EL Civics for ESL Students

Cesar Chavez Quiz Answers

1. Who was Cesar Chavez?

He was a Mexican American farm worker and labor leader.

2. When was he born?

He was born on March 31, 1927.

3. What organization did he co-found with Dolores Huerta?

United Farm Workers (UFW).

4. What farm product did he ask Americans to not buy?

Grapes.

5. Why did the grape pickers go on strike?

They wanted higher wages.


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