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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. Who wrote the book "Bloodroots"?
(a) Alma Villanueva.
(c) Cherrie Moraga.
(d) Barbara Smith.
2. "Feminism for you means working for the equality and humanity of women and men, for children, for the _________________ that is possible." (Nellie Wong)
3. What kind of crisis does Hattie Gossett claim there is at the time of her book's release?
(a) World-wide literacy crisis.
(b) National employment crisis.
(c) World-wide employment crisis.
(d) National literacy crisis.
4. Who was Malintzin?
(a) An Indian princess.
(b) An Aztec nobel woman.
(c) A goddess.
(d) A mythological fairy.
5. What is no black person in this country surprised about? (Smith/Smith dialogue)
Short Answer Questions
1. What does being a "Yellow Feminist" mean? (Merle Woo)
2. Why can't Gloria Anzaldua sleep at night?
3. What is the NBFO?
4. What is one of Gloria Anzaldua's biggest fears?
5. The introduction to "El Mundo Zurdo: The Vision" relates that Third Women are especially vulnerable to____________.
Short Essay Questions
1. What did Beverly Smith claim was the problem with analyzing problems within the women's movement?
2. What happened to Gloria Anzaldua when she began to write the essay "La Prieta"?
3. Why did Cheryl Clarke state that being a lesbian is a dangerous act of rebellion?
4. Why did Nellie Wong state that she will not stop working and writing? ("In Search of the Self As Hero: Confetti of Voices on New Year's Night")
5. What did Michelle Wallace, as noted by the Combahee River Colective, state about the struggle to change the Black woman's condition?
6. What did Gloria Anzaldua's mother want in return for birthing Gloria?
7. How did Cherrie Moraga describe the similarities and differences between Third World women writers?
8. Why did Hattie Gossett believe that it would be difficult to get her book out?
9. Why did Barbara Smith claim that "virtually no Black person in this country ...is surprised about oppression"?
10. Why did the Combahee River Collective state that they were socialists?
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