Famous Suffragettes Quiz

How much do you know about suffragettes, the “soldiers in petticoats” who fought for women’s rights? Test your knowledge with this quiz.

Like many other noted suffragists, Susan B. Anthony was influenced by Quakerism.
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Feminist and suffragist M. Carey Thomas, the second president of Bryn Mawr College, received a Ph.D. in linguistics from the University of Zürich.
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When Elizabeth Cady married lawyer Henry Brewster Stanton, she removed the word <i>obey</i> from her wedding vows.
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In 1848 Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton organized the Seneca Falls Convention.
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Martha Washington foreshadowed woman suffrage when she famously asked her husband in 1776 to ”remember the ladies” in making a new code of laws.
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In addition to starting a dress-reform movement, activist Amelia Bloomer founded and edited a newspaper for women.
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British activist Emily Davison became a martyr to the cause of woman suffrage at the 1913 Epsom Derby.
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Suffragettes Emmeline Pankhurst and Christabel Pankhurst were sisters.
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African American abolitionist and women’s rights activist Sojourner Truth’s first language was Yoruba.
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Alice Paul led the Woman Suffrage Parade of 1913, mounted on a white horse.
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