M1-family Child care Home Rules And Regs

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M1-family Child care Home Rules And Regs

This quiz will test your understanding of the concepts taught in the six-hour Family Child Care Home Rules and Regulations course - Module 1.   You should read each question carefully and choose the BEST answer.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Child care laws, rules, and regulations are in place to protect which of the following
    • A. 

      Children

    • B. 

      Families

    • C. 

      Child Care Professionals

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 2. 
    The internet is a good way to track changes in laws, rules and regulations.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    A child care professional is:
    • A. 

      An individual who cares for the well-being of the children according to the laws of the state of Florida

    • B. 

      A person who knows and understands the laws and follows them for fear of legal consequences

    • C. 

      A trained individual who has the responsibility for knowing, understanding, and applying the laws that govern the provision of child care in the state

  • 4. 
    Why do laws, rules and regulations relating to child care exist in Florida?
    • A. 

      To provide a guide for child care professionals

    • B. 

      To protect children from abuse, neglect, injury and exploitation

    • C. 

      To meet the standards of the United States of America as it pertains to children and families

    • D. 

      Because the constitution requires them

  • 5. 
    Which agency enforces the rules and regulations for child care?
    • A. 

      Florida Department of Children and Families

    • B. 

      Local Licensing Agencies

    • C. 

      County Health Department

    • D. 

      Other Child Care Organizations

  • 6. 
    The mission of the Florida Department of Children and Families Child Care Program's is to write and propose statutes to the Florida Senate and House of Representatives for the protection and well being of children and families.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Which of the following are true about Florida Statues:
    • A. 

      They are made up by the individual laws which were passed by the Legislature

    • B. 

      Each year, new statues appear for the first time, some are rewritten or amended, and some stay the same.

    • C. 

      Statues are written and proposed by the Florida Senate and House of Representatives.

    • D. 

      They are signed by the governor.

    • E. 

      All of the above.

  • 8. 
    Which of the following is true about the Florida Administrative Code:
    • A. 

      It is made up of rules that are created by the Department of Children and Families and enforced by the Department of Children and Families and many other state and local agencies.

    • B. 

      It was passed in 1990 to create early intervention services for infants and toddlers with special needs and their families.

    • C. 

      They are signed into law by the governor.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 9. 
    The Americans with Disabilities Act was passed in 1989.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Compliance with the Florida Administrative Code and the Florida Statutes relating to child care may result in denied, suspended, or revoked license.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    The Americans with Disabilities Act includes all of the following EXCEPT
    • A. 

      Prohibiting discrimination of people who are handicapped or disabled.

    • B. 

      It calls for "reasonable accommodation" of the needs of people who are handicapped or disabled.

    • C. 

      They are made up by the individual laws which were passed by the Legislature.

    • D. 

      Its goals are to promote community integration by prohibiting discrimination based on disability.

  • 12. 
    Child care providers do not need to know, understand an follow the laws that govern child care in the State of Florida because they can always be researched when needed in the Florida Administrative Code.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Laws, rules and regulations relating to child care exist in Florida to protect children from which of the following?  Check all that apply.
    • A. 

      Abuse

    • B. 

      Neglect

    • C. 

      Injury

    • D. 

      Exploitation

  • 14. 
    Which agency determines state rules pertaining to child care and enforces these rules by licensing Family Day Care Homes?
    • A. 

      DCF

    • B. 

      Local Fire Department

    • C. 

      Local County Health Department

    • D. 

      Local Licensing Agencies

  • 15. 
    Which agency determines state rules pertaining to child care and enforces these rules by licensing Large Family Day Care Homes?
    • A. 

      DCF

    • B. 

      Local Fire Department

    • C. 

      Local County Health Department

    • D. 

      Local Licensing Agencies

  • 16. 
    Which agency determines ordinances pertaining to public health?
    • A. 

      DCF

    • B. 

      Local Fire Department

    • C. 

      Local County Health Department

    • D. 

      Local Licensing Agencies

  • 17. 
    Which agency is responsible for making sure Family Day Care Homes and Large Family Child Care Homes are in compliance with the law?
    • A. 

      DCF

    • B. 

      Local Fire Department

    • C. 

      Local County Health Department

    • D. 

      Local Licensing Agencies

  • 18. 
    The laws, rules and regulations that govern child care are in place to protect the child care professional.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    As a child care professional, it is your personal responsibility to know and understand the laws that affect you and your work.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False