tfch8 - Chapter Eight Education 1 As education has become...

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Chapter Eight: Education 1. As education has become more specialized it has ceased to be part of the socialization process. a. TRUE b. *FALSE 2. Transience and poverty were the main factors limiting school attendance in the 19th century. a. *TRUE b. FALSE 3. At the beginning of the 20th century, only about one fifth of pupils enrolled in public school attended regularly. a. TRUE b. *FALSE 4. In terms of curriculum and the social composition of the student body, education is more diversified now than 100 years ago. a. *TRUE b. FALSE 5. The proportion of the Canadian population with less than a Grade 9 education diminished rapidly in the 1960s and 1970s. a. *TRUE b. FALSE 6. By the late 1990s, the average number of years of formal education among Canadians was 15. a. TRUE b. *FALSE 7. A concern to make education more responsive to the labour market’s need for occupational skills goes back to the 19th century. a. TRUE b. *FALSE 8. By 2001, over a quarter of Canadians had a university degree. a. TRUE b. *FALSE 9. The consolidation of school districts began at the beginning of the 20th century. a. *TRUE b. FALSE 10. Pressure to create larger schools began as students stayed in school longer. a. *TRUE
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