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Ed305 Practice Test 1

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ED305 Practice test 1

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  • 1. 
    Today, 50 percent of families could be described as nuclear families, consisting of two parents and their children, supported only by the father working.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    In 1942, 60 percent of families could be described as nuclear families, consisting of two parents and their children, supported only by the father working.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    The approach to multicultural education that Sleeter and Grant believe is the most effective and will make the most difference is
    • A. 

      Education that is multicultural and social reconstructionist

    • B. 

      The human relations approach.

    • C. 

      . the single-group studies approach

    • D. 

      The teaching the culturally different approach.

    • E. 

      Doing it exactly like Mr Davis does it

  • 4. 
    Public responses to multicultural education programs and practices have generally been...
    • A. 

      favorable.

    • B. 

      mixed.

    • C. 

      Opposed.

  • 5. 
    The legislation that made schools responsible for educating students with disabilities in the “least restrictive environment” is...
    • A. 

      A.D.A.

    • B. 

      The Education of All Handicapped Children Act (1976).

    • C. 

      I.D.E.A.

    • D. 

      F.B.I

    • E. 

      C.S.I. Miami

  • 6. 
    Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972....
    • A. 

      required physical fitness exams for all students.

    • B. 

      Prohibited discrimination, based on sex, in schools that received federal funding.

    • C. 

      Provided more technology fro public schools

  • 7. 
    The first federal funding for bilingual education programs came about as a result of
    • A. 

      Lau v. Nichols (1974).

    • B. 

      Diana v. State Board of Education (1968).

    • C. 

      Bilingual Education Act (1968).

    • D. 

      Proposition 227 (California).

  • 8. 
    An important assumption of the pluralist position is that
    • A. 

      Always drop the y and add "ies"

    • B. 

      One’s social groups are essential to one’s sense of belonging and psychological support.

    • C. 

      Preserving languages other than English is unnecessary and even wrong.

  • 9. 
    . In the Anglo-Conformity or Assimilationist ideology, schools should be concentrating on.....
    • A. 

      Allowing parents to decide between assimilation and pluralism for their own children

    • B. 

      Nothing but academics.

    • C. 

      “Americanizing” all children of difference as quickly as possible.

  • 10. 
    Two approaches to difference in public education, based on two different ideologies, were
    • A. 

      Right and wrong

    • B. 

      Conservative and liberal

    • C. 

      Assimilationist and pluralist.

  • 11. 
    . In the 1954 Supreme Court decision, Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka, the court ruled that
    • A. 

      The “separate but equal” doctrine could be applied to schools.

    • B. 

      The “separate but equal” doctrine should be applied to school sports

    • C. 

      . the “separate but equal” doctrine was inherently unequal and therefore unconstitutional.

  • 12. 
    . In the 1896 Supreme Court decision, Plessy v. Ferguson, the court ruled that
    • A. 

      Dr Frank Mann was too old to teach

    • B. 

      The “separate but equal” doctrine was constitutional.

    • C. 

      The “separate but equal” doctrine was constitutional in the south but not in the north.

  • 13. 
    The governmental agency responsible for setting up schools for newly freed black children was
    • A. 

      Salvation Army

    • B. 

      The Department of Education.

    • C. 

      None of these

  • 14. 
    The process of educational reform to insure educational equality and success for all is...
    • A. 

      Collaborative education.

    • B. 

      . intergroup education.

    • C. 

      Multicultural education.

  • 15. 
    All of the following describe a school in which collaboration is the rule, except
    • A. 

      There is a high level of integration and interdisciplinary study

    • B. 

      Teachers serve on curriculum planning teams

    • C. 

      . teachers work individually

  • 16. 
    Typically, a student in teacher education is
    • A. 

      Always texting in class

    • B. 

      Bilingual

    • C. 

      White female

    • D. 

      Hispanic male

  • 17. 
    The shift in demographics in our country can be attributed to ...
    • A. 

      . the high immigration rates from non-European countries

    • B. 

      High birthrates among nonwhite populations in the United States.

    • C. 

      All of these

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