Jill Ker Conway: Quiz

Question 1: She has received thirty-eight ________ and awards from North American and Australian colleges, universities and women's organizations.
DoctorateAcademic degreeMcGill UniversityHonorary degree

Question 2: Eventually the state of ________, convinced about the importance of the program, changed its welfare system so that scholarship students wouldn't lose their benefits.
Rhode IslandMaineConnecticutMassachusetts

Question 3: Conway started writing her first memoirs after leaving Smith College, during her period at ________.
Northeastern UniversityMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyBoston UniversityHarvard University

Question 4: The Road from Coorain was published in 1989 (ISBN 0-394-57456-7) and deals with her early life, from Coorain in ________ to Harvard in the United States.
BarbadosCanadaUnited KingdomAustralia

Question 5: By not giving them scholarships but paying their ________ instead, Conway circumvented the state's system.
HouseRentingLandlordRental agreement

Question 6: Since 1985 she has been a Visiting Professor at the ________.
Boston UniversityHarvard UniversityMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyNortheastern University

Question 7: The book starts off with her early childhood at the remote sheep station Coorain in ________.
Balranald, New South WalesHillston, New South WalesGunbar, New South WalesRiverina

Question 8: But after three more years of drought she was compelled to move Jill and her brothers to ________, to allow them to lead a normal life.
MelbourneStadium AustraliaSydneyBrisbane

Question 9: Located in ________, Smith is a private liberal arts college and is the only women's college in the U.S.
Springfield, MassachusettsEasthampton, MassachusettsNorthampton, MassachusettsHampshire County, Massachusetts

Question 10: Jill Ker Conway (born 9 October 1934) is an Australian-American author, best known for her ________, in particular her first memoirs, The Road from Coorain.
RhetoricAutobiographyPersian languageJean-Jacques Rousseau

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