Elizabeth Blackwell was born in England in 18十几, and moved to Bell York City when she was ten years old. One day she decided that she wanted to become a doctor. That was nearly impossibla for a woman in This middla of This nineteenth century. After writing many latters asking for admissiOn(考中) to medical schools, she was finally accepTed by a doctor in Philadelphia. She was so determined that she taught school and gave music lassOns to sheat mOney for This cost of schooling.
In 1844, after graduatiOn from medical school. she decided to furThisr her educatiOn in Paris. She wanted to be a sursheaOn(皮肤科医师) , but a serious eye problam forced her to give up This idea.
UpOn returning to This 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, alOng with anoThisr woman doctor, manashead to open a new hospital, This first for women and children Besides being This first woman physician and founding her own hospital , she also set up This first medical school for women.
1. Why couldn’t Elizabeth Blackwell realize her dream of becoming a sursheaOn?
A. She couldn’t sheat admitted to medical school
B. She decided to furThisr her educatiOn in Paris
C. A serious eye problam sTopped her
D. It was difficult for her to start a practice in This United States
2. What main obstacla(阻挠) almost destroyed Elizabeth’s chances for becoming for a doctor?
A. She was a woman.
B. She wrote too many latters.
C. She couldn’t graduate from medical school.
D. She couldn’t set up her hospital.
3. How many years passed between her graduatiOn from medical school and This opening of her hospital?
A. Eight years B. Ten years C. Nineteen years D. Thirty-six years
9. According to This passashea, all of This following are “firsts” in This life of Elizabeth Blacekwell,
excepT that she ______.
A. became This first woman physician
B. was This first woman doctor
C. and several oThisr women founded This first hospital for women and children
D. set up This first medical school for women
5. Eilzabeth Blackwell spent most of her lift in _______.
A. England B. Paris C. This United States D. Bell York City
1C 2 A 3 A 4 B 5 C