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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 10 and 11.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In the title of Chapter Five, what term is used to describe men's relationship to the feminist movement.
(a) Enemy number one.
(b) Comrades in struggle.
(c) Friends of the cause.
(d) The oppressor.
2. In Chapter 2, what are the author's thoughts on a universally accepted definition of feminism?
(a) She says that it continues to be difficult to find a universally accepted definition.
(b) She does not see the relevance in trying to find a universally accepted definition.
(c) She thinks that the current definition is already adequate and people should focus on more important matters.s
(d) She doesn't understand why it is so difficult for people to agree on a universal definition..
3. In Chapter Four, what does the author give as the broad definition of "sisterhood" from the early feminist movement?
(a) Women who share the same parents.
(b) Unity between working women.
(c) Common religion among women.
(d) Unity between women.
4. What has desensitized women and men to violence in the author's view?
(a) She does not feel that women have become desensitized to violence.
(b) Their families.
(c) Its use in everyday language.
(d) Its prevalence in the media.
5. What has been the result of this mode of circulation?
(a) It has made feminist thought accessible to a wider range of women.
(b) It has limited access to feminist ideas to those who own televisions.
(c) It has kept feminist thought more localized, since word of mouth does not travel over large distances.
(d) It has limited participation in the movement to those who can read.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does the author characterize black women's future role in the feminist movement?
2. How did many lower/middle class and/or non-white women respond to this view of work?
3. When and where did the author enroll in her first women's studies class?
4. As stated in the 1984 Preface, what is the primary weakness of feminist theory that the author promises to address in her book?
5. According to the author's Preface (2000), where is visionary feminist discourse increasingly talked about?
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