Reading Comprehension: Shirley Chisholm’s speech “Equal Rights for Women” #ReadingComprehension #grade9 #grade10 #grade11 Questions about Shirley Chisholm’s speech “Equal Rights for Women.” Based on #CCSS ELA Informational Text Gr. 9-11. 6+ Questions by ELA_by_Kahoot 09/26/2017 answers Play 93 plays Shirley Chisholm was a U.S. House Representative from which state? Texas New York California South Dakota To which governing body does Chisholm address her speech? The Senate The President The Supreme Court The House of Representatives What is a central idea in Chisholm’s speech “Equal Rights for Women”? Women can lead effectively Women are discriminated against Women should pursue a college education Women have the same expenses as men How are commas used in this excerpt? After an introductory adverb To separate items in a series To offset appositives from the rest of the sentence Before a coordinating conjunction that links clauses What was Chisholm’s purpose for giving this speech? To champion women’s right to vote To ask representatives to write a new bill To introduce a proposal for an amendment To convince the public of women’s equal status … and 8 more awesome questions! Check them out by clicking “Play”.