TED Talk Candy Chang Quiz

1. Where does Candy Chang live?


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2. New Orleans has one of the highest numbers of abandoned properties in America. What does this mean?

(note: properties are houses and buildings)


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3. What happened in 2009 that changed Candy Chang’s life forever?


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4. When her friend died, Candy Chang was very grateful for her life but she says it’s easy to forget what is most important to you.


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5. Candy Chang wrote   “Before I die, I want to ….” on the side of an empty house because she wanted people to “share their personal aspirations in public space.”

What is an “aspiration” mean?  (check all that are correct)


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6. How many days did it take before the wall was completely filled out with messages?


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7. One reason that Candy Chang wanted to put this chalkboard on a public wall (outside in the community where everyone could see it) was because she didn’t want people to think they were alone.


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8. This is the only wall of this kind in the world.


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9. Candy Chang says that preparing for death is very powerful. Thinking about death helps us to see what is important in life.


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