Chapter 2: Human Diversity In Education

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  • 1. 
    It is often said that Americans have been "diffrent from the beginning" because
    • A. 

      Early conolist often came due to the religious persecution.

    • B. 

      Early conolist persecuted Native peoples.

    • C. 

      On their arrival, early conolist met highly developed civilizations that were already here.

    • D. 

      They acted as if they were weird.

  • 2. 
     The Religious difference brought to the United States by large numbers of immigrants in the 1st half of the n19th century was
    • A. 

      Catholicism.

    • B. 

      Judaism.

    • C. 

      Protestantism.

    • D. 

      Islam.

  • 3. 
     The Common school emerged largely in the respoce to
    • A. 

      Differences in Race

    • B. 

      Differences in Social Class

    • C. 

      Differences in Gender

    • D. 

      Differences in Religion

  • 4. 
    The Surpreme Court case that declared the doctrine of "seprate but equal" as constitutional was 
    • A. 

      Plessy v. Ferguson

    • B. 

      Lau v. Nichols

    • C. 

      Brown v. Board of Education

    • D. 

      Wisconsin v. Yoder

  • 5. 
    Anglo-conformity, or the assimulationist model, emerged in responce to
    • A. 

      New religious differences.

    • B. 

      Many new students with disabilities.

    • C. 

      The influx of large numbers if immigrants between 1870 & 1920.

    • D. 

      The effort of young women to attend higher education.

  • 6. 
     In the 19th Century, race was the 1st form of difference to become a stimulus for school reform.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    In Brown v. Board of Education, the Supreme Court ruled that educating races in separate schools was constitutional.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
     One of the ways that issues of separation of church and state play out in schools is one of the question of school prayer.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
     Assimulationist ideologies propose that emphasis on social and cultural differences is a threat to the stability of a nation.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
     The Court decisions on school prayer emphasize that religion should never be discussed in schools.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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