La culture française

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La culture française
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La culture français alors les chaiptres P-2.
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  1. typical french greeting
    faire la bise
  2. approx number of non-french people who study French
    100 million
  3. approx # french speakers
    200 million
  4. # of countries with French as an official language of some sort
    29
  5. 2nd most used language on the internet
    french
  6. the term for the end of summer vacation, for both students and parents
    la rentrée
  7. T/F french workers get 4-5 weeks of summer vacation
    T
  8. aka nursery rhymes
    comptines
  9. French grading scale
    0-20
  10. exam that gets french people into la université
    le baccalauréat (le bac)
  11. first part of the university
    la license, 3 ans
  12. second part of the university
    le master, 2 ans
  13. final part of the university
    le doctorat, 3-9 ans
  14. what the government gives to really smart french students
    une bourse
  15. T/F in france, all universities are supposed to be equal
    T
  16. really high-achieving universities
    les grandes écoles
  17. where one goes before the grandes écoles
    classe preparatoire
  18. T/F college education in France runs between 181-400 Euro/an
    true
  19. what people who score 16-20 get
    très bien
  20. some stereotypes the French have about America
    hamburgers, tout est très grande, les armes, football, en mauvais santé
  21. stereotypes of Americans about French
    grossiers, ne se lavent pas, ne gagnent pas de guerre, minces (thin), vin/fromage/pain, nudisme, orguilleuse, ironie, la bise, la norritune, têtus (stubborn), voyeurs
  22. "education" en français
    L'enseignement
  23. 3 main properties of french education and who set them
    gratuite, laïque et obligatoire (Jules Ferry)
  24. first stage of French education
    la école maternelle (3-6 ans)
  25. second stage of French education, following la maternelle
    la école primaire (6-11 ans)
  26. third stage of education, following école primaire
    le collège (11-15 ans)
  27. fourth stage of education, after collège
    le lycée (15-18 ans)
  28. T/F France subsidizes almost all of its education
    T
  29. T/F educational curricula are highly centralized and regulated by Paris
    T
  30. T/F french colonies are also strictly regulated for education
    T
  31. T/F maternelle is free and available to all
    T
  32. T/F 99.6% attend maternelle by age 3
    T
  33. T/F french kids know how to copy cursive by the time they're 6, but not how to read
    T
  34. École primaire has 3 parts. Name them.
    cours preporatoire, cours élementaire, cours moyen
  35. T/F quebec limits who can attend (free) English-speaking schools
    T
  36. "perceptions vs realities"
    perceptions et réalités
  37. T/F french think that they are interested in, and appreciate, food (esp bread)
    T
  38. T/F Bread is eaten with nearly every meal
    T
  39. T/F French people are ready to debate the relative virtues of pain artisanal and pain industrial.
    T
  40. T/F the french think that they eat rich food
    F
  41. typical french meal, accd to french
    le steak-frites
  42. T/F the French love the Eiffel tower as much as most people think
    T
  43. T/F the French think that they win by outwitting the bigger guys
    T
  44. popular french comic book Gaul
    Astérix
  45. T/F the French think berets are cool
    F
  46. T/F the french don't think they are obsessed with love
    T
  47. T/F the French intentionally try to be rude
    F

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