questions will cover all lectures since the last exam, including today’s lectureLast Time: Since the 1970’s, US jobs shifted from a focus on the secondary sectorto a focus on the tertiary sector.Manufacturing jobs moved, leaving behind poor minorities in areas with few jobs. This led to spatial mismatch.In terms of un/nonemployment, neighborhoods matter more for blacks than for whites, especially after 1970.Secrets of the SATFollows 7 students applying to UC Berkeley They are competing with 31,000 students for 3,500 spots. Berkeley is shifting away from test scores an toward a more rounded evaluation. However, it cannot consider race (Prop 209) Questions to Consider Where does the SAT come from? o70 years ago at Harvard University oPeople should be selected on pure intelligence, not background (born into money) oInvention of IQ tests was the basis for these examinations What was the original intent of the SAT?
What purpose does it serve today?
What are its strengths and limitations?