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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Hooks proposed that more work needs to be done with the relationships between what kinds of women?
(a) Young white and young black girls.
(b) White women in leadership and black women in leadership.
(c) White and black women in the workplace.
(d) Elderly white and elderly black women.
2. According to hooks, what liberates women?
(a) Men's ideals.
(b) Having reproductive rights.
(d) Economic self-sufficiency.
3. Who was stereotyped and broadly given a sexist identity, according to hooks?
(a) White men.
(c) Black men.
4. Hooks claims that sexism could only be eliminated when men realized which of the following?
(a) They do not have to be dominant over anyone.
(b) They do not have to hate women.
(c) They do not have to be masculine.
(d) They do not have to love all women.
5. From hooks' point of view, why did many conservative presses consistently present feminists as "man haters"?
(a) To discredit the feminist movement.
(b) To find a way to get others interested in feminism.
(c) To actively encourage hate for women.
(d) To prove a true statement.
Short Answer Questions
1. Hooks describes the conservative solution for the hard life of working women as what?
2. When some feminists within the movement sought to make the movement anti-male, what did hooks claim they deflected?
3. Hooks claimed that she was how old when she began confronting the issue of racism and demanding change?
4. In the scenario that hooks presents, what did the young girl notice about the women who appeared on TV or in magazines?
5. Which of the following did hooks describe as a barrier to the spread of feminism?
Short Essay Questions
1. What role does spirituality and religion play in feminism?
2. What relationship did white feminists have to feminism in other parts of the world, according to hooks?
3. Why and how did many working women receive mixed messages, according to hooks?
4. What is required for women to be liberated from Hooks' perspective?
5. What wisdom does hooks find that lesbians brought to the feminist movement?
6. What did the conservative press tend to say about feminists?
7. What were some of the problems that hooks witnessed with feminist parenting?
8. How did many white feminists react to black women pointing out racism within the feminist movement?
9. What were the benefits of sexual liberation, according to hooks?
10. What is the difference between a "woman-identified woman" and a "man-identified woman"?
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