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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Male writers often referred to women who wrote as "_________ with an itch for scribbling."
(a) Harpies.
(b) Blue-stockings.
(c) Kids.
(d) Employees.

2. With which side of their brains does the narrator say men are now writing?
(a) The male side.
(b) The female sight.
(c) The right side.
(d) The left side.

3. What was the "genre" of Dorothy Osborne's writing?
(a) Novels.
(b) Letters.
(c) Poetry.
(d) Essays.

4. To what does the narrator refer as a "complex force?"
(a) Reason.
(b) Men.
(c) Femininity.
(d) Truth.

5. To what author does the narrator attribute the idea that a great mind is androgynous?
(a) Bronte.
(b) Austen.
(c) Coleridge.
(d) Shakespeare.

Short Answer Questions

1. Whose letters seem to forebode an age of virility?

2. What is lacking in Carmichael's writing, according to the narrator?

3. How many sitting rooms did a middle-class 19th century family have?

4. To what does Woolf compare Fascist poetry?

5. What name does the narrator give to the male author she reads after reading so many novels by women?

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