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United States Social Safety Net (Grade 6)

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United States Social Safety Net

Among the first social welfare programs offered by the United States were land grants to veterans of the Revolutionary War.
  1. True
  2. False
Workers' compensation policies provide medical care for workers injured on the job.
  1. True
  2. False
What event brought the federal government into protecting social welfare?
  1. World War II
  2. The Civil War
  3. The Great Depression
  4. The Teapot Dome Scandal
The Civilian Conservation Corps is an example of what type of program?

Which president's reforms were known as the New Deal?
  1. Teddy Roosevelt
  2. Woodrow Wilson
  3. Calvin Coolidge
  4. Franklin Roosevelt
Social Security is funded through a payroll tax.
  1. True
  2. False
An individual is eligible for Social Security Retirement Insurance Benefits at age 62.
  1. True
  2. False
There are no work requirements on receiving Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) aid.
  1. True
  2. False
Which federal agency runs Social Security along with Medicare and Medicaid?

In addition to people over 65, Medicare also provides benefits to individuals with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) or certain disabilities.
  1. True
  2. False
Low income is the only requirement to be eligible for Medicaid.
  1. True
  2. False
The Social Security Amendments of 1965 created Medicare and Medicaid.
  1. True
  2. False
States are allowed to set eligibility requirements for Medicaid.
  1. True
  2. False
Who is covered by the Children's Health Insurance Program?

Eligibility for Supplemental Security Income includes being over 65, blind, or disabled.
  1. True
  2. False

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