WONDER #1796: Why Don’t Parents Have Homework?

Question 1 of 3

The popularity of homework amongst educators has done what over the past century?

  1. increased dramatically
  2. decreased steadily
  3. increased steadily
  4. gone up and down

Question 2 of 3

Which of the following is NOT a benefit of homework?

  1. reinforcing learning
  2. teaching that learning can happen anywhere
  3. developing study skills
  4. taking away from leisure time and community activities

Question 3 of 3

Which of the following is NOT a good way for parents to help with homework?

  1. doing the homework for the child
  2. minimizing distractions
  3. providing encouragement
  4. helping to find the best time to study

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