How to Choose a College Location


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A school that a student can attend without moving away is called a:

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1. A school that a student cannot attend while living at home is called a:

2. A school that is located in a city is called a:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Colleges exist in many different locations, but where you go comes down to your own unique preferences. This quiz tests you on the different kinds of schools, location-wise, and the factors to consider about them.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The goal of this quiz is to assess your knowledge of choosing a college location, including:

  • Recognizing the term for a school attended without moving away
  • Knowing the word for a school a student can't attend without moving away
  • Recognizing terms for schools located in a city or countryside
  • What students decide between when comparing certain locations of schools

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - draw from relevant information in the lesson on choosing a college location
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast city and countryside school locations
  • Information recall - remember the knowledge you've acquired about the choices that must be made when deciding between colleges nearby or further locations

Additional Learning

More on this topic is available in the lesson How to Choose a College Location, such as:

  • Other considerations besides location when choosing a school
  • Examples of locations that feature colleges
  • Comparing the pros and cons of different locations