A Midwife's Tale: The Life of Martha Ballard, Based on Her Diary, 1785-1812 Quiz | Eight Week Quiz B

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through September 1788.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. For how many years did Martha work as a midwife?
(a) 10
(b) 20
(c) 40
(d) 50

2. What is the function of a midwife?
(a) Housekeeping
(b) Teacher
(c) Deliver babies
(d) Weaver

3. What was the death rate in Martha's town between the years of 1785 and 1790?
(a) 10 per 1500
(b) 15 per 1000
(c) 50 per 1000
(d) 150 per 1000

4. Where did Martha deep much of her accounting?
(a) Her kitchen cupboard
(b) Her diary
(c) Her bedside table
(d) Her desk drawer

5. What is the perception of midwives among those in authority?
(a) Fear
(b) Trust
(c) Scorn
(d) Skepticism

Short Answer Questions

1. How many children does Martha deliver in her lifetime?

2. Delivering babies was left primarily to whom?

3. What is the perception of midwives among women?

4. What business did women handle during Martha's lifetime?

5. What business did men handle during Martha's lifetime?

(see the answer key)

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