Women in society: from the private to the public sphere : quiz n° 2

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Quiz
Classe(s) : 1re Générale - 1re ST2S - 1re STI2D - 1re STL - 1re STMG | Thème(s) : Private sphere and public sphere

Women in society: from the private to the public sphere : quiz n° 2

Cochez les affirmations vraies.

  • a. British women got the right to vote in the 19th century.
  • b. Emmeline Pankhurst was the leader of Women's Lib in the 1960s.
  • c. Women's Lib started in the USA but then also developed in Europe.
  • d. Today, women earn as much as men for the same job.
  • e. The #MeToo Movement shows that sexual harassment is a major issue today's women are still confronted to.
 Réponse(s) 

Proposition a is false: British women over 30 got the right to vote in 1918, all women over 21 in 1928.

Proposition b is false: Emmeline Pankhurst was one of the Suffragettes and the leader of the Women's Social and Political Union in the UK at the beginning of the 20th century.

Proposition d is false: there is still a pay gap between men and women (average gender pay gap : about 18% in the USA, 16% in Europe).