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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What reason does the author give for lower and middle class women's relationship with power?
(a) They work all the time.
(b) They need further political education.
(c) They have lived in circumstances that required self-reliance, rather than dependency.
(d) They have met with a lot of defeat.
2. Related to the issue of feminist writing, between which two groups does the author notice tension in the greater feminist movement?
(a) The tension between those who advocate scientific analysis and those advocating political manifestos.
(b) The tension between those who write and discuss theories and ideas and those who engage in direct activism to support the feminist movement.
(c) The tension between younger and older women.
(d) The tension between those who are idealistic and those who are practical.
3. What is the author's opinion of the early feminist belief about creating change?
(a) It was very forceful.
(b) It was too pessimistic.
(c) It was both idealistic and unrealistic.
(d) It was not idealistic enough.
4. Which one of the following is true of the author beliefs about child care centers?
(a) They should be run with discipline and order.
(b) They should not provide food for the children's lunches.
(c) They should be run exclusively by women.
(d) They should be staffed by workers of both genders.
5. The title of Chapter Twelve, "Feminist Revolution: Development through Struggle," refers to which of the following ideas?
(a) Feminists create change by holding serious debates.
(b) That feminist-oriented change is achieved through perseverance and hard work.
(c) The feminist revolution will only be won via armed struggle.
(d) That the feminist movement must struggle for the benefit of developing countries.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is violence truly a manifestation of for the author?
2. The title of Chapter Ten, "Revolutionary Parenting," suggests which of the following ideas?
3. According to the author, in what form has feminist thought primarily been circulated?
4. According to the author, tensions about motherhood existed between which two schools of thought?
5. Which one of the following ideas is not mentioned by the author in her discussion of how feminist-oriented change can actually come about?
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