Civics (the study of the rights and duties of citizens) may be returning to Illinois classrooms soon. What percentage of Illinois 8th graders tested proficiently in civics in a 2014 national assessment?
The answer to last week’s quiz is: In 2018, over $23 billion was spent on Mother’s Day. On average, shoppers spend $180 on gifts for their mothers. A nationwide total of $4.6 billion was spent on jewelry and $4.4 billion on dinners or brunches.