Women’s History Month Trivia

  

Notable Quotes by Women Quiz

Directions: Read each quotation below, and choose the woman who said each statement.

 

 

 

 

Use http://womenshistory.about.com/library/qu/blqulist.htm to determine your answer.

 

 1. “I don’t want to get to the end of my life and find that I lived just the length of it. I want to have lived the width of it as well.”

a. Jane Austen

b. Diane Ackerman

c. Abigail Adams

d. Simone de Beauvoir

e. Susan B. Anthony

 

2. “Deliver me from your cold phlegmatic preachers, politicians, friends, lovers, and husbands.

a. Carrie Chapman Catt

b. Charlotte Bronte

c. Abigail Adams

d. Betty Friedan

e. Marian Wright Edelman

 

3. ” She had been forced in to prudence in her youth, she learned romance as she grew older the natural sequence of an unnatural beginning

a. Jane Austen

b. Simone de Beauvoir

c. Nadia Boulanger

d. Anne Morrow Lindbergh

e. Muriel Sparks

 

4. “One is not born a woman, one becomes one.”

a. Jane Austen

b. Betty Friedan

c. Nadia Boulanger

d. Charlotte Bronte

e. Simone de Beauvoir

 

5. “I am neither a man nor a woman, but an author.”

a. Barbara Bush

b. Betty Friedan

c. Nadia Boulanger

d. Charlotte Bronte

e. Jane Austen

Links for Research:

http://www.biography.com/womens-history/notables.jsp

http://www.greatwomen.org/women.php

http://www.history.com/minisites/womenhist

http://www.gale.cengage.com/free_resources/whm/

http://www.timeforkids.com/TFK/specials/articles/0,6709,101044,00.html

http://memory.loc.gov/learn/community/cc_herstory.php



34 Responses to “Women’s History Month Trivia”

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  3. Diane Ackerman said,I don’t want to get to the end of my life and find that I lived just the length of it. I want to have lived the width of it as well.”

  4. Diane Ackerman said,I don’t want to get to the end of my life and find that I lived just the length of it. I want to have lived the width of it as well.”

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  6. Charlotte Bronte said, “I am neither a man nor a woman, but an author.”

  7. Charlotte Bronte, said I am neither a man nor a woman, but an author.”

  8. Charlotte Bronte said,“I am neither a man nor a woman, but an author.”

  9. Diane Ackerman said,“I don’t want to get to the end of my life and find that I lived just the length of it. I want to have lived the width of it as well.”

  10. Simone de Beauvoir, said One is not born a woman, one becomes one.”

  11. I am neither a man nor a woman but an author. –Charlotte Brontë

  12. Simone de Beauvoir said, “One is not born a woman, one becomes one.”

  13. Abigail Adams, siad “Deliver me from your cold phlegmatic preachers, politicians

  14. Simone de Beauvoir said, One is not born a woman, one becomes one.

  15. Jane Austen said, ” She had been forced in to prudence in her youth, she learned romance as she grew older the natural sequence of an unnatural beginning

  16. Diane Ackerman, said “I don’t want to get to the end of my life and find that I lived just the length of it. I want to have lived the width of it as well.”

  17. Jane Austen, said ” She had been forced in to prudence in her youth, she learned romance as she grew older the natural sequence of an unnatural beginning

  18. jane austen said,

    a. Jane Austen

    b. Diane Ackerman

    c. Abigail Adams

    d. Simone de Beauvoir

    e. Susan B. Anthony

    1. “I don’t want to get to the end of my life and find that I lived just the length of it. I want to have lived the width of it as well.”

  19. Abigail Adams said,“Deliver me from your cold phlegmatic preachers, politicians, friends, lovers, and husbands

  20. Abigail Adams, siad “Deliver me from your cold phlegmatic preachers, politicians, friends, lovers, and husbands.

  21. Jane Austen said, She had been forced in to prudence in her youth, she learned romance as she grew older the natural sequence of an unnatural

  22. 1. Diane Ackerman said,“I don’t want to get to the end of my life and find that I lived just the length of it. I want to have lived the width of it as well.”

  23. One is not born a woman, one becomes one. Simone de Beauvoir

  24. 1. Diane Ackerman said, “I don’t want to get to the end of my life and find that I lived just the length of it. I want to have lived the width of it as well.”

  25. Abigail Adams said, Deliver me from your cold phlegmatic preachers, politicians, friends, lovers, and husbands.

  26. c. Abigail Adams said Deliver me from your cold phlegmatic preachers, politicians, friends, lovers, and husbands

  27. She had been forced into prudence in her youth, she learned romance as she grew older – the natural sequence of an unnatural beginning.”-Jane Austen

  28. b. Diane Ackerman said “I don’t want to get to the end of my life and find that I lived just the length of it. I want to have lived the width of it as well.”

  29. Susan B. Anthony said,“I don’t want to get to the end of my life and find that I lived just the length of it. I want to have lived the width of it as well.”

  30. Diane Ackerman said, I don’t want to get to the end of my life and find that I lived just the length of it. I want to have lived the width of it as well.”

  31. Diane Ackerman said, “I don’t want to get to the end of my life and find that I lived just the length of it. I want to have lived the width of it as well.”

  32. 2. Deliver me from your cold phlegmatic preachers, politicians, friends, lovers and husbands. Author: Abigail Adams

  33. 1. Diane Ackerman,said “I don’t want to get to the end of my life and find that I lived just the length of it. I want to have lived the width of it as well.”

  34. Diane Ackerman said, “I don’t want to get to the end of my life and find that I lived just the length of it. I want to have lived the width of it as well.”

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