Women in public life

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1. What roles could women fulfil after Forster's Act was passed?

  • Teaching children about morals
  • All of the above
  • Taking some school classes, like reading
  • Member of a School Board
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2. In which of these organisations were men and women admitted on equal terms?

  • Both
  • The Primrose League
  • Women's Liberal Federation
  • Neither

3. Which of these women was on Manchester council, founded the Local Women's Trade Union League and set up a babies hospital in Burnage?

  • Susan Lawrence
  • Margaret Ashton
  • Eleanor Rathbone
  • Nettie Adler

4. When was the Workhouse Visiting Society founded?

  • 1860
  • 1857
  • 1859
  • 1850

5. Which of these women, daughter of the Chief Rabbi, was on Hackney council, was a Justice of the Peace, and was on Shoreditch Juvenile Court?

  • Eleanor Rathbone
  • Nettie Adler
  • Susan Lawrence
  • Margaret Ashton


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