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Quiz 14 :

Education and Religion

Quiz 14 :

Education and Religion

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The formal system in which society passes on its information and values from one generation to the next is called:
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Mrs. Pampam is a Grade 4 teacher and Sadiq is her student. When Mrs. Pampam learns that Sadiq's mother is a neurosurgeon and his father is a judge, she begins to require more from him. She believes that with his family background, he should produce a very high quality of work. Once Sadiq realizes that Mrs. Pampam has higher hopes for him, he works harder and his grades improve. This is an example of:
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Sita will be visiting the continent with the highest rate of literacy. Sita is travelling to:
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Maisha and Hassan are sending their son Hamdi to school because they believe that at school he will learn good character that will ultimately benefit the nation in the long run. This illustrates the myth of:
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In Canada, who is responsible for education?
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Jeremiah speaks four languages, has a Master's degree, has travelled extensively, and has a rich social network of business associates. This combination of skills, knowledge, traits, and personal attributes is an example of:
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While reading over the help wanted ads in the local newspaper, Noam notices that most of the ads list educational requirements for applicants. This emphasis on education in assessing skills and knowledge is called:
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Teresa was taught that by developing her skills and knowledge, she would be bettering herself and her community. This is an example of the myth of:
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Henri Larocque is a member of the Legislative Assembly. He argues that funding for education should be increased because it is the state's job to raise good, loyal, patriotic children. He is advocating the myth of:
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In Canada, the federal government support post-secondary education:
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Professor Armstrong asks his class which racial/ethnic group in Canada is least likely to receive a Bachelor's degree. Barbara correctly answers:
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Bright Cloud is an 18-year-old Mohawk male. Zainab is a 19-year-old female recent immigrant. David is a 17-year-old Canadian-born anglophone male. Marie is a 20-year-old female francophone who was born and raised in Sept-Iles. Who is most likely to attend a university?
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The percentage of people in the population who can read and write is called:
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Bridgette is giving an oral presentation on homeschooling. She will state that the strongest motivator of parents who choose to homeschool their children is:
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Each morning at 8:00 am, the children at Georges Vanier Elementary School stand in line before going into the school. Through this experience, the children learn obedience and order. Since this lesson is unrelated to academic learning, it is part of:
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In an effort to win enough votes to become the chair of the Cook County School Board, Janie Williams stated, "Education for children is the way that the nation helps members of this society work toward self-improvement." Janie's comments illustrate the myth of:
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In Canada, males are more likely than females to attain which level of education:
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Professor Smith has been teaching at the college for 25 years. She has used the same tests and assignments for her entire time at the college. The average grade in Professor Smith's sociology class was 73 percent in 1998, but the average grade was 84 percent in 2008. This trend of assigning higher grades than previously assigned to students for completing the same work is called:
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People in which group are most likely to possess a university diploma?
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Wayne was taught that it is up to him to improve his place in society. This illustrates the myth of:
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