Wonder #2859: Who Is Claudette Colvin?

Question 1 of 3

As quoted in this Wonder, who did Claudette Colvin feel was pushing her down when she was asked to get up and move to the back of the bus?

  1. Susie McDonald and Mary Louise Smith
  2. Rosa Parks and Martin Luther King, Jr.
  3. Sojourner Truth and Harriet Tubman
  4. the NAACP and the 14th Amendment

Question 2 of 3

According to this Wonder, which of the following is NOT a reason the Civil Rights leaders believed Rosa Parks was more likely to receive sympathy from the public than Claudette Colvin?

  1. age difference
  2. difference in skin tone
  3. education level
  4. Colvin came from a family experiencing poverty

Question 3 of 3

Which Supreme Court case did Claudette Colvin win regarding bus segregation in Alabama?

  1. Brown v. Board of Education
  2. Colvin v. State of Alabama
  3. NAACP v. Montgomery
  4. Browder v. Gayle

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