Quiz: Which Rosie are you?

by
Kenna Howat
Credit
J. Howard Miller/ Smithsonian National Museum of American History

During World War II, the US faced a labor shortage as more and more men left to fight overseas. Women were ready and willing to help wherever needed but there was resistance from corporations and the government who believed women incapable of the work. Women quickly proved them wrong. More than 19 million women took up jobs and forever changed the American workforce. 

Take the quiz and find out which job you would have done during World War II! 

To learn more about women's contributions to World War II, check out our article Honoring Rosie the Riveter and the Women who Won the War.