What Do You Know About Women's Equality

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Womens Equality Day Quizzes & Trivia

How much do you know about your rights as a woman, today in 2010?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Over 30 percent of jobs in the army, including combat positions, cannot be held by women.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Which right of pregnant women is not protected by the Pregnancy Discrimination Act?
    • A. 

      Your employer cannot fire you because you are pregnant.

    • B. 

      You are allowed to work as long as you can perform your job.

    • C. 

      Your employer must give you paid leave of absence.

    • D. 

      Your employer cannot force you to take mandatory maternity leave.

  • 3. 
    There is a higher percentage of males being accepted into colleges and universities today.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Women and men are paid equally in all areas.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    About 1 in every ____ women will be sexually assaulted.
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      5

    • C. 

      10

    • D. 

      6

  • 6. 
    Which is not a reason that the government keeps women from combat positions in the army?
    • A. 

      Women lack courage and mental toughness.

    • B. 

      Women lack the physical strength needed for ground combat.

    • C. 

      Captured women could possibly be raped.

    • D. 

      Women will chicken out when tough situations occur.

  • 7. 
    Women lie about sexual assault because they feel guilty.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Which career types have the largest gap between women and men workers?
    • A. 

      Educational fields

    • B. 

      Science fields

    • C. 

      Medical fields

    • D. 

      Business fields

  • 9. 
    Women must have higher achievements than men in order to be accepted to certain colleges.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    A woman can take up to 12 weeks of unpaid, job-protected leave if...(check all that apply)
    • A. 

      She has been employed by the company for at least a year

    • B. 

      She works at least 25 hours a week

    • C. 

      There is someone else to do her job

    • D. 

      The company employs 50 or more workers within a 75-mile radius