Wilder
    A.) Oliver W. Hill
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  4. He was the first African American winner of a major men's tennis singles championship. He was also an author and eloquesnt spokesperson for social change.

    A.) Arthur Ashe
    B.) Oliver Wendell Holmes
    C.) Oliver W. Hill
    D.) Douglas Wilder
    A.) Arthur Ashe
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  5. As governor of Virginia, this man promoted racial equality and appointed more African Americans and women to positions in that government than previous governors.

    A.) L. Douglas Wilder
    B.) A. Linwood Holton, Jr.
    C.) George Allen
    D.) Arthur Ashe
    B.) L. Douglas Wilder
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  6. As governor of Virginian, he was the first African American elected a state govenor in the United States.

    A.) George Allen
    B.) A LInwood Holton, Jr.
    C.) L. Douglas Wilder
    D.) Joe Manchin
    C.) L. Douglas Wilder
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VSOL 9d 4th Grade
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Identify persons who made significant political, social and/or economic contributions
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