Women And Sports Quiz 1

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  • 1. 
    The first woman to compete in the Daytona 500 and Indianapolis 500? Aerospace engineer-astronaut, 1978-8th place Indy 500 with broken wrist
    • A. 

      Ann Myers Drysdale

    • B. 

      Janet Guthrie

    • C. 

      Manon Rheaume

    • D. 

      Julie Krone

  • 2. 
    The first woman to sign a contact with an NBA team in 1979. First woman to win full scholarship at UCLA. 4-time all-American.  1978- First player drafted to womens pro basketball league folds in 1981.  GM of phoenix mercury. Vice President of Phoenix suns
    • A. 

      Ann Myers drysdale

    • B. 

      Janet Guthrie

    • C. 

      Manon Rheaume

    • D. 

      Julie Krone

  • 3. 
    First female to play in an NHL game. Led Canada to Gold and silver. Director of Marketing  CCHA.
    • A. 

      Janet guthrie

    • B. 

      Ann myers drysdale

    • C. 

      Julie Krone

    • D. 

      Manon Rheaume

  • 4. 
    First female jockey to win a Triple crown race, first at Belmont stakes. First woman inducted in Racing HOF. Won 3704 races in her career
    • A. 

      Julie Krone

    • B. 

      Manon Rheaume

    • C. 

      Ann Myers drysdale

    • D. 

      Janet Guthrie

  • 5. 
    First woman since Babe Didrickson to play in a mens tournament. Inducted in World Golf HOF in 2003
    • A. 

      Julie Krone

    • B. 

      Annika Sorenstam

    • C. 

      Manon Rheaume

    • D. 

      Ann myers drysdale

  • 6. 
    In the 19th century, the health of upper/middle class women were       ?
    • A. 

      Inclining

    • B. 

      Declining

    • C. 

      Both

    • D. 

      Answer option 4

  • 7. 
    Catharine Beecher, mary lyons, and Diocletian Lewis argued for PE for women and started schools designed to get women active?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    During this time feminist movement(Seneca falls,ny) encouraged women to appear in the public domain
    • A. 

      1800

    • B. 

      1848

    • C. 

      1860

    • D. 

      1993

  • 9. 
    What battle challenged gender boundaries of previous domestic sphere for women?
    • A. 

      American revolution

    • B. 

      WwII

    • C. 

      Civil war

    • D. 

      Answer option 4

  • 10. 
    During this year, PE teachers limited or change rules of sports(ex:basketball)
    • A. 

      1890s

    • B. 

      1920s

    • C. 

      1923

    • D. 

      1999

  • 11. 
    During this time, school/college sports had "play days" or "sport days"-teams mixed.
    • A. 

      1993

    • B. 

      1920

    • C. 

      1080

    • D. 

      1920s

  • 12. 
    During this time, club and teams flourished, consumer increases in sporting goods, spectating, formation of leagues.
    • A. 

      1890s

    • B. 

      1920

    • C. 

      1920s

    • D. 

      1994

  • 13. 
    During this time, 22% of colleges have teams for women
    • A. 

      1923

    • B. 

      1920

    • C. 

      1920s

    • D. 

      1840

  • 14. 
    Mildred "Babe" Didrikson, in 1999 was named best female athlete of 20th century?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    In what year did congress pass Title IX of the educational amendments act of 1972?
    • A. 

      1933

    • B. 

      1994

    • C. 

      1972

    • D. 

      1348

  • 16. 
    Struck out Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig in 1931 exhibition game
    • A. 

      Billy jean king

    • B. 

      Jackie Mitchell

    • C. 

      Virgina Sims

    • D. 

      Ann myers drysdale

  • 17. 
    "The Jackie robinson" of tennis.  First black player to play at Wimbledon. 11 major titles
    • A. 

      Mildred Didrikson

    • B. 

      Billy jean king

    • C. 

      Althea Gibson

    • D. 

      Ann myers drysdale

  • 18. 
    Fastest woman in the world. Had polio as a kid. First to win 3 medals in a single Olympics.
    • A. 

      Mildred didrickson

    • B. 

      Althea gibson

    • C. 

      Billy jean king

    • D. 

      Wilma Rudolph

  • 19. 
    Anatomical and physiological diff between biological males and females is known as?
    • A. 

      Gender

    • B. 

      Sex

    • C. 

      Both

    • D. 

      Answer option 4

  • 20. 
    Socially constructed identification of individuals as masculine or feminine is known as?
    • A. 

      Gender

    • B. 

      Sex

    • C. 

      Both

    • D. 

      Answer option 4

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