The Women's Liberation Movement

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1. Why did they protest about the Miss America contest?

  • They argued the whole contest degraded the position of women.
  • They argued the whole contest degraded the position of men.
  • They argued the contest encouraged cruelty to animals as the make-up used had been tested on animals.
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2. In which year did some feminists picket the Miss America beauty contest?

  • 1967
  • 1966
  • 1968
  • 1969

3. Was burning their bras a successful act of protest?

  • No
  • Yes

4. What did the feminists do at the Miss America beauty contest?

  • They crowned a sheep 'Miss America'
  • They crowned a sheepdog 'Miss America'
  • They crowned a cow 'Miss America'
  • They crowned a dog 'Miss America'

5. The Women's Liberation Movement believed that not wearing make-up was an act of protest against what?

  • lack of civil rights
  • male supremacy
  • cruelty to children
  • animal testing

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