Jeopardy 20 20African American 20History by YL02220T

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 Barack                Music
 Obama
             Firsts            History    Women

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                   Final Question
Category 1
 President Barack Obama
Question: Where was President Barack
Obama born?


          Answer: Hawaii




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Question: President Obama graduated
from Columbia University with a
degree in what field?
      Answer: Political Science




Category 1: 10 Points
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Question: Where did President Obama
attend law school? (Hint: He was the
president of the _______ Law Review)
          Answer: Harvard




Category 1: 25 Points
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Question: What is the first and last
name (maiden name) of the first lady?


     Answer: Michelle Robinson




Category 1: 50 Points
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Question: What is the name of
President Obama’s second published
book? (Hint: He gained national fame
for his speech on this topic at the
Democratic National Convention.)

    Answer: The Audacity of Hope


Category 1: 100 Points
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Category 2
 African-American Firsts
Question: What is the name of the
first African-American licensed pilot?


       Answer: Bessie Coleman




Category 2: 5 Points
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Question: What is the name of the first
African-American major league
baseball player?
       Answer: Jackie Robinson




Category 2: 10 Points
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Question: Who was the first African-
American to win a Nobel Prize for
Literature?
       Answer: Toni Morrison




Category 2: 25 Points
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Question: Who was the first African-
American U.S. Supreme Court Justice?


     Answer: Thurgood Marshall




Category 2: 50 Points
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Question: Who was the first African-
American Secretary of State?

       Answer: Colin Powell




Category 2: 100 Points
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Category 3
        Music
Question: The top selling album of
2008 called “Tha Carter III” features
what artist?
                Answer:
                Lil Wayne



Category 3: 5 Points
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Question: The name of Beyonce’s
album released in 2008 is called “I Am
_____ ______.”
                 Answer:
               Sasha Fierce



Category 3: 10 Points
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Question: What is the name of the
hip-hop artist/businessman that
started Bad Boy Entertainment?
               Answer:
   Sean “Puffy” Combs (P. Diddy)



Category 3: 25 Points
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Question: Who is known as the
Godfather of Soul?


        Answer: James Brown




Category 3: 50 Points
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Question: Who is known as the Queen
of Soul?


      Answer: Aretha Franklin




Category 3: 100 Points
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Category 4
 African-American History
Question: What is the name of the
laws that the southern states enacted
to enforce separate facilities for
blacks and whites?
                Answer:
            Jim Crow Laws


Category 4: 5 Points
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Question: Who gave a speech in 1963
known as, “I Have A Dream?”


   Answer: Martin Luther King, Jr.




Category 4: 10 Points
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Question: Who was arrested in 1955 in
Montgomery, Alabama for refusing to give her
seat on the bus to a white passenger.

           Answer: Rosa Parks




Category 4: 25 Points
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Question: What is the name of the
civil rights leader who traveled
throughout Africa and made a
pilgrimage to Mecca under the name
Malik El-Shabazz?
         Answer: Malcolm X


Category 4: 50 Points
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Question: In 1954 the U.S. Supreme Court
overturned the doctrine of “separate but equal,”
ruling that segregation in public schools is
impermissible. What is the name of this
Supreme Court Case?
    Answer: Brown v. Board of Education


Category 4: 100 Points
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Category 5
 African-American Women
Question: What is the name of the
most well know Underground Railroad
conductor, also known as “Moses?”
      Answer: Harriet Tubman




Category 5: 5 Points
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Question: What is the name of the
woman who started her broadcasting
career while still in high school and is
the first African-American woman
billionaire?

        Answer: Oprah Winfrey


Category 5: 10 Points
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Question: What is the name of the
novelist and folklorist anthropologist
who wrote, Their Eyes Were Watching
God?
     Answer: Zora Neale Hurston



Category 5: 25 Points
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Question: What is the name of the poet
that spoke at the inauguration of
President Bill Clinton and wrote, I
Know Why the Caged Bird Sings?

        Answer: Maya Angelou



Category 5: 50 Points
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Question: What is the name of the
woman who became the first hip-hop
artist honored with a star on the
Hollywood Walk of Fame?
       Answer: Queen Latifah



Category 5: 100 Points
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Question: Who said, “It’s not just
enough to change the players. We’ve
gotta change the game.”
               Answer:
      President Barack Obama



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