Hostory 21/05 Flashcards Preview

Ed Thwaites' Decks > Hostory 21/05 > Flashcards

Flashcards in Hostory 21/05 Deck (11)
Loading flashcards...
1

What year did women receive the right to vote?

1920

2

What allowed to men to shave off 3 hours from their housework time and what did it allow?

Electric goods allowed women to socialize using the spare time.

3

What did city women to do in public?

Drink and smoke which they were never aloowed to do before.

4

What is perentag increase of women workers during? And how many people were working in 1929?

25% increase. 10.6million people

5

What were women alowed to do without _____?

Womern were aloowed to go out with men without chaperones.

6

WHat did Ford do with the Model T to attract female customers?

They had different colours.

7

What happened to the divorce rate?

It was double that in 1914 in 1929.

8

What sold well in magazines and films?

Sex

9

How far did it stay the same?

Poor woman couldn't afford the new products; women in the "Bible Belt" did not adopt the new way of life and some formed the "Anti-Flirt Club".

10

Who died from her injuries and racism?

Bessie Smith was in a serious car crash and was taken to w White people only hospital and they refused to treat her. She died from treatment refusal due to racism.

11

What was the name of a famous flapper?

Joan Crawford