Reasons for the Women's Movement

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1. Women who went out to work instead of getting married were...

  • treated with great suspicion by the rest of society.
  • considered as selfless and were admired for this reason.
  • treated as first class citizens and were rewarded for their hard work.
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2. Eleanor Roosevelt, ... Roosevelt's wife campaigned for equality for women before the war. During the war she pressed for childcare for working women on the home front.

  • William B.
  • Theodore F.
  • Franklin D.
  • Harry S.

3. What does NOW stand for?

  • the National Opportunities for Women
  • the Need Of Women
  • the National Organisation for Women
  • the Now Or Work

4. What percentage of doctors were women?

  • 13%
  • 5%
  • 7%
  • 10%

5. Who wrote the very influential feminist book The Feminine Mystique?

  • Phyllis Schlafly
  • Betty Friedan
  • Eleanor Roosevelt
  • Caitlin Moran

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