This is the Multiple Choice Questions in Professional Education part 1 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).

PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION (Elementary and Secondary) Coverage

  • Teaching Profession, Social Dimensions of Education
  • Principles of Teaching, Educational Technology, Curriculum Development
  • Facilitating Learning, Child and Adolescent Development
  • Assessment of Student Learning, Developmental Reading
  • Field Study, Practice Teaching

Practice Exam Test Questions

Choose the letter of the best answer in each questions.

1. Which program was adopted to provide universal access to basic education to eradicate illiteracy?

A. "Paaralan sa Bawat Barangay"

B. Education for All

C. Values Education Framework

D. Science and Education Development Plan


Option B

2. Teacher Z instructs her class to refer to the dictionary in correcting their spelled words. Which particle is exemplified?

A. Curriculum indigenization

B. Computer assisted instruction

C. Multi level instruction

D. Self evaluation


Option D

3. In research, which is the dependent variable?

A. Stimulus

B. Input

C. Attribute

D. Predictor


Option B

4. What is the mean of this score distribution: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, and 10?

A. 8.5

B. 6

C. 7.5

D. 7


Option D

5. Which statement correctly applies to student who got a score of 72 in the test?

A. He surpassed the scores of 72 students

B. He correctly answered 72% of the items in the test

C. He obtained a raw score of 72

D. He answered only items in the test


Option C

6. Which measure (s) of central tendency can be determined by mere inspection?

A. Median

B. Mode

C. Mean

D. Mode and Median


Option D

7. It is not wise to laugh at a two year old child when he utters bad words because in his stage he is learning to:

A. Consider other‘s views

B. Distinguish right and wrong

C. Socialize

D. Distinguish sex differences


Option B

8. Mothers who demand their 3 to 5 children to spend their time in serious academic study forget that early childhood is the

A. questioning age

B. pre school age

C. initiative age

D. toy age


Option D

9. Which refers to a single word or phrase that tells the computer to do something with a program or file?

A. Computer program

B. Command

C. Password

D. Computer language


Option B

10. To determine student‘s entry knowledge and skills that test should be given?

A. Aptitude

B. Standardized

C. Diagnostic

D. Placement


Option C

11. What is the mode in the following score distribution: 96, 97, 98, 97, 93, 90, 89, 97, 81, and 80?

A. 96

B. 98

C. 97

D. 33


Option C

12. If a teacher is concerned with the development of student‘s higher order thinking skills, his lesson objectives must go beyond.

A. Analysis

B. Recall

C. Comprehension

D. Application


Option A

13. Which statement on counseling is FALSE?

A. The ultimate goal of counseling is greater happiness on the part of the counselee.

B. For counseling to be successful, the counselee is willing to participate in the process.

C. The school counselor is primarily responsible for counseling

D. Counseling is the program that includes guidance.


Option A

14. A test item has a difficulty index of .81 and discrimination index of .13. What should the test constructor do?

A. Retain the item

B. Make it a bonus item

C. Revise the item

D. Reject the item


Option D

15. Which is the final, indispensable component of a lesson plan?

A. Assignment

B. References

C. Activity

D. Evaluation


Option A

16. For mastery of learning in a certain subject, which type of testing is appropriate?

A. Formative testing

B. Criterion reference testing

C. Aptitude testing

D. Norm reference testing


Option A

17. Which is NOT included in item analysis?

A. Determining the percentage equivalent of the cut off score

B. Identifying the highest score

C. Determining the cut off score

D. Determine the effectiveness of distracters


Option D

18. The first thing to do in constructing a periodic test is for a teacher to.

A. decide on the type of test to conduct

B. go back to her instructional objective

C. decide on the number of items for the test

D. study the content


Option B

19. The strengthening of liberal education which includes classical literature in the curriculum is based on the thought of the

A. rationalists

B. hedonists

C. humanists

D. stoics


Option C

20. Which statement of human right is CORRECT?

A. Human rights are unlimited.

B. Human right is a moral power not a physical power.

C. All human rights are inalienable.

D. Human right is might.


Option C

21. Which is an example of an alienable right?

A. Right to possess a house through inheritance

B. Right to life

C. Right to alms

D. Right to marry


Option C

22. It is an area of philosophy which deals on the nature of knowledge and the best methods of teaching is

A. Epistemology

B. Metaphysics

C. Ethics

D. Aesthetics


Option A

23. To occupy a government position, one has to pass an examination on Confucian thought. From whom did this influence come?

A. Hebrews

B. Chinese

C. Hindus

D. Greeks


Option B

24. Who was a strong supporter of inclusive education and "education for all" concept?

A. Dewey

B. Hegel

C. Rousseau

D. Kung fu tsu


Option A

25. A son put a time bomb in the luggage of his mother who took it abroad a Philippine airline. The bomb exploded while the airplane was in flight killing the mother and forty other passengers. Although the motive of the criminal act was never revealed by the son, he aroused suspicion, when he named himself beneficiary to an insurance policy he had previously taken out on his mother‘s life. Was the son accountable for the death of his mother and the other passengers?

A. Yes. He may have been directly interested only in the insurance money but directly as foreseen consequence, he willed the death for all passengers.

