Save
Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
focusNode
Didn't know it?
click below
 
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Know
0:00
share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Black/African Americ

DEOMI (test 4)

QuestionAnswer
How does the US OMB define the racial group "Black or African American"? Person having origins in any of the Black racial groups of Africa
What is referred to as "The Great Migration"? During 20th century: More than 1 million Black African Americans migrated to the North (& to a lesser extent to the west)
In the 2010 US Census, how did the median family income of Black or African American's compare to other races? Black/African Amercan's median income $29,328 (compared to $35,856)
Why was legislation enacted in 1787 to count each slave as only 3/5 of a person? North was concerned south would count population of slaves to gain a larger apportionment of seats in congress.
What was the purpose of the US Supreme court decision in Plessy V. Ferguson? The decision enforced racial segregation (and institutionalzied discrimination)
What was the name given to cavalry and infantry Black soldiers following the civil war? Buffalo Soldiers
Who headed the agricultural department at the Tuskegee Normal & Industrial Institute & built their first laboratory? George Washington Carver (he found hundreds of alternative uses for the peanut crop).
What is a contemperary military issue regarding the number of Blacks in the enlisted ranks in almost every Service branch? Over represented in enlisted ranks of ALL SERVICES except the Marine Corps. (Also over represented in Army officer corps).
Created by: tmjust4u
 

 



Voices

Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards