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Answered 2012-12-31 05:42:04

Women and black men did many jobs during the war that had previously been done only by white men. After the war, some were able to keep their new jobs, and many were not.

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Why did many blacks leave the south during world war 2?

mant blacks left the south and moved to the north because their were more jobs in the northern cities

What percentage of women work during war world 2?

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What two jobs did the women do in World War 2?

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What were the gains made by women during World War 1?

They could do jobs they couldn't before

What were the jobs of women during world war 2?

factory work, secretaries,they had to do whatever there hubands did

2 things women did during world war 1?

cheat on their husbands that were fighting and get jobs

Why did women do farming during World War 1?

because pretty much all the men that were able joined the war causeing the women to take over there jobs and that is why many women have jobs today

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What was the role women during world war 2?

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What are some jobs that women had during World War 1?

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What was life like for women during the World War 1?

In World War I, as men left their jobs to fight overseas, women had know chose but to replace them.

What was the role of he women during World War 1?

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What kind of jobs did the women do during the world war 1?

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