Disability History: Leading

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Disability History: Leading

Our quiz is separated into five sections, one section for each of the five areas of Youth Development and Leadership.   This quiz is on Leading.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The following U.S. Presidents had disabilities:
    • A. 

      Roosevelt – Clinical Depression; Hoover – Bipolar

    • B. 

      Carter – Alzheimer's; Washington – Schizophrenia

    • C. 

      Reagan – Alzheimer's; Roosevelt – Polio

  • 2. 
    Youth Leadership Forums were created to help train parents to develop the next generation leaders with disabilities.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    What law requires the accessibility of polling places and disability etiquette training for poll workers?
    • A. 

      Help America Vote Act

    • B. 

      Disabled Voting Rights Act

    • C. 

      Equal Voting Right Acts

  • 4. 
    The first disability pride parade took place in 2004 in what city?
    • A. 

      Washington D.C.

    • B. 

      Chicago

    • C. 

      San Diego

  • 5. 
    What is the name of the first major organization run for people with disabilities by people with disabilities?
    • A. 

      American Association of People with Disabilities

    • B. 

      National Association of Handicapped Citizens

    • C. 

      League of the Physically Handicapped

  • 6. 
    The American with Disabilities Act includes four tenets: Inclusion, Equality of Opportunity, Full Participation, and Economic Self-Sufficiency
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Both Ruth Bader Ginsburg and William Renquist are state senators with disabilities.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    What was the first piece of civil rights legislation passed that focused on people with disabilities
    • A. 

      Section 504

    • B. 

      Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

    • C. 

      Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)

  • 9. 
    ____ is considered the Father of the Independent Living Movement
    • A. 

      Justin Dart

    • B. 

      I. King Jordan

    • C. 

      B. I. King Jordan Ed Roberts