Achievements, and lack thereof, of the Women's Movement

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1. What issue didn't the Equal Pay Act address?

  • Discrimination against women seeking jobs in the first place.
  • Requiring employers to pay women the same as men for the same job.
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2. The 1964 Civil Rights Act made it illegal to discriminate on the grounds of...

  • background or class
  • gender
  • age
  • appearance
  • disability

3. Which woman stood for President but only got 27 votes?

  • Eleanor Roosevelt
  • Margaret Chase Smith
  • Phyllis Schlafly
  • Betty Friedan

4. In which year was the Equal Pay Act passed through Congress?

  • 1964
  • 1963
  • 1962
  • 1965

5. In which year did the Supreme Court rule that the US Constitution gave men and women equal rights?

  • 1969
  • 1971
  • 1972
  • 1970

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