SAT Subject US History Practice Question 404: Answer and Explanation

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Question: 404

25. Which of the following women was an outspoken critic of the Equal Rights Amendment?

A. Bella Abzug
B. Phyllis Schlafly
C. Shirley Chisholm
D. Betty Friedan
E. Jane Fonda

Correct Answer: B

Explanation:

Schlafly was the main spokesperson for the "Stop the ERA" movement. She said that, "The ERA would lead to women being drafted by the military and to public unisex bathrooms."

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