Quiz  /  Women (1)
  • 1. 
    What position was Mary Walker the only woman in the Union to hold during the Civil War?

  • Senator
  • Master spy
  • General
  • Doctor
  • 2. 
    In what way did women help the war effort from home?

  • They worked in factories
  • They managed businesses
  • All of the above
  • They raised money
  • 3. 
    In what job did women help to care for sick and wounded soldiers?

  • Factory work
  • Farming
  • Spying
  • Nursing
  • 4. 
    How were some slave women able to help the North in the war effort?

  • By passing on Confederate troop movements to the North
  • By joining the Confederate forces
  • By bombing train stations
  • By decoding secret messages
  • 5. 
    True or False: Women worked as some of the top spies for both sides during the Civil War.

  • TRUE
  • 6. 
    What was Harriet Beecher Stowe known for?

  • Starting the Red Cross
  • Writing about slavery
  • Organizing a nursing organization
  • A brave soldier
  • 7. 
    What happened to women who were caught disguising themselves as men in order to fight as soldiers?

  • They were sent home
  • They were sent to prison
  • They were executed
  • They were allowed to stay and fight
  • 8. 
    True or False: The Civil War had a negative affect on the Women's Rights Movement.

  • TRUE
  • 9. 
    What famous nurse founded the American Red Cross?

  • Clara Barton
  • Harriet Beecher Stowe
  • Dorothea Dix
  • Harriet Tubman
  • 10. 
    What escaped slave and Underground Railroad worker served as a Union spy during the Civil War?

  • Dorothea Dix
  • Harriet Beecher Stowe
  • Harriet Tubman
  • Clara Barton
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