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Where was Malcolm X from?

He was born in Omaha, Nebraska. He and his family moved to Milwaukee, Michigan, then moved to Lansing. In 1937, he was sent to a detention home in Mason, Michigan to finish sc (MORE)

Why is Malcolm X called Malcolm X?

It was used to represent the surname he would have had, had his ancestors not been captured or enslaved. It followed the tradition of his religion, Nation of Islam, to change (MORE)

What did Malcolm X do?

Malcolm x spoke against the unfair treatment to the African Americans. In addition Malcolm X was a leader in the Nation of Islam in the 1960's promoting self-pride and nationa (MORE)

What does x mean in Malcolm X?

Malcolm X explained the "X": "The Muslim's 'X' symbolized the true African family name that he never could know. For me, my 'X' replaced the white slavemaster name of 'Little' (MORE)

Why did they call Malcolm Malcolm x?

Malcolm was born Malcolm Little. He considered Little to be a slave name and changed it to X to represent his lost tribal name.
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What did the x in Malcolm X stand for?

The 'x' in Malcolm X stands for the unknown last name. He was born with the last name Little, but believed that it wasn't his real last name, just a name that was handed down (MORE)

What is the answer to 20c plus 5 equals 5c plus 65?

20c + 5 = 5c + 65 Divide through by 5: 4c + 1 = c + 13 Subtract c from both sides: 3c + 1 = 13 Subtract 1 from both sides: 3c = 12 Divide both sides by 3: c = 4
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