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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who wrote the poem "Deliverance"?
2. What was the name of the woman that taught former slaves in the 1860's in the South Carolina Sea Islands?
3. In what year was Darwin's "Origin of Species" published?
4. In what city did Black washerwomen announce that they were going to charge a standard rate for their work? (1866)
5. Whom did the Fifteenth Amendment permit the right to vote to?
Short Essay Questions
1. According to the chapter "Casting of the Die," how did English slave traders describe Black women?
2. What did the end of the chapter "Prelude to a Movement" state were the problems that educated Black women faced?
3. How did Mary Ann Shadd Cary prove that she, as a Black woman, should have the right to vote?
4. What were the differences between the Black and White women's organizations?
5. Describe the two sides regarding the Fifteenth Amendment.
6. What contradictions did Black women face when it came to supporting Booker T. Washington?
7. Ultimately, why was Thomas Moss lynched?
8. Why did many of the Baptist clergy state that the only place for women was in the church singing?
9. What did Robert Purvis say about the equality of sexes?
10. What opinion did "The Woman's Era" (1894) offer regarding the traditional roles of women?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss in detail the problems that Black women faced in regard to the establishment of Black feminist groups. What problems did black women face in regard to opposition from white men and women and from black men?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss in detail the problems that Black women faced prior to the creation of laws that bettered treatment of slaves.
Essay Topic 3
How did interracial cooperation affect the equality movement? What problems were found to lie within interracial cooperation? What problems did interracial cooperation solve?
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