Distinguishing Factors of Learning Disabilities


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An impairment in an individual's ability to learn that is usually caused by a flaw in neurological functioning is called a:

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1. Which of the following is NOT true of learning disabilities:

2. A student who just can't focus in class may be experiencing this distinguishing factor commonly associated with the presence of a learning disability:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

You'll be primarily assessed on subjects that have to do with neurological impairment, focus issues, and different factors that come into play with learning disabilities.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

More exactly, you'll be tested on:

  • A neurological impairment affecting learning capacity
  • Qualities of learning disabilities
  • Students who have trouble focusing
  • A link to a student who frequently gets into fights
  • Students who are physically smaller than their classmates

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about factors related to learning disabilities
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding characteristics of learning disabilities
  • Making connections - use understanding of the concept of a neurological impairments that affect learning ability

Additional Learning

If you read the corresponding lesson, Distinguishing Factors of Learning Disabilities, you'll have the chance to learn more about:

  • Who officially tests students to determine if they have a learning disability
  • Determinants of learning disabilities
  • Examples and results of learning disabilities