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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part 4: Chapter 13.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. In the books, Smart Women/Foolish Choices and Women Men Love/Women Men Leave women are told that their problems stem from which of the following choices?
(a) Delaying marriage.
(b) Delaying career entry.
(c) No answers are correct.
(d) Delaying childbearing.

2. In the 1980s, Faludi makes the point that women are marginalized and can ask for childcare and parental leave only if they forego seeking all of the following except:
(a) Reproductive freedom.
(b) Educational opportunity.
(c) Equal pay.
(d) Health care.

3. NBC and ABC use which of the following to undercut women's efforts to organize?
(a) Threats and harassment.
(b) All answers are correct.
(c) Layoffs.
(d) Promotion of corporate faithfuls only.

4. Cries of a "birth dearth" proudly seeks to scare educated white women into keeping up with which of the following groups according to Faludi?
(a) Paupers, fools, and foreigners.
(b) Families in other industrialized nations.
(c) No answers are correct.
(d) Their married, child-bearing peers.

5. Which of the following magazines uses the Harvard-Yale study to sell minis?
(a) Newsweek.
(b) Mademoiselle.
(c) Women's Day.
(d) Women's Wear Daily.

Short Answer Questions

1. Which of the following women had oversight of the funding from the Women's Educational Equity Act?

2. George Gilder writes that family is the ______________ so males denied this are apt to________________.

3. According to Faludi, rather than helping women to overcome the problems with misogyny, the book If I'm So Wonderful, Why Am I Still Single? suggests that women can be happy only if they do all of the following EXCEPT:

4. Which of the following companies chooses to fight the EEOC's case brought against it?

5. Unmarried, childless after forty, hooked on work, a 1970s feminist and the third generation in her family to have a low view of "traditional femininity." This is Faludi's description of which market research trend executive?

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