Comprehensive Curriculum Exam

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Curriculum Quizzes & Trivia

This exam is designed for basic comprehension of grammar usage, commonly used Education acronyms, math applications, TEA/TEKS knowledge, and the CATS model.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the programming model (for curriculum) of BAC called?
  • 2. 
    What does TEKS stand for?
  • 3. 
    What does TAKS stand for?
  • 4. 
    What does the CATS model stand for?
  • 5. 
    What does “AYP” stand for?
  • 6. 
    What does “ESL” stand for?
  • 7. 
    What does IEP stand for?
  • 8. 
    Create two separate complete sentences using the correct usage of the words “accept” and “except”.
  • 9. 
    Create two complete sentences using the correct usage of the words “do”, and “due”.
  • 10. 
    Create three separate complete sentences using the correct usage of the words “their”, “there” and “they’re”.
  • 11. 
    Create three separate complete sentences using the correct usage of the words “affect”, “effect” (noun), and “effect” (verb).
  • 12. 
    Create two separate complete sentences with the correct usage of the words “your” and “you’re”.
  • 13. 
    Create three separate complete sentences with the correct usage of the words “that”, “which”, and “who”.
  • 14. 
    Create two separate complete sentences with the correct usage of the words “to” and “too”.
  • 15. 
    Create a complete sentence with correct usage of the word “alot”.
  • 16. 
    Create three complete sentences with the correct usage of the words “principle”, “principal” (adjective),  and “principal” (noun).
  • 17. 
    What does TEA Stand for?
    • A. 

      Texas Educator’s Association

    • B. 

      Teacher’s Education Agency

    • C. 

      Texas Education Agency

    • D. 

      Texas Empowerment Association

  • 18. 
    True or false?  BAC’s educational philosophy is that each student is the exact same and all programs are catered the same needs.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    How many chapters are there to the TEKS?
    • A. 

      16

    • B. 

      18

    • C. 

      19

    • D. 

      11

  • 20. 
    True or False? The TEKS are the assessment to the TAKS.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    How many lessons comprise a unit?
    • A. 

      10

    • B. 

      18

    • C. 

      15

    • D. 

      12

  • 22. 
    When are lesson plans due to the curriculum department each week?
    • A. 

      Monday by noon

    • B. 

      Wednesday by noon

    • C. 

      Thursday by noon

    • D. 

      Friday by noon

  • 23. 
    True or False: Be A Champion, Inc. is considered a SEA?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    Which one of these learning theories is not “recognized?”
    • A. 

      Behaviorism

    • B. 

      Constructivism

    • C. 

      Multiple Intelligences

    • D. 

      BAC theory

  • 25. 
    Which is an example of an LEA?
    • A. 

      Houston Independent School District

    • B. 

      Katy Independent School District

    • C. 

      Spring Independent School District

    • D. 

      Klein Independent School District

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 26. 
    What year was the NCLB Act reauthorized from the original draft in 1965?
    • A. 

      2000

    • B. 

      2002

    • C. 

      1998

    • D. 

      1995

  • 27. 
    True or False? The purpose of Title I is to help students who are behind academically or at risk of falling behind. The school funding is based on the number of low-income children.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 28. 
    True or False:  Students can participate within field trips during the summer as well as the regular school year, as long as the trips are TEKS aligned.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 29. 
    True or False:  Curriculum is always general within the field of study.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 30. 
    What is the slope of the line described by the equation 8x + 12y = -18?
    • A. 

      -2/3

    • B. 

      -3/2

    • C. 

      2/3

    • D. 

      3/2

  • 31. 
    Joan went to a department store to buy a sweater that was on sale for 25% off the original price, p. Which equation can be used to determine s, the sale price of the sweater, not including tax?
    • A. 

      S =p + 0.75p

    • B. 

      S =p + 0.25p

    • C. 

      S =p -0.75p

    • D. 

      S =p - 0.25p

  • 32. 
    If (-7, y) is a solution to the equation 2x - 7y - 42 = 0, what is the value of y?
    • A. 

      -4

    • B. 

      -8

    • C. 

      -3.5

    • D. 

      -6.7

  • 33. 
    The perimeter of a rectangular volleyball court is 180 feet. The court’s width, w, is half its length, l. Which system of linear equations could be used to determine the dimensions, in feet, of the volleyball court?
    • A. 

      L+w=180 w=l

    • B. 

      2l+2w=180 w=l

    • C. 

      L+w=180 l=w

    • D. 

      2l+2w=180 l=w

  • 34. 
    During a softball game Kendra threw 85 pitches, 34 of which the umpire called strikes. What percent of Kendra’s pitches did the umpire not call strikes?
    • A. 

      51%

    • B. 

      40%

    • C. 

      25%

    • D. 

      60%

  • 35. 
    A group of girls is attempting to break the school record for the longest gum-wrapper chain. The girls’ chain already measures 4,182 feet. The school-record chain is 5,967 feet. What additional information is needed to determine how many gum wrappers the girls still need in order to break the record?
    • A. 

      The amount of time it took to complete the current school-record chain

    • B. 

      The number of gum wrappers each girl has collected

    • C. 

      The number of gum wrappers needed to complete a foot of the chain

    • D. 

      The amount of time needed to complete the chain