WONDER #2931: Why Isn't There Baseball for Women?

Question 1 of 3

What lesson can be learned from studying the history of men’s and women’s roles in baseball?

  1. That men and women have enjoyed equality in sports for over 100 years.
  2. That men and women have enjoyed equality in society for over 100 years.
  3. That men and women have both played softball professionally
  4. None of the above.

Question 2 of 3

The All-American Girls Professional Baseball League formed because . . .

  1. Major League Baseball wanted to form a league for women.
  2. World War II took a lot of men away from baseball.
  3. Women demanded an equal chance to play.
  4. All of the above.

Question 3 of 3

Based on information from the Wonder, what is Title IX?

  1. Education policy that bans sex discrimination.
  2. Education policy that creates baseball leagues for women.
  3. Education policy that bans school-age women playing sports.
  4. Education policy that pays for female sports officials.

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