By Bonnie Morris, Phillip Evans

Heritage books have both blurred, glossed, or passed over many occasions and folks all through heritage concerning ladies and their roles in furthering the development of the world's cultures. what's women's historical past? Is it the heritage of intercourse or gender? Is it scholarly background, or a feminist standpoint? Is it the tale of queens? Witches? Housewives? Rosie the Riveter? Why may one have to examine the realm from any such standpoint? If ladies give a contribution quite a bit, why didn't we know about them in our early institution years? Women's historical past For newbies will demystify those very questions and set the list directly.

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Who was once Sappho, and the place did she dwell? four. Which Greek goddess is expounded to were born from the pinnacle of her father? five. What occurred to Hypatia? 6. What did the sixth-century Salic legislation hinder ladies from inheriting? 7. Who used to be Hildegard of Bingen? eight. Who led males within the conflict to avoid wasting France, merely to be burned on the stake for heresy? nine. Which queen ordered the expulsion of Jews and Muslims from Spain? 10. Which lady pirate famously carried out sea raids from her Irish hideout within the 16th century? eleven. what's the Malleus Maleficiarum? 12. In what 12 months have been the 1st African girls delivered to Colonial the United States as slaves? thirteen. Who was once the slave who bore Thomas Jefferson’s youngsters? 14. Who warned her strong husband that he’d greater “remember the ladies”? 15. identify the younger girl who fought within the American Revolution disguised as a boy named Robert Shurtleff. sixteen. Who used to be Phillis Wheatley? 17. Who was once the Hottentot Venus? 18. while used to be the 1st women’s rights conference held in Seneca Falls, ny? 19. Who was once the 1st girl admitted to clinical institution named Robert Shurtleff have po within the usa? 20. Who based the purple pass? 21. Who based Bryn Mawr collage? 22 what's Amelia Bloomer top identified for? 23. are you able to identify 3 lady inventors? 24. What have been the Comstock legislation? 25. while was once the Triangle manufacturing facility fireplace? 26. Who was once the 1st girl member of Congress? 27. In what 12 months did Margaret Sanger open the 1st birth-control sanatorium within the usa? 28. In what yr did American girls win the vote? are you able to identify the modification? 29. Who led the Russian women’s “Battalion of dying” in global warfare I? 30. whilst have been ladies first allowed to take part within the Olympic video games? 31. What was once the identify of Radclyffe Hall’s scandalous 1928 novel? 32. Who used to be the 1st lady to win a Nobel Peace Prize? 33. Who based the Women’s military Corps? 34. Who was once Hannah Senesh? 35. identify gamers from the All-American women’ baseball league. 36. Who was once the 1st black girl to win an Olympic gold medal? 37. whilst did Simone de Beauvoir put up the second one intercourse? 38. what's Griswold v. Connecticut? 39. while have been ladies first admitted to Yale college? forty. Which black lady ran for President of the us in 1972? forty-one. whilst have been ladies first admitted to West aspect and the Naval Academy? forty two. whilst have been girls of any kingdom first allowed on learn expeditions to Antarctica? forty three. Who used to be the 1st lady in area? the 1st American lady in house? forty four. identify the ladies who served because the first woman best ministers in those countries: Brazil Iceland India eire Israel New Zealand Pakistan The Philippines forty five. Who used to be the 1st lady to win the Iditarod sled-dog race? forty six. are you able to identify Hollywood administrators who're girls? forty seven. What was once the 1st woman rock workforce to have a most sensible forty hit within the U. S.? forty eight. In what yr did a women’s toilet ultimately need to be additional to the Senate development in order that newly elected ladies wouldn't omit the roll demand votes? forty nine. identify 3 international locations the place ladies have been sentenced to loss of life via stoning in 2010. 50. Does the U. S. Co named Robert Shurtleff have ponstitution have an equivalent Rights modification?

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