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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 was the name of the slave in 1741 that attempted to burn down the entire settlement of Charleston, Massachusetts?
2. According to Virginia law, how many additional years of servitude did a servant woman have to serve if she bore the child of her master?
3. Whom did Anna Julia Cooper state was the "finest woman I have ever known"?
(a) The slave whom acted as her mother.
(b) The slave master's wife.
(c) Her mother.
(d) Ida B. Wells.
4. In 1915, how many state and local branches did the Black Chamber of Commerce have?
5. Who was committed to Dr. S. Wier Mitchell's Hospital of Orthopedic and Nervous Diseases because of her inability to withstand the stresses of being educated and financially sound and having to care for ailing members of her family?
(a) Mary Stone.
(b) Laura Drens.
(c) Martha Biggins.
(d) Jane Addams.
Short Answer Questions
1. Whose philosophy did schools need to use in order to insure funding for Black schools?
2. What caused the death of both of Ida B. Wells' parents?
3. What did Robert Church own, eventually being ransacked in 1866?
4. Whom did the Fifteenth Amendment permit the right to vote to?
5. What exposition in 1893 presented Black women with the opportunity to address the redefining of the criteria of true womanhood?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why did many of the Baptist clergy state that the only place for women was in the church singing?
2. What commonalities did Black and White women's organizations have?
3. What law did Virginia pass in regard to children born to Black female slaves and their masters?
4. Although written to discuss the animal world, Charles Darwin's "Origin of Species" was consequently paralleled to human society. How was this explained?
5. What opinion did "The Woman's Era" (1894) offer regarding the traditional roles of women?
6. What were the differences between the Black and White women's organizations?
7. What incident moved W.E.B. Du Bois to praise Black women for their courage?
8. How did Mary Ann Shadd Cary prove that she, as a Black woman, should have the right to vote?
9. What happened as a result of Ida B. Wellss' British tour?
10. What did Ida B. Wells read in a paper after attending a meeting in Washington, D.C. to speak before Black women activists?
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