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Assignment 2: Internet Research

SOCI 2125 Intro to Social Science Research Methods
Role of Spirit in our Relationships by Gien
SOCI1160 Introduction to Social Problems
Meet Your Teacher
SOCI 1101 Introduction to Sociology
SOCI 2225 Statistics for the Social Sciences
SOCI 2293 Intro to Marriage and Family
SOSC 2245 Intro to Women's Studies
Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society
Answers to 1965 Constitution Test

SOSC 2245 Women’s Studies Exercise 2 Name__________________________

Your task is to answer the following questions using the internet.

1. Who was the first female appointed to the Supreme Court and in what year?

2. How many women are currently in the Senate? Who are they? What percentage of the Senate do they make up?




3. How many women are currently in the House of Representatives? What percentage of the House do they make up?


4. Who is Susan B. Anthony? What is she known for?


5. Who was the first female to run for Vice-President in a presidential campaign? Who was her running mate and how many states did they take?


6. Who was the first woman to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame?

7. Who was the first American woman in space?

8. Who is the highest-ranking woman in the U.S. government?

9. Who was the first African American congresswoman?

10. Who is the first African American woman to win the Pulitzer Prize?


11. What year did women get the right to vote?

12. Who is Gloria Steinem and what were her contributions to women’s issues?



13. Who is Naomi Wolf and what were her contributions to women’s issues?



14. What is the ERA?