Select and answer one (1) question from EACH of the four (4) categories in complete sentences. Essentially, you should submit one (1) question from each color. DO NOT answer multiple questions from th
Select and answer one (1) question from EACH of the four (4) categories in complete sentences. Essentially, you should submit one (1) question from each color. DO NOT answer multiple questions from the same category or answer more than four (4) questions total. When applicable, your answer should address women of varying race and/or class, and should be grounded in historical context, even if historical context is already provided for you in the question. You do not need to rewrite the question. Instead, please provide the number of the question you are answering next to your response. Each question is worth 25 points for a total of 100 points. Incomplete answers will result in partial credit.
Chapters 1 and 2
1). What did life look like for an indigenous North American woman prior to 1500? Use examples to support your answer.
2). What did the 1662 Virginia “According to the Condition of the Mother” law specifically do? What long-term effects will this law have on southern colonial society in the mid-seventeenth to early eighteenth centuries?
Chapters 3, 4, and 5
3). Compare and contrast the ideologies of Republican Motherhood and the Cult of Domesticity (aka “True Womanhood). Be sure to address the ways in which they are similar as well as how they differ in complete sentences.
4) What was the Second Great Awakening and why did so many women participate in it?
Chapters 6, 7, and 8
5). Virginia Minor sued the Missouri State registrar (Reese Happersett) in 1872 on the grounds that she was wrongfully denied the right to register to vote. Explain Minor’s argument AND the subsequent Supreme Court ruling.
6). List and explain two (2) reasons why childbirth was so dangerous for women prior to 1900.
Chapters 9 – 11
7). List and explain two (2) reasons why American women became more anxious of their body weight and size in the 1920s.
8). Identify AND explain two (2) of the four (4) immediate causes of the women’s movement.