FFA Ceremonies--Exam Question Bank for 2014-2015

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  1. What are the three integral components of agricultural education?
    FFA, SAE, and Classroom/Laboratory
  2. How many members are in the National FFA Organization?
    557,318
  3. How many state associations are there?
    53
  4. How many chapters are in the National FFA Organization?
    7,498
  5. How many delegates were at the first National FFA Convention?
    33 delegates from 18 states
  6. How many delegates were at the last National FFA Convention?
    475
  7. How many pins may be worn on the FFA jacket, and where?
    3, below the name
  8. How many taps of the gavel calls a meeting to order?
    2
  9. How many taps of the gavel completes an item of buisness?
    1
  10. How many taps of the gavel indicates to be seated?
    1
  11. How many taps of the gavel indicates to stand?
    3
  12. How many taps of the gavel restores order?
    a series
  13. How much are national FFA dues?
    $7
  14. How much are individual state FFA dues?
    $5
  15. How much money must be earned or hours worked for the American FFA Degree?
    Have earned and productively invested at least $7,500, or have earned and productively invested at least $1,500 and worked 2,250 hours beyond school hours
  16. How much money must be earned or hours worked for the Chapter FFA Degree?
    Earned and productively invested at least $150, or have worked at least 45 hours outside of scheduled class time, or a combination of the two, through SAE
  17. How much money must be earned of hours worked for the State FFA Degree?
    Have earned and productively invested at least $1,000, or have worked at least 300 hours outside of scheduled class time through an SAE.
  18. How much were the first National FFA dues?
    $0.10
  19. How often is the FFA New Horizons published?
    six times a year
  20. Who is the CTE Specialist for Tennessee FFA?
    Allie Ellis
  21. Who is the TN Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources Consultant?
    Steve Gass
  22. Who is the Governor of the state of Tennessee?
    Bill Haslam
  23. What is the Tennessee State FFA website address?
    www.tnffa.org
  24. Who is the Tennessee commissioner of Education?
    Kevin Huffman
  25. Name the current Tennessee FFA State Officers, their positions, and their home chapter.
    • President - Kevin Robertson, Wilson Central
    • Treasurer - Amy Morgan, Cookeville
    • Secretary - Nick Baker, Baxter
    • Sentinel - Shelby Day, Oakland
    • Reporter - Victoria Utsman, Daniel Boone
    • East VP - Coty Vannoy, Chuckey-Doak
    • Middle VP - Susan Cowley, Lincoln Co.
    • West VP - Elena Smith, Munford
  26. Tennessee was the ____ state to be chartered.
    27th
  27. What do the letters CDE stand for?
    Career Development Event
  28. What do the letters POA stand for?
    Program of Activities
  29. What is a Program Of Activities?
    A chapter's written record of their yearly activities.
  30. What are the 3 divisions of a POA?
    • Student Development
    • Chapter Development
    • Community Development
  31. What are the five degrees of the FFA?
    Discovery, Greenhand, Chapter, State, and American
  32. What are the levels of FFA?
    local, (possible district, area, region, or federation) state, national
  33. what are the four kinds of National FFA membership?
    active, collegiate, alumni, honorary
  34. What are the four regions of the National FFA?
    Western, Central, Southern, Eastern
  35. What are the official FFA colors?
    national blue and corn gold
  36. What are the 6 constitutional FFA offices?
    president, vice-president, secretary, treasurer, reporter, sentinel
  37. What do the letters SAE stand for?
    Supervised Agriculture Experience
  38. What is the most recognized symbol of the FFA?
    the jacket
  39. What is the maximum age of active membership?
    21 years (23 if active military); a member may retain active membership until Nov. 30 following his or her fourth National Convention after graduation from high school, special memberships extension waivers can be given for those who participate in international programs
