This is the Multiple Choice Questions in General Education as one coverage of Licensure Examinations for Teachers (LET). The exam is divided into two classifications. First is the elementary level exam which covers topics from General Education (GenEd) 40% and Professional Education (ProfEd) 60%. Secondly is the secondary level which covers GenEd 20%, ProfEd 40% and area of specialization 40%. I assume you are looking for a reviewer that will help you achieve your goal to become a professional License teacher very soon. Yes, you are in the right place to make your dream come true. Make sure to familiarize each and every questions to increase the chance of passing the Licensure Examinations for Teachers (LET).

GENERAL  EDUCATION (Elementary and Secondary) Coverage

  • English (Study and Thinking Skills, Writing in the Discipline, Speech and Oral Communication, Philippine Literature, Master Works of the World)
  • Filipino (Komunikasyon sa Akademikonh Filipino, Pagbasa at Pagsulat tungo sa Pananaliksik, Masining na Pagpapahayag)
  • Mathematics (Fundamentals of Math, Plane Geometry, elementary Algebra, Statistics and Probability)
  • Science (Biological Science - General Biology, Physical Science-with Earth Science)
  • Social Sciences (Philippine Government and New Constitution with Human Rights, Philippine History, Basic Economics, Taxation, Agrarian Reform, Society, Culture with Family Planning, Rizal and other heroes, Philosophy of Man, Arts, General Psychology, Information and Communication Technology)

Practice Exam Test Questions

Choose the letter of the best answer in each questions.

1. Which of the following gives the prime factorization of 54?

A. 22 ●32

B. 2 ●33

C. 23 ●33

D. 23 ●32

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Option B

2. What are the first 5 multiples of 8?

A. 8,16,24,32,40

B. 0,8,16,24,32

C. 1,2,3,4,5

D. 0,2,4,6,8

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Option A

3. The ratio of the number to boys to the number of girls in a class is 2:3. If there are 40 students in the class, how many boys are there?

A. 24

B. 18

C. 16

D. 8

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Option C

4. Which of the following choices expresses 5/8 as a percent?

A. 62.5%

B. 58%

C. 65%

D. 40%

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Option C

5. The area of a square is $225 {cm^2}$. What is its perimeter in centimeters?

A. 44

B. 60

C. 15

D. 56

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Option B

6. Max is planning to take a leisurely stroll around their rectangular patio, which measures 27.7 m long and 21.5 m wide. How far does Max have to walk?

A. 96.4 m

B. 88.4 m

C. 120.4 m

D. 98.4 m

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Option D

7. Paul and his son participated in a marathon. Paul traveled 3 km and 50 m while his son ran 502 m and 36 cm. What is the total distance that the father and son tandem covered?

A. 3,552 m

B. 3,550 m

C. 3,760 m

D. 5,452 m

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Option A

 


8. In the figure above, which of the following is a pair of alternate interior angles?

A. Angle A And Angle B

B. Angle B And Angle D

C. Angle C And Angle D

D. Angle A And Angle D

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Option D

9. Which of the following are complementary angles?

A. 90° and 90°

B. 18°and18°

C. 71°and19°

D. 15°and30°

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Option C

10. If the angles of a triangle are in the ratio 4:6:5, then the triangle is _________.

A. isosceles

B. acute

C. right

D. obtuse

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Option D

11. The hypotenuse of a right triangle is 10 and one leg is 6. What is the length of the other leg of the triangle?

A. 8

B. 10

C. 12

D. 16

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Option A

12. Nine unique diagonals are drawn in a regular polygon. How many sides dies it have?

A. 8

B. 6

C. 7

D. 9

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Option D

13. A chocolate bar in the shape of an isosceles trapezoid has dimensions as shown in the Figure. Find its area.

 


A. 444 units2

B. 480 units2

C. 544 units2

D. 580 units2

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Option B

14. Lola Tetchi wishes to fence her agricultural land using only a 600-meter long material. If the land is quadrilateral in shape, what should be its dimensions in order to enclose the maximum area?

A. 270m x 30m

B. 250m x 50m

C. 200m x 100m

D. 150m x 150m

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Option D

15. Starting at the same point, Ronald walked 5 km to the north in 1 hour while France walked 12 km to the east in 1 hour. How far apart are they after 2 hours?

