Have You Done Your Homework? - FamilyEducation

Have You Done Your Homework?

Everyone has to do homework . . . but what do you really know about it? Take this quiz to find out.

Quiz

Everyone has to do homework . . . but what do you really know about it? Take this quiz to find out.

1. What do teachers think is the right amount of homework for first- to third-graders?

  • At this age, kids shouldn't get homework.
  • They should be doing 20 minutes or less each day.
  • They can handle 30 to 45 minutes each day.

2. In the U.S., what percentage of public elementary-school teachers count homework as part of a student's grade?

  • 0.25
  • 0.4
  • 0.66

3. What percentage of families in the U.S. have rules about homework?

  • 0.92
  • 0.77
  • 0.4

4. In the U.S., who spends more time on homework?

  • Boys
  • Girls

5. Eighth-graders from which country spend the most amount of time on homework?

  • Japan
  • France
  • United States

1. What do teachers think is the right amount of homework for first- to third-graders?
They should be doing 20 minutes or less each day.

2. In the U.S., what percentage of public elementary-school teachers count homework as part of a student's grade?
0.4

3. What percentage of families in the U.S. have rules about homework?
0.92

4. In the U.S., who spends more time on homework?
Girls

5. Eighth-graders from which country spend the most amount of time on homework?
United States

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