  40. What chapter equipment (paraphernalia) should be displayed at each meeting?
    chairs, podium, symbols of each office, American Flag
  41. What congressional act started vocational agriculture?
    Smith-Hughes Act of 1917
  42. What is the Official FFA Dress for males?
    • Black dress pants. (no jeans - blue or black, leather, pleather, etc)
    • White dress shirt and official FFA tie
    • Black dress shoes with a closed heal and toe (no boots, sandals, open-toed shoes, tennis shoes)
    • Black socks
    • Official FFA jacket zipped to the top
  43. What is the Official FFA Dress for females?
    • Black skirt (Skirt is to be at least knee length, hemmed evenly across the bottom, with a slit no longer than 2 inches above the knee, excluding the kick pleat. Black slacks may be appropriate for traveling and outdoor activities)
    • White collared blouse and official FFA blue scarf
    • Black dress shoes with a closed heel and toe (no boots, sandals, open-toed shoes, or tennis shoes)
    • Black nylon hosiery
    • Official FFA jacket zipped to the top
  44. What is the Official FFA Salute?
    the Pledge of Allegiance
  45. What is the official name for FFA camp?
    TN FFA Leadership Training Camp/Camp Clements
  46. Where is Camp Clements located?
    Doyle, TN
  47. Along what river is Camp Clements located?
    Caney Fork
  48. What is the official name of the FFA magazine?
    FFA New Horizons
  49. Who is the editor of FFA New Horizons?
    Kim Newsom Holmberg, former TN FFA State President
  50. What is the symbol of the American FFA degree?
    golden key
  51. Who is the TAAE president?
    Mike Akridge
  52. What is the TAAE?
    Tennessee Association of Agriculture Educators
  53. What is the current National FFA theme?
    Go All Out!
  54. What does PLOW stand for?
    Passing Literacy OnWard
  55. What does WLC stand for?
    Washington Leadership Conferance
  56. What law is the FFA Federal Charter?
    • Originally - Public Law 740
    • Now - Public Law 105-225
  57. What metal is the American FFA Degree pin made of?
    gold
  58. What metal is the Chapter FFA Degree pin made of?
    silver
  59. What metal is the Greenhand FFA Degree pin made of?
    bronze
  60. What metal is the State FFA Degree pin made of?
    gold
  61. What parliamentary procedure rules does the FFA use?
    Robert's Rules of Order - Newly Revised 11th Edition
  62. What pins may be worn above the mane on the FFA jacket?
    State of American FFA Degree
  63. What pins may be worn on ht FFA jacket?
    Highest office, highest degree, highest award/honor
  64. What schools can have an FFA chapter?
    Schools with agriculture programs governed by the state
  65. What three rankings can a chapter receive on the national level?
    National 1,2, or 3 star
  66. What three rankings can a chapter receive on the state level?
    Gold, Silver, or Bronze
  67. What was the forerunner of the FFA?
    Future Farmers of Virginia
  68. What was the NFA?
    New Farmers of America
  69. Who was enrolled in NFA?
    African-American farm boys enrolled in agriculture education courses
  70. What was the original name of the FFA magazine?
    The National Future Farmer
  71. What was the original name of FFA?
    Future Farmers of America
  72. When is National FFA Week?
    Week of George Washington's birthday, February
  73. Who was the first advisor for the Tennessee FFA?
    Dudley M. Clements
  74. when was the Future Farmers of Tennessee established?
    1972
  75. When was the FFA formed?
    1928, 1st National Convention
  76. When were the FFA colors selected?
    1929, 2nd National Convention
  77. When was the FFA Creed Adopted?
    1930, 3rd National Convention
  78. when was the Official FFA Dress adopted?
    1933, 6th National Convention
  79. When did the FFA purchase part of George Washington's estate?
    1939
  80. when was the first National FFA Camp founded?
    1939
  81. When did the National FFA Foundation start?
    1944
  82. When was the National FFA Band formed?
    1947
  83. when was the National FFA Chorus formed?
    1948
  84. when did the National FFA Supply Service start?
    1948
  85. When did National FFA Week begin?
    1948
  86. When did the FFA receive its Federal Charter?
    1950
  87. When was the FFA Code of Ethics adopted?
    1952
  88. When did the U.S. Post Office issue the FFA a stamp?
    1953
  89. When did the NFA and FFA consolidate?
    1965

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