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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. What Black poet's work was entered into "The Congressional Record" by Senator Henry Lodge?
2. At which bible institute did Mary McLeod Bethune study?
3. What cigar company found itself in the middle of a strike in 1917 in Norfolk, Virginia?
4. What school, according to the chapter "The Radical Interracialists," was tongue-lashed by Congress for its library containing a book on socialism?
5. Why did the magazine of the NAACP in 1919 state that Black women felt pride for Black men during the race riots?
Short Essay Questions
1. What were the ratio differences between young Black women and young White women over the age of fourteen working?
2. According to Virginia Durr, what were the two ways that the Depression affected people?
3. What happened to the Daytona School for Girls between 1915 and 1927?
4. What desire did Mary McLeod Bethune have after leaving Presbyterian Mission School?
5. What change did the Susan B. Anthony Amendment face in regard to the Jones Amendment?
6. What was the Negro Congress and the Southern Negro Youth Congress able to settle in regard to the strike between Black women and the I.N. Vaughn Company?
7. Why did the chapter "Cusp of a New Era" state that Black club women's achievements were most satisfying?
8. What initially was to happen to the monies granted for slum clearance in Daytona Beach?
9. What questions were Blacks left with in the years following WWI?
10. What preparations did Lugenia Burns Hope make for the CIC meeting in Memphis?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Many specific acts against Blacks were defined as being the initial reason to start an organization, a woman's initial involvement in the movement, and a call for serious social change. Discuss in depth one of the acts described in the book (in regard to the beginning of a group), the actions that supported the need for the change, who spearheaded the act, and where they took their hopes for the necessary change.
Essay Topic 2
What opposition did Black women face in regard to the men of their own race and culture? Where did these issues arise from? How were the issues solved?
Essay Topic 3
How did mainstream society depict Black women in media? What issues did Black women have with these depictions? What did Black women do to change these media representations?
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