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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 used this term to describe the feminist view of men that is not threatening.
(a) Feminist testosterone.
(b) Feminine men,
(c) Feminist masculinity.
(d) Emasculated men.
2. What type of man does hooks describe as feeling unimportant and out of control?
(a) Men with many children.
(b) Men with bad mothers.
(c) Men with well-paying jobs.
(d) Unemployed men.
3. 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 for liberation.
(b) There would be no possibility to break down the bonds of patriarchy.
(c) There would be no possibility for sisterhood.
(d) There would be no possibility of feminism continuing on.
4. Which of the following is the definition given for domestic violence?
(a) A small-minded person exerts force over another person.
(b) A powerful individual controls another through force.
(c) A weak indvidual exerts force over a stronger one.
(d) A man control a woman through force.
5. According to hooks, what liberates women?
(a) Economic self-sufficiency.
(b) Having reproductive rights.
(d) Men's ideals.
Short Answer Questions
1. According to hooks, what did privileged-class white women expect lower classes and blacks to be in the feminist movement?
2. Who did hooks describe as joining the feminist movement out of natural progression?
3. Which type of feminists were dismayed to learn their leaders were committed to imperialism, according to hooks?
4. Hooks claimed that many women stay in bad relationships for what reason?
5. In the 1960s, what fraction of America's women were working?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is the difference between a "woman-identified woman" and a "man-identified woman"?
2. Hooks claims that what changed the face of the feminist movement more than any other factor and why?
3. What are some important issues that feminists are concerned with in countries that are not the United States of America?
4. What are two practices hooks described as originating from sexism and misogyny?
5. What are the consequences hooks describes of lacking sexual liberation?
6. How did hooks, and other women, recognize that sexual liberation and sexual promiscuity were not the same thing?
7. Why and how did many working women receive mixed messages, according to hooks?
8. Hooks claims that patriarchal violence is based on what beliefs?
9. What wisdom does hooks find that lesbians brought to the feminist movement?
10. What types of violence constitute patriarchal violence?
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