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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 12.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What can happen to women in light of the social views about their gender?
(a) Women can absorb these views and manifest them in their lives in negative ways.
(b) Nothing happens to women; they are not influenced by social attitudes.
(c) Women can simply imitate men and these views will not affect them.
(d) There is no proof that social attitudes affect individual choices.
2. For the author, what activity would be most likely to help spread feminism and its goals to a wider cross section of women?
(a) Holding town hall events.
(b) Buying ad space on television.
(c) Printing more pamphlets.
(d) Promoting literacy.
3. Were there ever alternate reactions to black women's efforts to participate in the early feminist movement, and if so what were they?
(a) Black women were always seen as a threat to the movement.
(b) Sometimes their ideas inspired new understanding and growth in the movement.
(c) Some white feminists rejected their ideas but most did not.
(d) Black feminists' ideas about class were accepted, but not their ideas about race.
4. For the author, which two main terms had been left out of feminist discussions when she first published her book?
(a) Class and marital status.
(b) Genetics and the role of the family.
(c) Race and class.
(d) Gender and race.
5. What is the awareness about sexual oppression that the author advocates?
(a) Sexual oppression is here to stay.
(b) Sexual oppression is derived from poor self-esteem.
(c) Men are not effected by sexual oppression but they should support ending it.
(d) Sexual oppression damages everyone and ending it will benefit everyone.
Short Answer Questions
1. In Chapter 3, "The Significance of Feminist Movement," the author discusses which of the following themes?
2. For the author, what is the relationship between traditional beliefs about the family and society at large?
3. What are some of the biggest challenges to sisterhood?
4. In the author's view, what three things most determine a woman's destiny?
5. What must happen in order for women to create true sisterhood?
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