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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.

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

2.

According to the authors, it is through what that ideas are spawned and the spark of innovation is discovered, as described in Chapter 7: "Average Is Over"? (from Chapter 7: Average Is Over)

3.

According to the authors, there are six crucial elements to improving the country's educational system. What is the fifth? (from Chapter 6: Homework x 2 = The American Dream)

4.

Steve Jobs was co-founder, chairman, and chief executive officer of what company? (from Chapter 7: Average Is Over)

5.

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

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