Basics for Teaching Students with Learning Disabilities Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. This professional organization publishes professional standards for special education teachers:

Question 2 2. A learning disability is commonly identified when:

Question 3 3. This 1975 law mandated that special needs students are entitled to a free and appropriate education:

Question 4 4. A student who demonstrates an impairment with writing may have:

Question 5 5. Dyslexia is a learning disability that impairs a person's _____ ability.

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Question 6 6. According to the DSM-IV, what percentage of American school age children have some form of a learning disability?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is NOT a behavioral indicator of a learning disability:

Question 8 8. Common behaviors that most children with learning disabilities exhibit fall into the categories of _____ and _____.

Question 9 9. An impairment in cognitive functioning that makes learning difficult is:

Question 10 10. This professional organization has a smartphone app for special education teachers:

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Question 11 11. Which of the following academic areas is not identified as an area with which a specific learning disability can occur?

Question 12 12. Impairment of physical or mental functioning is:

Question 13 13. Mario is having trouble recognizing sequences and is unable to recall math facts. Based on these symptoms, what type of learning disability might Mario be experiencing?

Question 14 14. This learning disability impairs one's ability to read:

Question 15 15. In order to assess overall cognitive ability and achievement levels, clinicians use a combination of which tests?

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Question 16 16. Learning ____ are disorders of the central nervous system which significantly impact functioning in one or more specific area of ____, such as reading, writing and math.

Question 17 17. AAIDD stands for:

Question 18 18. Which of the following is NOT a symptom of dysgraphia?

Question 19 19. The Greek prefix dys refers to _____.

Question 20 20. This professional specializes in the brain and behavior:

Basics for Teaching Students with Learning Disabilities Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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