"History is past politics, and politics present history." John Robert Seeley

"The farther backward you can look, the farther forward you can see." Winston Churchill

"What we have to learn to do, we learn by doing." Aristotle


Comprehension (2009)

Case study to which the documents relate:

The Montgomery Bus Boycott, 1956

Study the documents opposite and answer the questions below.


(a) According to document A, which bus line ran past King’s house?

(b) According to document A, who usually travelled on the first bus?

(c) How does document B show that there was a large attendance at Holt Street?

(d) In document B, what is the mood of the people as they approach the church?


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