Atlanta Teachers Vs Bankers.........is Justice Equal Free Demo

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In 2011 a report was released describing problems with the Atlanta public school system. What was the subject of the report?

Falsifying time cards.

Teachers cheating on standardized test.

Teachers stealing money from the school system.

Drug usage by teachers in the system.

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  • 2. 
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  • 3. 
    In 2011 a report was released describing problems with the Atlanta public school system. What was the subject of the report?
    • A. 

      Falsifying time cards.

    • B. 

      Teachers cheating on standardized test.

    • C. 

      Teachers stealing money from the school system.

    • D. 

      Drug usage by teachers in the system.

  • 4. 
    The report on the school system indicated that:
    • A. 

      It was only a few teachers involved in the cheating.

    • B. 

      There was only one school involved in the cheating.

    • C. 

      There was a widespread conspiracy within the school system to cheat.

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 5. 
    During the cheating period:
    • A. 

      Students in the system were improving.

    • B. 

      The Atlanta School System won awards for student improvement.

    • C. 

      No one in upper levels of the school system knew the cheating existed.

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 6. 
    Every teacher in the Atlanta School System was involved in the cheating scandal.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    What method did the teachers use to cheat on the test?
    • A. 

      Giving the parents the answers to the test before the test.

    • B. 

      Erase student wrong answers and replace with the correct one.

    • C. 

      Helping children with the test during the test.

    • D. 

      B and c

    • E. 

      A,b,and c

  • 8. 
    Teachers who did not agree with the cheating were:
    • A. 

      Left alone and asked not to participate.

    • B. 

      Were promoted for being honest.

    • C. 

      Received a bonus for being honest.

    • D. 

      Threatened or told not to cooperate with investigators.

  • 9. 
    A key part in the indictment against the teachers is that a culture was created in the to encourage cheating. In this system a work environment for cheating was fostered and rewarded.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    The top administrator of the Atlanta Public School system had know knowledge of the cheating within the system.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    The Atlanta school system was the only schools system in the U.S. with cheating problems.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    The problem in the Atlanta school system resulted in the first major law enforcement investigation into teacher cheating.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Which of the reasons below represent why a teacher may cheat with respect to student test scores.
    • A. 

      Teachers are competitive with each other.

    • B. 

      Teacher bonuses are based on higher test scores.

    • C. 

      Teachers believe that this is a good way to help the students learn the material.

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 14. 
    About how many students were affected by the cheating scandal?
    • A. 

      7064

    • B. 

      1000000

    • C. 

      2544

    • D. 

      705

  • 15. 
    What was the estimated dollar amount paid out in bonuses to the 11 teachers sentenced to jail in the Atlanta scandal?
    • A. 

      645000

    • B. 

      600000

    • C. 

      100000

    • D. 

      4000

  • 16. 
    Which race was more affected by the Atlanta teaching scandal?
    • A. 

      Hispanic

    • B. 

      Black

    • C. 

      Oriental

    • D. 

      White

  • 17. 
    What affect did the cheating have on the students involved?
    • A. 

      It helped them be successful in the next grades.

    • B. 

      It made the student work harder the next year.

    • C. 

      It prevented the system from identifying a student with learning problems in subjects like Reading and English, therefore limiting the necessary help needed for the student to be successful.

    • D. 

      It made the students unprepared for higher grade levels resulting in low performance.

    • E. 

      All of the above.

    • F. 

      C and d only.

  • 18. 
    One of the charges that the 11 teachers were convicted of is racketeering. This is the same charge used to convict organized crime families.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    The total dollar amount in bonuses paid to 22 or the 44 schools involved in the scandal is______?
    • A. 

      75000

    • B. 

      645000

    • C. 

      50000

    • D. 

      10000

  • 20. 
    Of the 12 teachers indicted how many were convicted and received jail time.
    • A. 

      12

    • B. 

      6

    • C. 

      11

    • D. 

      5

  • 21. 
    In 2007 the United States experienced one of the worst recessions in its economic history. What industry was largely blamed for this recession?
    • A. 

      Oil and Gas

    • B. 

      Banking and Financial

    • C. 

      Education

    • D. 

      Agriculture

  • 22. 
    One activity that contributed to the recession was mortgage fraud.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    How did the mortgage companies commit fraud?
    • A. 

      They charged customers with excessive fees.

    • B. 

      They sold houses that were not for sale.

    • C. 

      They would use false and undocumented information to get mortgages approved.

    • D. 

      They sold a house more than once.

    • E. 

      All of the above.

  • 24. 
    A mortgage granted by a lender without checking tax returns, employment history, or anything else is called a ________?
    • A. 

      Stated income mortgage

    • B. 

      Liar loan

    • C. 

      A standard mortgage

    • D. 

      Payday loan

    • E. 

      A and b

    • F. 

      A and c

  • 25. 
    People who qualified for mortgages using liar loans would not have qualified for the loan using traditional requirements.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 26. 
    How did the liar loans affect the people who got those loans?
    • A. 

      They would destroy their credit history which would make it difficult to get credit in the future.

    • B. 

      The could not afford the loans and would lose the house.

    • C. 

      They would pay higher interest rates than other borrowers.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 27. 
    Most of the liar loans were the result of customers supplying false information without the mortgage brokers or mortgage company knowledge.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 28. 
    What happened to employees who tried to expose the fraud in the mortgage industry?
    • A. 

      They received bonuses from management.

    • B. 

      They were promoted to another position.

    • C. 

      They were left alone. Nothing happened to them.

    • D. 

      They were fired or threatened with losing their job.

  • 29. 
    About how many people were negatively affected by the mortgage fraud?
    • A. 

      14000000

    • B. 

      100000

    • C. 

      7000

    • D. 

      674000

  • 30. 
    Who in the United States was negatively affected financially by the repercussions of mortgage fraud?
    • A. 

      People who owned homes.

    • B. 

      People who had retirement accounts.

    • C. 

      People who were invested in the stock market

    • D. 

      Employees who were fired because of the recession caused by the financial fraud.

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 31. 
    Which of the following represents the damages caused by the mortgage fraud?
    • A. 

      Trillions of dollars.

    • B. 

      Millions of dollars

    • C. 

      Billions of dollars

    • D. 

      645000 dollars

  • 32. 
    The banks admitted that they did they made a mistake with respect to monitoring mortgage fraud.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 33. 
    Many of the banks/corporations have been fined for their role in the mortgage crisis.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 34. 
    How many corporate top executives who ran these companies and were responsible for creating a culture of fraud within their companies have been brought to trial and convicted?
    • A. 

      30

    • B. 

      0

    • C. 

      12

    • D. 

      30

  • 35. 
    There have been some people prosecuted and jailed with respect to loan fraud including only one top executives of a financial institution.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 36. 
    Both the banks involved in mortgage fraud and the Atlanta teacher scandal involved the creation of a culture of fraud.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 37. 
    Which of the following represent a common them in both the mortgage fraud and the Atlanta teacher scandal?
    • A. 

      The dollar amount of the fraud

    • B. 

      Pay for performance incentives

    • C. 

      The number of people hurt in the fraud.

    • D. 

      The type of damage done to the victims.