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73. Over the past two decades, more than 50 nations have participated in at least one massive international test of educational achievement. Longitudinal data find that _____. A) if achievement rises, the national economy declines B) if achievement declines, the national economy advances C) if achievement rises, the national economy advances D) there is no relation between achievement and the national economy
74. What is the primary international test of science and math?
75. Beth is taking the TIMSS, which is the international test of _____.
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76. What is the main international test of reading given to students?
77. Holly is taking the PIRLS, which is the main international test of _____. A) science and math B) IQ C) creative problem solving D) reading
78. In recent years, Finland has gained a great deal of attention for its very successful educational system. Which statement about Finland's educational reform is true?
79. When TIMSS experts recorded math teachers in the United States, Germany, and Japan, what did they find?
80. A child's achievement seems more influenced by _____ in the United States than in other nations.
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81. The U.S. law, enacted in 2001, that aimed to increase educational accountability by requiring states to qualify for funding based on standardized measures of achievement is referred to as _____. A) TIMSS B) NAEP C) NCLB D) PIRLS
82. A federally sponsored test in the United States is the _____.
83. The Common Core is a(n) _____ that was developed with backing from all 50 states in response to doubts about state-level assessments.
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