How Well You Know Elizabeth Blackwell? Quiz

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  • 1. 
    What college did Elizabeth Blackwell attend?
    • A. 

      Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

    • B. 

      Ringling Clown College

    • C. 

      London School of Medicine for Women

    • D. 

      Geneva Medical College

  • 2. 
    Where was Elizabeth Blackwell born?
    • A. 

      New York City, US

    • B. 

      Bristol, UK

    • C. 

      London, UK

    • D. 

      Bristol Farms, US

  • 3. 
    To how many medical schools did Elizabeth Blackwell apply?
    • A. 

      17

    • B. 

      16

    • C. 

      33.5

    • D. 

      5

  • 4. 
    Why did Elizabeth Blackwell decide to pursue a medical career?
    • A. 

      She wanted to follow in her sister's footsteps.

    • B. 

      The family goat came to her in a dream and said, "You goat to go to medical school...no kidding!"

    • C. 

      A sick friend suggested that she pursue a career in medicine.

    • D. 

      Her father encouraged the idea.

  • 5. 
    What was her career before becoming a doctor?
    • A. 

      School Teacher

    • B. 

      Seamstress

    • C. 

      Housekeeper

    • D. 

      Carnival Barker

  • 6. 
    With whom did she open up the New York Infirmary for Women and Children?
    • A. 

      Samuel Blackwell & Dr. Emily Blackwell

    • B. 

      Clara Barton & Annie Oakley

    • C. 

      Dr. J. Kris Rodenberg & Grandma Moses

    • D. 

      Dr. Emily Blackwell & Dr. Marie Zakrzewska

  • 7. 
    What was the lifespan of Elizabeth Blackwell?
    • A. 

      1821-1913

    • B. 

      1821-2020

    • C. 

      1821-1910

    • D. 

      1821-1887

  • 8. 
    Besides women's needs in medicine, what did Elizabeth Blackwell advocate?
    • A. 

      Women's voting rights

    • B. 

      Health and hygiene

    • C. 

      In favor of slavery

    • D. 

      The right of goats to practice law

  • 9. 
    Whom did Elizabeth Blackwell marry?
    • A. 

      Dr. Peter G. Oat

    • B. 

      Louis Vuitton

    • C. 

      Dr. Rudolf Virchow

    • D. 

      Never Married

  • 10. 
    What was the name of the medical school that Elizabeth Blackwell founded?
    • A. 

      Female Medical College

    • B. 

      London School of Medicine for Women

    • C. 

      Johns Hopkins University

    • D. 

      The Correction Institute for Circus Accidents

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