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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. On what levels of culture and society is violence most likely to exist?
(a) On all levels: family, community, government, international relations, etc.
(b) Mostly on the interpersonal level.
(c) The author does not make a statement one way or the other.
(d) Mostly between countries at war.
2. According to the title of Chapter Nine, what is one of the primary goals of the feminist movement?
(a) To end violence, especially against women.
(b) To create a government department overseeing women's issues.
(c) To legalize prostitution.
(d) To develop a new rating system for DVDs and video games.
3. What observations does the author make about women and the practice of violence?
(a) Women are actually more violent than men.
(b) Women are more violent as teenagers.
(c) Women also have a capacity for violence and many condone and advocate war.
(d) Women are essentially nonviolent by nature.
4. According to the author, tensions about motherhood existed between which two schools of thought?
(a) Between doctors and midwives.
(b) Between feminists and civil rights activists.
(c) Between Americans and Europeans.
(d) Between early feminist thinking and traditional conception of motherhood.
5. Related to education, what does the author see as one of the primary goals of feminism?
(a) Encouraging women to take more business classes.
(b) Encouraging women not to get lose sight of their families in their quest for an education.
(c) Encouraging women to strive for education and develop their intellects.
(d) Encouraging women to challenge their male professors.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does the author characterize early feminist concepts of sexual liberty?
2. What change in attitudes towards work does the author propose in Chapter Seven.
3. The title of Chapter Ten, "Revolutionary Parenting," suggests which of the following ideas?
4. Which of the following ideas does not appear in the author's discussion of long accepted views of motherhood?
5. What qualities does the author promote in this final chapter on change via the feminist movement?
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