Disability Awareness Quiz 2

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Disability Awareness Quiz 2

Select the correct answer to the questions to determine your knowledge about people with disabilities.  


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following people do not have a disability?
    • A. 

      Hillary Clinton

    • B. 

      Abraham Lincoln

    • C. 

      Ty Pennington (Extreme Makeover Home Edition)

    • D. 

      Howie Mandel

  • 2. 
    Which of the following is all right to call someone … 
    • A. 

      Crazy

    • B. 

      Their name

    • C. 

      Retard

    • D. 

      Gimp

  • 3. 
    What is a hidden disability?
    • A. 

      Someone who is fearful of going outside of their house.

    • B. 

      A disability that is not obvious by looking at someone.

    • C. 

      There are no hidden disabilities.

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is an example of a hidden disability?
    • A. 

      Autism

    • B. 

      ADHD

    • C. 

      Bipolar

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      An appropriate term to describe an individual.

    • B. 

      Is never used in the media or the law to describe people with disabilities.

    • C. 

      Originates from when long ago people with disabilities begged in the streets with their cap in their hand.

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      A ramp to get into a building that has steps.

    • B. 

      A sign language interpreter.

    • C. 

      A large print application or menu.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 7. 
    If you cannot understand someone with a communication impairment…
    • A. 

      Do not ask the person to repeat what they had said, because you might offend them.

    • B. 

      Just pretend you understood them and hope you guessed what they said.

    • C. 

      Politely ask the person to repeat what was said and repeat it back to make sure what you thought was said is correct.

  • 8. 
     People with disabilities…
    • A. 

      Can live independent productive lives with accommodations.

    • B. 

      always need assistance to be independent.

    • C. 

      Are looking for help and pity.

  • 9. 
    The ADA, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, was signed into law by..
    • A. 

      George H.W. Bush.

    • B. 

      Abraham Lincoln.

    • C. 

      Dan Quayle.

    • D. 

      Bill Clinton.

  • 10. 
    The ADA gives people with disabilities rights in the area of
    • A. 

      Access to restaurants.

    • B. 

      Access to tele-communication.

    • C. 

      Access to employment.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 11. 
    It is appropriate when talking with a person with a disability to…
    • A. 

      Lean on their wheelchair

    • B. 

      Start to help the person without asking first

    • C. 

      Shake their hand when introducing yourself

    • D. 

      Completely ignore them.