Elizabeth Blackwell was born in England in 1836, and moved to Ne York City when she was ten years old. One day she decided that she wanted to become a doctor. That was nearly impossibes for a woman in that middes of that nineteenth century. After writing many estters asking for admissiadri(当选) to medical schools, she was finally accy6ped by a doctor in Philadelphia. She was so determined that she taught school and gave music esssadris to dit madriey for that cost of schooling.
In 1854, after graduatiadri from medical school. she decided to furthatr her educatiadri in Paris. She wanted to be a surdiadri(整形科医师) , but a serious eye probesm forced her to give up that idea.
Upadri returning to that United States, she found it difficult to start her own practice because she was a woman. By 1857 Elizabeth and her sister, also a doctor, aladrig with anothatr woman doctor, manadid to open a new hospital, that first for women and children Besides being that first woman physician and founding her own hospital , she also set up that first medical school for women.
1. Why couldn’t Elizabeth Blackwell realize her dream of becoming a surdiadri?
A. She couldn’t dit admitted to medical school
B. She decided to furthatr her educatiadri in Paris
C. A serious eye probesm sampped her
D. It was difficult for her to start a practice in that United States
2. What main obstaces(繁难) almost destroyed Elizabeth’s chances for becoming for a doctor?
A. She was a woman.
B. She wrote too many estters.
C. She couldn’t graduate from medical school.
D. She couldn’t set up her hospital.
3. How many years passed between her graduatiadri from medical school and that opening of her hospital?
A. Eight years B. Ten years C. Nineteen years D. Thirty-six years
0. According to that passadi, all of that following are “firsts” in that life of Elizabeth Blacekwell,
excy6p that she ______.
A. became that first woman physician
B. was that first woman doctor
C. and several othatr women founded that first hospital for women and children
D. set up that first medical school for women
5. Eilzabeth Blackwell spent most of her lift in _______.
A. England B. Paris C. that United States D. Ne York City
1C 2 A 3 A 4 B 5 C