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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the name of the monologue that discusses birth?
(a) "My Vagina was a Village".
(b) "My Angry Vagina".
(c) "I Was there in the Room".
(d) "Crooked Braid".
2. What country are the "comfort women" discussed in "Say It" from?
(a) United States.
3. Complete the following sentence by the author discussing female victims of violence, "women were totally at risk, where they had been raped or murdered or dismissed or simply not allowed to ______".
4. What would often happen during live presentations of The Vagina Monologues according to "Pushing the Edge"?
(a) They were publicized.
(b) They were shut down.
(c) They were moved.
(d) They were altered.
5. Who writes the section "V-Day: Ten Years of Changing the Story of Women"?
(a) Founders and organizers of the V-Day Movement.
(b) Participants in the play.
(c) Rape vitims.
(d) Female victims of violence.
Short Answer Questions
1. How many brain surgeries does the speaker of "Crooked Braid" have to get after one particularly bad beating by her husband?
2. How much money did the first V-Day presentation earn?
3. How does the abused woman from another country become disfigured because of her husband?
4. What is the heading used on the monologues paying tribute to women affected by violence?
5. What profession did the speaker of "The Woman who Loved to Make Vaginas Happy" used to hold before devoting her time to women?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does the speaker in "The Vulva Club" describe naming her vagina?
2. Describe the nature of the "Spotlight Monologues".
3. What does the author say the word home meant to the homeless women discussed in "The Little Coochi Snorcher that Could"?
4. How does the author describe the birth of her granddaughter in the book?
5. What conclusion does the author come to regarding the words of the prostitute at the end of "The Woman who Loved to Make Vaginas Happy"?
6. How does the author describe the reactions of her public performances of the Vagina Monologues in "Reclaiming cunt"?
7. How is the prostitute's work described in "The Woman who Loved to Make Vaginas Happy"?
8. How does a woman attempt to shame her husband in "Crooked Braid"?
9. What does the author say about birth at the beginning of "I Was There In the Room"?
10. How does the author address spousal violence in "Islamabad"?
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