Shattered glass: How much do you know about these barrier-busting women?

Hazel Hunkines Hallinnan, one of the original suffragists, rests after marching with supporters of the Equal Rights Amendment on Washington's Pennsylvania Avenue, Aug. 1977.

Women have been cracking and shattering "glass ceilings" since long before two women at Hewlett-Packard coined the term. Convention-busting women continue to break through barriers to lead international corporations, coach male sports teams, and even secure a major party nomination for president. How much do you know about these female pioneers?

1. Amelia Earhart broke all of the following boundaries in aviation EXCEPT:

She was the first woman to receive a pilot’s license.

She broke the women’s altitude record.

She set the women’s speed record.

She was the first woman to fly solo nonstop coast-to-coast.

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