Literacy test - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A literacy test, in the context of American political history from the 1890s to the 1960s, refers to state government practices of administering tests to prospective ...
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Veterans of the Civil Rights Movement -- Literacy Tests
Alabama Voter Application Form & Literacy Test (1965) Louisiana Voter Literacy Test (1963) Mississippi Voter Application & Literacy Test (mid-1950s)
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Take the Impossible “Literacy” Test Louisiana Gave ...
Update, 7.3: Read more about my hunt for an original, archival copy of this test here. This week’s Supreme Court decision in Shelby County v. Holder ...
http://www.slate.com/blogs/the_vault/2013/06/28/voting_rights_and_the_supreme_court_the_impossible_literacy_test_louisiana.html
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Literacy test | Define Literacy test at Dictionary.com
noun 1. an examination to determine whether a person meets the literacy requirements for voting, serving in the armed forces, etc.; a test of one's ability to read ...
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Louisiana Voter Literacy Test ~ circa 1963
Louisiana Voter Literacy Test ~ circa 1963 The circa 1963 Louisiana literacy test is typical of the tests used throughout the South before passage of the Voting ...
http://www.crmvet.org/info/la-test.htm
Georgia's Literacy Test | Today In Georgia History
It was a major blow to the rights of black Georgians. At the same time, a new phrase was born – the Grandfather Clause. In 1907, Georgia Governor Hoke Smith, who ...
http://www.todayingeorgiahistory.org/content/georgias-literacy-test
The Rise and Fall of Jim Crow. Tools and Activities | PBS
Literacy tests were used to keep people of color -- and, sometimes, poor whites -- from voting, and they were administered at the discretion of the officials in ...
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/jimcrow/voting_literacy.html
Literacy skills tests - The Department for Education
In this section you will find information and further resources to help you prepare for, and pass, the literacy professional skills test for trainee teachers.
http://www.education.gov.uk/sta/professional/b00211208/literacy
Cultural Literacy Tests | Challenge Yourself With Our Free ...
Cultural literacy tests - challenge yourself with our free online practice cultural literacy tests. Learn all about cultural literacy with these fun cultural literacy ...
http://www.readfaster.com/culturalliteracy/
Civic Literacy Report - Civics Quiz - Intercollegiate ...
Quiz. Full Civic Literacy Exam (from our 2008 survey) Are you more knowledgeable than the average citizen? The average score for all ...
http://www.isi.org/quiz.aspx?q=FE5C3B47-9675-41E0-9CF3-072BB31E2692
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