10 Questions

Questions and Answers

- 1.The Upward Bound Math and Science Program is funded by the
- A.
U.S. Department of The Treasury

- B.
Texas Education Agency

- C.
Rio Grande Valley education fund

- D.
U.S. Department of Education

- E.
UTB/TSC alumni fund

- 2.What is the mission of the Upward Bound Math and Science Program?
- A.
Strengthen the math and science skills of participating students

- B.
Help students recognize and develop their potential to excel in math and science

- C.
Encourage them to pursue postsecondary degrees in math and science

- D.
All of the above

- E.
Only A and C

- 3.Which of the following are required for acceptance into the Upward Bound Math and Science Program?
- A.
Students who have had neither parent complete a bachelor's degree in the United States and/or are low-income

- B.
Interested in math and science college careers

- C.
Attend a high school with enrollment under 1,200

- D.
All of the above

- E.
Only A and B

- 4.Which exam must be passed in its entirety prior to enrolling in UTB/TSC courses (dual enrollment) during high school?
- A.
TAKS

- B.
SAT

- C.
ACT

- D.
LSAT

- E.
COMPASS

- 5.What percent of Upward Bound - Math and Science students enroll in a program of postsecondary education by the fall term immediately following the expected graduation date from high school?
- A.
60%

- B.
70%

- C.
80%

- D.
90%

- E.
100%

- 6.What percent of 9th, 10th, and 11th grade UBMS participants will continue to participate in the program during the next school year?
- A.
70%

- B.
75%

- C.
80%

- D.
85%

- E.
90%

- 7.How often are lunch meetings held during the school year?
- A.
Twice a month

- B.
Twice a week

- C.
Twice a year

- D.
Once a month

- E.
Once a week

- 8.How often are Saturday Enrichment Workshops held?
- A.
Once a year

- B.
Once a semester

- C.
Once a month

- D.
Twice a month

- E.
Never

- 9.Is the Upward Bound Math and Science application available online?
- A.
Yes

- B.
No

- 10.The Upward Bound Math and Science Program is a part of which UTB/TSC department?
- A.
Financial aid

- B.
Admissions

- C.
Registrar

- D.
Student Affairs

- E.
Campus recreation