Time at School
In the U.S., schools start an hour and a half earlier than they do in France. A common time to start school in France is 9:00AM. However french schools go until 4:00PM. In America a lunch break is only about 30 minutes long. In France they get an hour lunch break or longer. In France, Wednesdays are only halfdays but they go to school on Saturday mornings. In France, the school week is longer, but the days are shorter.
French Educational system
In America there are all kinds of extra curricular activites and clubs like art clubs and basketball teams. In France there are few extracurricular activities if any. In France, there is more homework. In France there is more focus on school than there is in the U.S.
Mostly As You act very American.
Mostly Bs You act French.
6. Do you prefer value or taste more when buying food?
A. I buy food based on value.
B. I buy food based on taste.
7. What time does school start at? (Middle school)
A. Between 7 and 8 o'clock
B. Usually around 9 o'clock
8. Where is more of the space in your house used?
A. In bedrooms and bathrooms
B. In a grand entrance
9. Are there extra curricular activities in your school?
A. Yes, lots of them.
B. No, very few if any.
10. Do you eat snacks between meals?
A. Yes, all the time.
B. No, almost never.
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