A. 26 km

B. 39 km

C. 15 km

D. 13 km

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Option A

16. Which among the following is NOT a perfect square trinomial?

A. x2+ 6x + 9

B. x2+ 8x + 16

C. 9x2+ 12x + 4

D. 49x2+ 70x + 36

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Option D

17. What is the greatest common monomial factor of the expression: -13abc – 39bc + 2ab?

A. 13abc

B. 26b

C. -13b

D. 3b

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Option C

18. If number x is subtracted from 27, the result is -5. What is number x?

A. 22

B. 25

C. 32

D. 35

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Option C

19. Find b: b/4-b/6=1

A. 3

B. 4

C. 8

D. 12

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Option D

20. In how many ways can 10 people be seated on a bench if only four seats are available?

A. 3 628 800

B. 5040 

C. 720

D. 24

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Option B

21. Mrs. Mesina found out that the mode of a class in the National Achievement Test is 87.0. What does this indicate?

A. 87.0 is exactly the middle score in the distribution.

B. 87.0 is the most frequent score in the distribution.

C. 87.0 is the arithmetic mean of all the scores.

D. 83.0 is one of the scores in the distribution.

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Option B

22. What is the standard deviation?

A. 42.08

B. 31.87

C. 5.65

D. 4.22

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Option C

23. While performing an experiment, Mico expresses his opinions and tries new ideas even at the risk of failure or criticism. What scientific trait is displayed in this situation?

A. Risk-taking

B. Absence of ambiguity

C. Diligence

D. Curiosity

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Option A

24. Chona actively participates in a task and also dutifully performs tasks assigned to her. What scientific attitude is displayed in this situation?

A. Unity

B. Camaraderie

C. Team work

D. Responsibility

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Option D

Beda wants to find out if different types of wood soak up the same amount of water when we wet. She plans to do the following:
I. Weigh a dry block of each type of wood.
II. Put each block into a container full of water.
III. Leave the wood in the water.
IV. Take the wood out, dry the outside of each block and reweigh.
V. Calculate the amount of the water soaked up.

25. In this experiment, what is the dependent variable?

A. Dry weight of each block

B. The amount of water soaked up

C. Type of wood used

D. Time left in the water

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Option B

26. What is the independent variable?

A. What is the independent variable?

B. Dry weight of each block

C. Amount of water soaked up

D. Time left in the water

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Option A

27. Printed on the label of a bottle of cough medicine are the following instructions “Store away from light, below 30 degrees C.” What can you infer about the cough medicine?

A. It is affected by heat and light.

B. It is in a dark, lightproof bottle.

C. It should be hidden away from children.

D. It should be stored in the refrigerator.

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Option A

28. It is commonly observed that most respondents to survey questionnaire checklist just check answers without really reading them. What conclusion can be derived from the common observation?

A. Good survey questionnaires are not easy to make.

B. Respondents need to be convinced of the importance or research data.

C. Data gathered by way of questionnaire checklist are not very reliable.

D. Researchers resort to questionnaire checklists for data gathering because it is the easiest method.

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Option C

Teacher M showed the class the potted plants placed on the window sill. She asked them to observe the direction of their growth. The pupils observed that the plants tended to grow outward. Then Teacher M asked the class this question: “Why do you think they tended to grow outward?”

29. What was the Teacher M engaging the pupils to do?

A. Observe

B. Design an experiment

C. Draw conclusion

D. Formulate hypothesis

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Option D

30. The existence of extraterrestrial life may never be proven, but this idea will become more scientifically acceptable over time if _________.

A. no one disputes this idea in a scientific forum

B. increasing scientific evidence supports the idea

C. hypotheses are made related to the idea

D. alternative hypotheses are proposed and confirmed

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Option B

31. You like to know how many of your pupils have mothers and/or mothers who are presently employed as OCWs. What is/are the most reliable way to gather data?
I. Interview the pupils.
II. Give questionnaires checklist to selected pupils.
III. Study the grades of the pupils because those performing poorly usually have parents who work as OCWs.

