i was looking at another post and someone was asking about the one drop rule...i have a friend and i didnt have any idea what race she was never mind i barely heard of the coutry she was from,but they said her race was determined by the one drop rule.what is this...Answer Question
Asked by Anonymous at 11:48 AM on Dec. 9, 2009 in Just for Fun
Answer by matobe at 11:55 AM on Dec. 9, 2009
Answer by keisha613 at 11:59 AM on Dec. 9, 2009
Answer by twin_mommy at 12:07 PM on Dec. 9, 2009
Answer by Pnukey at 2:45 PM on Dec. 9, 2009
It goes on to say that a drop is equal to 1/16th ancestry. It was mostly used in conjunction black people, but also Native Americans when writing segregation laws.
Well, I learned something new today. Thanks!
Answer by Pnukey at 2:49 PM on Dec. 9, 2009