Inequalities relating to gender

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1. What is triple shift?

  • Women must do paid work, housework, and emotional work
  • Women have a triple identity
  • Women have to take on up to 3 part-time jobs to pay for childcare
  • Men switch between 3 different types of masculinity
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2. How many of the FTSE 250 boards are all-male?

  • 250
  • 67
  • 100
  • 12

3. What is the glass ceiling?

  • Only a few women can achieve managerial positions
  • Women are at the bottom of the hierarchy
  • Women can reach a certain position but can't break through to top jobs
  • Women are stuck in domestic jobs

4. Which figure is correct for women in politics?

  • Women outnumber men 4 to 1 in the cabinet
  • 23% of MPs are female
  • Women are outnumbered 5 to 1 in the cabinet
  • 280 out of 646 MPs are female

5. What do women have poorer morbidity in?

  • Suicide
  • Mental health
  • Lung cancer
  • Heart disease

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