Home Ec Class Assignment Quizzes Students On 'Trophy Wives,' Extramarital AffairsMiddle school students in a Virginia home economics class were mistakenly given a worksheet that quizzed them on what an extramarital affair is as well as "boy toy" and "trophy wife."
Home Economics Classes Still Teaching Boys & Girls Valuable Life LessonsThe concept of Home Economics was created in the late 1800s; and according to expert, Dr. Sally McCombie of Indiana University of Pennsylvania, it was given the negative term of “Stitchin' and Stewin'.”

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