WONDER #2919: What Is the NAACP?

Question 1 of 3

Why did the founders of the NAACP initially meet?

  1. They wanted to put policies in place to support the Emancipation Proclamation.
  2. They were bothered by the growing mistreatment of Black people.
  3. They wanted to start a group for Black people only.
  4. To create a chance to meet Abraham Lincoln.

Question 2 of 3

This Wonder is mostly about . . .

  1. Black history in the era of slavery.
  2. Race riots in the early 1900s.
  3. Thurgood Marshall’s first court cases.
  4. How Blacks and Whites came together to support the civil rights of Black people.

Question 3 of 3

How do we know that there is still a need to fight for racial equality?

  1. Race riots are still a problem.
  2. There are still racial differences in health care and other justice areas.
  3. The NAACP has existed for more than 100 years.
  4. All of the above.

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