Making Reasonable & Informed Decisions on Public Issues


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1. Who should you consider when thinking about the impact of a public policy issue?

2. Which of the following is an objective source for information on the United States space program?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

These study tools will assess your understanding of what it's like to make decisions on public issues. Quiz questions will cover key topics like one main characteristic of a good source and who to think about when considering the impact of a public policy issue.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The following areas of study will be addressed:

  • Objective source of info on the U.S. space program
  • What it means to think about the impact of a public policy decision both now and in the future
  • Why the cost of a public policy issue is an important factor

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on making decisions on public issues
  • Making connections - use your understanding of factors to consider when making a public issue decision to explain why cost is an important concern
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding who these decisions impact and how they affect both the present and the future

Additional Learning

The lesson called Making Reasonable & Informed Decisions on Public Issues will cover these points of study:

  • Analysis of making choices that are well-informed
  • Definition of objectivity
  • Timing of making decisions on public issues
  • Collective will