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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What magazine, in January 1924, announced that it would "show in pictures as well as writing, Negro women who are unique, accomplished, beautiful, intelligent, industrious, talented, and successful"?
2. Who founded the UNIA?
3. In what year was the Anti-Lynching Crusaders organized?
4. Who was the first Black woman named to the federal bench and also became the Manhattan Borough President in 1954?
5. According to the chapter "Black Braintrusters," how many Black women marched into the White House in 1941?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Throughout the book, Ida B. Wells is discussed in great detail. Discuss Well's accomplishments throughout her time as an activist.
Essay Topic 2
How did Black women impact the issues associated with race? What did they initiate? What progress were they responsible for?
Essay Topic 3
Part one of the book was dedicated to Black women "inventing themselves." Discuss in detail the steps that Black women needed to take to invent themselves.
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