Votes For Women

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Women Quizzes & Trivia

This is a quiz to go with the 'Votes For Women' application.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In which year did suffrage organisations use increasingly violent and drastic measures to further their cause?
    • A. 

      1906

    • B. 

      1909

    • C. 

      1913

  • 2. 
    Which of these could a man be and not lose the vote?
    • A. 

      Drunkard

    • B. 

      Lunatic

    • C. 

      Both of the above

  • 3. 
    In which year did Emily Davison jump in front of the Kings horse?
    • A. 

      1903

    • B. 

      1913

    • C. 

      1926

  • 4. 
    Which group would you associate Millicent Fawcett with?
    • A. 

      NUWSS

    • B. 

      WSPU

    • C. 

      NUPSS

  • 5. 
    Which year was the WSPU (Women's Social and Political Union) formed?
    • A. 

      1893

    • B. 

      1903

    • C. 

      1913

  • 6. 
    Which year did some women gain the vote?
    • A. 

      1918

    • B. 

      1920

    • C. 

      1928

  • 7. 
    How many force feedings did Kitty Marion endure?
    • A. 

      50

    • B. 

      100

    • C. 

      200

  • 8. 
    Who passed the Cat and Mouse Act?
    • A. 

      Conservative government

    • B. 

      Liberal government

    • C. 

      The King

  • 9. 
    Girton College, in Cambridge University was founded in 1858. Women were admitted, but what could they not do?
    • A. 

      Go to lectures

    • B. 

      Submit work for marking

    • C. 

      Gain a degree

  • 10. 
    How many local branches did the NUWSS (Natioinal Union of Womens Suffrage Societies) by 1914?
    • A. 

      500

    • B. 

      600

    • C. 

      700