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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Hooks makes it clear that a "woman-identified woman" was not synonymous with which of the following?
(b) White woman.
2. Great concern exists among feminists for the plight of women in which countries?
(a) South American countries.
(b) Asian countries.
(c) Middle eastern countries.
(d) Third-world countries.
3. What type of man does hooks describe as feeling unimportant and out of control?
(a) Men with bad mothers.
(b) Men with many children.
(c) Unemployed men.
(d) Men with well-paying jobs.
4. Who is most prominent to hooks as paving the way for reconsideration of racist issues for society?
(a) Hispanic women.
(b) Black activists.
(c) White leaders.
(d) Black men.
5. When some feminists within the movement sought to make the movement anti-male, what did hooks claim they deflected?
(a) White responsibility.
(b) Female responsibility.
(c) Male responsibility.
(d) Black responsibility.
6. Hooks claimed that many women stay in bad relationships for what reason?
(a) They wanted to prove to their parents they could make a relationship work.
(b) They couldn't afford to live on their own.
(c) They were in love.
(d) They were unaware of divorce.
7. Hooks describes one of the major focuses of the early feminist movement as being what?
(a) Raising children free of sexist thinking.
(b) Raising children to become good adults.
(c) Raising girls to believe in themselves.
(d) Raising boys to respect girls.
8. According to hooks, where do sex clubs exist that feminists should be concerned with?
(a) Middle East.
(d) Far East.
9. Hooks claims that feminist leaders must connect issues in other countries to issues where?
(a) Asian countries.
(b) Third-world countries.
(d) Their own societies.
10. According to hooks, which forms of violence must be fought against?
(a) Male on female violence.
(b) Parent on child violence.
(c) All forms of violence.
(d) Female on female violence.
11. According to many reformist thinkers, what made a woman liberated?
(a) If they had their own money.
(b) If they had children.
(c) If they were happy.
(d) If they had a job.
12. Without addressing the issue of racism in the minds of white feminist leaders, why would feminism be doomed in hooks' perspective?
(a) There would be no possibility to break down the bonds of patriarchy.
(b) There would be no possibility for sisterhood.
(c) There would be no possibility of feminism continuing on.
(d) There would be no possibility for liberation.
13. By the 1990s, hooks claims that half the women in America were which of the following?
(a) Working women.
14. What is the other term that hooks uses to describe domestic violence?
(a) Family violence.
(b) Patriarchal violence.
(c) Male on female violence.
(d) Hate violence.
15. What message does hooks attribute some feminists as being reluctant to send?
(a) That the oppressor was part of the movement.
(b) That the feminist movement did not welcome new members.
(c) That the oppressor was always bad.
(d) That men were not allowed to be feminists.
Short Answer Questions
1. Hooks claims there is a link between domestic violence and what?
2. According to hooks, early activists were remiss for not stressing which of the following?
3. Hooks attributes who to contributing to young boys' distorted view of what defines masculinity when it came to feminist parenting?
4. Hooks claims that sexism could only be eliminated when men realized which of the following?
5. According to hooks, how many cents out of each dollar that men earned did women earn?
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