A. I, II and III

B. I only

C. II only

D. I and II

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Option B

32. During periods of increased global temperatures, which of the following is most likely to occur?

A. A decrease in earthquakes

B. An decrease in atmospheric CO2

C. A increase in earthquakes

D. An increase in atmospheric CO2

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Option D

33. Geothermal energy, an energy resource in the country, is based on which phenomenon?

A. Earth’s internal energy heats its surface more than the sun does.

B. Human activity is the largest source of heat energy on earth

C. Heat energy from the sun penetrates deep into the earth.

D. There are concentrations of heat in some places of earth’s crust.

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Option D

34. Why does the level of water in a beaker rise after a stone is placed in it?

A. The stone and the water occupy the same space.

B. The stones takes the place occupied by water.

C. The stone has more mass than water.

D. The water weighs less than the stone.

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Option B

35. Boiling water was poured until it filled a pitcher and a cup. Which of the following is TRUE about the temperature of the water in the pitcher and in the cup?

A. The temperature of water in the pitcher is lower that the water in the cup.

B. The temperature of water in both containers are the same.

C. The temperature of water in the cup is higher than the water in the pitcher.

D. The temperature of water in the pitcher is lower that the water in the cup.

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Option B

36. Why do people feel their ears pop or crack when they are up in the air?

A. Air is cooler.

B. There are less air particles.

C. Air is cleaner.

D. There are more air particles.

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Option B

37. The manager of textile factory considers it too expensive to treat liquid wastes so he suggested digging a hole near the factory where the wastes can be stored. Is this environmentally safe?

A. Yes, the liquid can be recycled.

B. No, the liquid can be recycled.

C. Yes, the liquid will pass through the layers of soil and becomes clean.

D. No, the liquid wastes will seep to the groundwater.

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Option D

38. Aspirin has been known to retard the blood-clotting process thus me to use aspirin to _____.

A. relieve pain

B. reduce the possibility of stroke

C. act as stimulant

D. stop bleeding

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Option B

39. In the desire of governments to control population growth, which one is highly promoted?

A. The use of artificial birth control methods

B. The use of natural birth control methods.

C. “Balik probinsya” program

D. Early marriage

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Option A

40. How may the establishment of housing subdivisions to address housing problem contribute to decreased food production?

A. Arable lands are reduced for these are converted into housing subdivision.

B. Housing divisions become overcrowded.

C. People who flocked to the center where subdivisions are located have no skills.

D. Men get occupied with construction and leave their farms untilled.

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Option A

41. The use of plastic bags, disposable cups, plates, spoons, diapers, etc make life more convenient. However, as a result, what problem has/have come about?
I. Heaps of solid garbage
I. Heaps of solid garbage
III. Epidemic

A. I and III

B. I and IV

C. II and III

D. I, II, and III

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Option A

42. The use of pesticides may increase crop yield but _________.
I. contributes to air pollution
II. causes water pollution
III. brings about pest resistance

A. I, II and III

B. I and II

C. I and III

D. II and III

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Option B

43. A nuclear power plant may solve perennial brown outs but may bring about problems like ________.
I. thermal pollution
II. water pollution
II. water pollution

A. II only

B. I and III

C. II and III

D. I and II

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Option B

44. Endangered species are species which are threatened due to ________.

A. mutation

B. domestication

C. habitat destruction

D. habitat destruction

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Option C

45 One consequence of global warming is coastal flooding because of the ___ which is in turn caused by __________.

A. La niña phenomenon – changed precipitation pattern

B. El niño phenomenon – changed precipitation pattern

C. Melting of the ice caps – the rising of the sea level

D. Rising of the sea level – the melting of the ice caps

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Option D

46. The contributory factors to acid rain are the use of _____________.

A. refrigerants

B. fossil fuels

C. nuclear energy

D. pesticides

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Option B

47. In which destructive fishing method are fish driven out of the coral reef by pounding the coral reef with heavy rocks or stones?

A. Muro-ami fishing

B. Trawling

C. Cyanide fishing

D. Blast fishing

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Option A

48. John experienced lack of growth hormone (GH) as a child. Now that John is an adult, it is likely that he ________.

A. has cognitive and emotional problems as a result of his hormone deficiency

B. has normal adult body proportions, but an extremely short stature

C. is of normal height, but has child-like body proportions

D. has developed a physique similar to that typically seen in females

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Option B

49. If our present government is a democracy, where does power reside?

A. In the Filipino People

B. In Congress

C. In the President

D. In the Supreme Court

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Option A

50. The Philippine government is divided into three branches: executive, legislative and judiciary. Which among the following doctrines best describes the model of governance in the Philippines?

A. Tricameralism

B. Separation of powers

C. Emancipation of state

D. Division of labor

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Option B