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That Used to Be Us: How America Fell Behind in the World It Invented and How We Can Come Back Quiz

Thomas Friedman
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Questions 1-5 of 25:

1.

When did the War in Afghanistan begin? (from Chapter 8: This Is Our Due)

2.

Who is the founder of Teach for America? (from Chapter 14: They Just Didn't Get the Word)

3.

In a report entitled, "Rising Above the Gathering Storm," which was requested by Congress in 2005, statistics showed that funding of R&D as a percentage of GDP had declined by what percentage over forty years? (from Chapter 11: The Terrible Twos)

4.

What refers to an economic system characterized by social ownership or control of the means of production and cooperative management of the economy? (from Chapter 13: Devaluation)

5.

When was Thomas L. Friedman born? (from Chapters 15 and 16)

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