Advancement for Women: Education, Employment & Rights

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In the United States, women were first granted the right to vote under which amendment to the Constitution?

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1. When did the first wave of feminism take place?

2. Which important document resulted from the Seneca Falls Convention?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The overall philosophy for the advancement of women's rights and the goal of gender equality, feminism, is landmarked throughout recent history by major events marking the improvement of women's conditions. This quiz/worksheet combo will help you test your understanding of some of these key events in feminist history.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments, you'll be tested on:

  • The history and context of feminism and feminist events
  • Documents and U.S. constitutional amendments marking increased opportunity for women
  • Key figures of feminist thought and activism
  • Themes associated with unique waves of feminism

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet will allow students to test the following skills:

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained about feminism and feminist historical events
  • Making connections - correlate your knowledge of historical events to determine their relevance to women's rights
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately identify key concepts, such as what happened at Seneca Falls
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about advancements for women in recent history

Additional Learning

To learn more about major historical events in feminism, review the accompanying lesson called Advancement for Women: Education, Employment & Rights. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Details key events in feminist history
  • Explains the context of historical events in how they promoted the advancement of women's rights
  • Covers major figures of feminist thought and activism
  • Details key documents relevant to the social and political advancement of women
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