B. No. He did not directly the death of his mother and the other passengers.

C. No, if he refused to get the insurance money after the incident.

D. Yes, if he got the insurance money after the death.


Option A

26. Which software allows teachers and students to write, edit, and polish assignments and reports?

A. Spreadsheets

B. Word processing

C. Database

D. Graphics


Option B

27. To have a test with a wide coverage, power to test analytical thinking and ease of scoring. Which type should teachers use?

A. Completion

B. Short answer

C. Alternate response

D. Multiple choice


Option D

28. What does a conservative Filipino student experience when she migrates to the United States and witness for herself public display of affection?

A. Acculturation

B. Culture shock

C. Colonial mentality

D. Enculturation


Option B

29. In what way can teachers uphold the highest possible standards of quality education?

A. By working out undeserved promotions.

B. By putting down other professions to lift the status of teaching

C. Wearing expensive clothes to change people‘s poor perception of teachers

D. By continually improving themselves personally and professionally


Option D

30. Which learning activity is most appropriate if teacher‘s focus is attitudinal change?

A. Field trip

B. Role play

C. Game

D. Exhibit


Option B

31. Which questioning practice promotes more class interaction?

A. Asking rhetorical questions.

B. Focusing on convergent actions.

C. Focusing in divergent questions.

D. Calling a student to answer before asking the question


Option C

32. Which holds true to norm reference testing?

A. comparing individual‘s performance to the average performance of a group

B. Determining tasks that reflect instructional objectives

C. Constructing test items in term of instructional objective

D. Identifying an acceptable level of mastery in advance


Option A

33. The mode of a score distribution is 25. This means that

A. twenty five is the average of the score distribution.

B. twenty five is the score that occurs least.

C. twenty five (25) is the score that occurs most

D. there is no score of 25.


Option C

34. If a teacher gets the difference between the highest and lowest score, he obtains the _______

A. range

B. standard deviation

C. level of difficulty

D. median


Option A

35. Which one described the percentile rank of a given score?

A. The percent of cases of a distribution within the given score

B. The percent of cases of a distribution above the given score

C. The percent of cases of a distribution below and above a given score

D. The percent of cases of a distribution below the given score


Option D

36. To the rationalist, which is the highest faculty of a man?

A. Senses

B. Reason

C. Emotion

D. Will


Option B

37. The index of difficulty of a particular test is .10. What does this mean? My student‘s________.

A. found the test item was neither easy nor difficult

B. performed very well against expectation

C. were hard up in that item

D. gained mastery over that item


Option C

38. Jose reads WAS for SAW or D for P or B. from his reading behavior, one can say that Jose suffers from________

A. dysgraphia

B. dyslexia

C. dysphasia

D. dyspraxia


Option B

39. If you want a child to eliminate an undesirable behavior, punish him. This in accordance with Thorndike‘s law of_________.

A. multiple response

B. reinforcement

C. exercise

D. effect


Option B

40. In which cognitive development stage is a child unable to distinguish between his own perspective and someone else‘s?

A. Pre operational stage

B. Concrete operational stage

C. Sensorimotor stage

D. Formal operational


Option A

41. Which developmental stage is sometimes called the pre school years?

A. Middle childhood

B. Adolescence

C. Early childhood

D. Late Infancy


Option C

42. According to Piaget‘s theory, in which developmental stage can the child do symbolic thinking and go beyond the connection of sensory information and physical action?

A. Pre operational

B. Concrete operational

C. Formal operational

D. Sensorimotor


Option A

43. In which competency do the students find greatest difficulty? In the item with the difficulty index of_______.

A. 0.10

B. 0.90

C. 1.00

D. 0.50


Option A

44. What psychological principle is invoked when a teacher connects the new lesson to the one just completed so that the student may gain a holistic view of the subject?

A. Conceptualization

B. Recognition

C. Stimulation

D. Apperception


Option D

45. Which teaching method is intended primarily for skill and concept mastery by way of practice?

A. Project

B. Supervised study

C. Drill

D. Review


Option C

46. What is the possible effect of an overcrowded curriculum?

A. In depth learning tends to be given greater emphasis

B. Lifelong learning skills tend to be fully developed

C. There is lack of personal analysis and reflection on major concepts

D. There is greater concept of understanding


Option C

47. Teacher D begins her lesson with concrete life experiences then leads her students to abstraction. Which method does she employ?

A. Inductive

B. Deductive

C. Transductive

D. Intrusive


Option A

48. The Department of Education gives greater emphasis on the development of basic skills. What is the philosophical basis for this?

A. Essentialism

B. Existentialism

C. Perennialism

D. Pragmatism


Option A

49. Teacher M views his students as unique, free-choosing and responsible individuals. All classroom activities revolve around the said premise. What theory underlies this?

A. Essentialism

B. Existentialism

C. Progressivism

D. Realism


Option B

50. Religious rituals in the classroom and in the school programs prove the deep natural religiosity of the Filipinos. Which philosophy has greatly contributed to the tradition?

A. Buddhism

B. Confucianism

C. Hinduism

D. slam


Option B