Education Court Cases, Legislation, and Federal Documents Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What year was the Educate America Act was signed into law?

Question 2 2. Which of the following is NOT a main principle of the IDEA?

Question 3 3. The Supreme Court case that found students had a right to free expression was:

Question 4 4. IEP is short for _____.

Question 5 5. How did the Morrill Act of 1862 affect Americans?

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Question 6 6. When was the Education for All Handicapped Children Act was passed?

Question 7 7. Four different people sued their respective schools because of non-compliance with the IDEA. Which lawsuit would be dismissed because the situation does NOT fall under the IDEA?

Question 8 8. The book that questioned the statistics of A Nation at Risk was:

Question 9 9. What did the Educate America Act establish for the goal of students using their minds well?

Question 10 10. Title I funding goes to schools that have a high percentage of _____.

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Question 11 11. IEP stands for _____.

Question 12 12. The No Child Left Behind Act was passed in:

Question 13 13. Which of the following is NOT covered by Title IX?

Question 14 14. The big issue in A Nation at Risk was that test scores were _____.

Question 15 15. Which of the following is an exception to the right to free expression?

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Question 16 16. Full racial balance in Topeka, Kansas, schools was reached in _____.

Question 17 17. Which of the following statements BEST explains Title IX?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is not a benefit of No Child Left Behind?

Question 19 19. John Tinker and Christopher Eckhardt were protesting:

Question 20 20. Why did Goals 2000 focus on STEM education?

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Question 21 21. The Morrill Act of _____ offered money to states to create colleges that provided education for minorities.

Question 22 22. Which of the following was not a recommendation of A Nation at Risk?

Question 23 23. Why were the Morrill Land-Grant Acts passed?

Question 24 24. According to the Educate America Act, every American should _____.

Question 25 25. The _____ Amendment of the U.S. Constitution protects people's right to free expression.

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Question 26 26. In the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) what is meant by 'Least Restrictive Environment'?

Question 27 27. Gigi is interested in taking a computer gaming course at her high school. However, her school counselor pressures her to sign up for a class on Microsoft Office applications instead. What is the school's action LIKELY an example of under Title IX?

Question 28 28. Which of the following was NOT an outcome of the Educate America Act?

Question 29 29. Under the Tinker Test, why would a school be allowed to prevent student expression?

Question 30 30. The No Child Left Behind Act is also called:

Education Court Cases, Legislation, and Federal Documents Chapter Exam Instructions

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