1. Phyllis Schlafly was the most influential opponent. She was an author and had been active in politics. She had worked as a researcher for several US politicians and had stood for Congress on several occasions between ...
- 1952 and 1970.
- 1962 and 1970.
- 1950 and 1968.
- 1954 and 1969.
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2. Some women opposed the women's movement because they genuinely believed in and accepted the traditional role of women. True or false?
3. Why did some oppose ERA?
- Because it would require women to serve in combat and they thought it would have a bad influence on family life.
- Because they didn't like the idea of equality.
- Because they thought equality would require them to do more work.
4. Some women opposed the women's movement because they believed that NOW was dominated by white middle-class females and didn't seem to be doing enough to help...
- old women
- young women
- poor women
- disabled women
- black women
5. Some women opposed the women's movement because they objected to the extreme demands and methods of...
- the Women's Liberation Movement
- The National Organisation for Women
- the National Women's Caucus
- the Women's Campaign Fund
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