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Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is probably the most famous civil rights movement leader, writer and baptist preacher. This 10-question quiz will take you through his life and will provide some more information about Dr. King.

Question 1:


Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. graduated with a degree in Sociology from what college?
Morehouse College
Williams College
Spelman Colege
Vassar College

Question 2:


Martin Luther King, Jr. was president of this civil right organization which he led until his assassination.
Southern Christian Leadership Organization
Urban League
Rainbow Coalition
Congress on Racial Equality

Question 3:


In what year was Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. awarded the Nobel Peace Prize?
1966
1962
1964
1965

Question 4:


The March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, a large political rally at which Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered his famous "I have a Dream" speech, took place on what date?
May 28, 1963
June 28, 1962
August 27, 1964
August 28, 1963

Question 5:


"Letter from Birmingham Jail", an open letter by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., was first published in which of the following political magazines?
The Nation
Time Magazine
National Review
The New Leader

Question 6:


In which year did Time Magazine name Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. "Man of the Year'?
1960
1963
1964
1962

Question 7:


Who stabbed Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in the chest while he was autographing his recently published book in Harlem, New York?
David Garrows
Izola Curry
Taylor Branch
Harper Williams

Question 8:


Which of the following is the name of the Memphis motel in which Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was assassinated on April 4, 1968?
Stratford Motel
Peabody Motel
Lorraine Motel
Bedford Motel

Question 9:


At what age was Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. ordained a minister at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta?
21
19
20
23

Question 10:


Martin Luther King, Jr. was awarded a PhD degree by which university?
Bastyr University
Boston University
Brenau University
Atlanta State University

 


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