Women, know your rights!

July 30, 2015
Category: Blog

Annie_Kenney_and_Christabel_PankhurstFound all that hard work and exams exhausting?

Did you know that if you were a girl living 100 years ago, you would have been unlikely to even have been at school. Your aim would have been to find a good husband, with your role to look after the children and home. Take a look at this quiz to learn about the women’s rights – those who fought for your rights to be educated, to work on equal pay to vote and to be able to divorce your husband. See how hard people sought to fight for their rights and get inspired to make a change to your future!

Your knowledge not quite up to scratch? Use the Revision Buddies History app to learn more about the changing role of women during the 1st and 2nd world wars.