Report: Students don't know much about United States history
Published 06/14/2011, Associated Press
Just 13 percent of high school seniors who took the 2010 National Assessment of Educational Progress, called the Nation's Report Card, showed a solid grasp of the subject. Results released Tuesday showed the two other grades didn't perform much better, with just 22 percent of fourth-grade students and 18 percent of eighth-graders demonstrating proficiency. Open story link and scroll to bottom to read a sampling of questions from the 2010 National Assessment of Educational Progress U.S. history test.Word count: 779
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