EL Civics for ESL Students

Martin Luther King, Jr. Quiz Answers 1-5

1. What movement tried to end racial discrimination?

The Civil Rights Movement.

2. What did Martin Luther King, Jr. do?

He fought for civil rights and equality for all Americans, especially African Americans.

3. Martin Luther King, Jr. had a dream. What was his dream?

His dream was equality and civil rights for all Americans.

4. When was Martin Luther King, Jr. born?

He was born January 15, 1929.

5. Is Martin Luther King, Jr. Day a national holiday?

Yes, it is. It is on the third Monday in January.

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