An interactive, 50 question powerpoint quiz on Black History Month (African-American Month) celebrated in the UK in October and the USA in February.
There are 3 multiple choice answers.
Can be administered in a variety of ways - to individuals or teams. PLEASE NOTE - ANSWERS CAN BE FOUND BY CLICKING ON QUESTION MARK ON EACH SLIDE. Answers can be given either as you go through the quiz or at the end.
An answer sheet is provided to record answers.
1. Where can most black Americans trace back to their original roots
2. What was the name of the operation that helped slaves escape
to the North of America during the mid-1800s?
3. Who refused to give up her seat at the front of the of a bus to a
4. Which British Member of Parliament, led the anti-slavery
movement in the UK?
5. What was the name of the anti-slavery book written by American
author, Harriet Beecher Stowe?
6. Which US president signed the ‘Emancipation Proclamation’
which allowed slaves to go free?
7. Who was the first Black actress to win an Oscar in 2001 for her
performance in Monster's Ball?
There are also picture questions on famous African-Americans with 'optional' clues.