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 law requires the teachers to be a college graduate and a passer of the Professional Board Examinations for Teachers (PBET)?

A. RA 7836 (for LET)

B. RA 1006

C. PD 1006

D. RA 9155


Option C

2. During the time of Marcos, which agency served as DEC‘s partner in the licensing of teachers?






Option B

3. According to Education Act of 1982, which of these processes would promote the standard of the schools?

A. Promoting an environment conducive to learning

B. Promoting the rights and duties of citizenship

C. Submitting all programs/system to voluntary accreditation

D. Establishment of the complete, adequate, and integrated system of education


Option C

4. If all requirements are met in accordance with the law, can religion be taught in public schools?

A. Yes

B. No

C. It depends on the executives of education

D. It depends on the religious institution


Option A

5. If religion is taught in public school with the completion of all requirements, where is it done?

A. Outside class hours

B. within class hours

C. According to agreement

D. none of these


Option B

6. is the start of Education in human rights as provided for in the 1987 Constitution.

A. Loving others

B. Caring for others

C. Liking others

D. Respects towards others


Option D

7. According to the Republic Act 7836 the licensure exam for teachers at present is with:




D. Civil Service Commission


Option C

8. Which schools are under the control, regulation and supervision of the government?

A. Public, private, sectarian, and nonsectarian school

B. Private schools under the religious group

C. Public schools under the supervision of the executives of education

D. Sectarian and nonsectarian schools


Option A

9. was adopted to provide universal access to basic learning, and to eradicate literacy.

A. "Paaralan-sa-bawat-Barangga"y

B. Values Education Framework

C. Education for All (EFA)

D. Science and Education Development Plan


Option C

10. The importance of providing free public education for both in primary and secondary levels is highlighted in Article XIV section 2. This is needed because:

A. Elementary and Secondary school provides formal education

B. These levels provide the foundation for life functions and roles

C. No one goes to college without passing the grade and high schools

D. A few people cannot afford the expensive quality of private schools


Option B

11. A few people cannot afford the expensive quality of private schools__________.

A. Right and duties regulate the relationship of men in society

B. Each right carries with it one or several corresponding duties

C. Rights and duties ultimate come from God

D. Rights and duties arise from the natural law


Option B

12. Teacher‘s Professionalism Act is_________.

A. RA 7836

B. RA 7722

C. RA 4670

D. RA 9293


Option A

13. What should teachers teach students to eradicate bullying among kids in school?

A. Full development of talents

B. Respect for the dignity of persons

C. Athletic skills

D. Full development of physical power


Option B

14. The provision on___________enables the blind and deaf students to partially or fully integrate inside the classroom.

A. Academic freedom for students and teachers

B. Providing vocational training to adult citizens and out of school youths

C. Creating scholarship for poor and deserving students

D. Protecting and promoting the right of all citizens to quality education


Option D

15. A teacher compiled the outputs of her peers and put her name as the author. Which is unprofessional in her action?

A. Not giving credit to others for their work

B. Failing to correct what appears to be unprofessional conduct

C. Giving due credit to others for their work

D. Holding inviolate all confidential information concerning associates


Option A

16. How can teachers uphold the high standard of the teaching profession?

A. By working for the promotion in the system

B. By continuously improving themselves personally and professionally

C. By pointing out the advantages of joining the teaching profession

D. By good grooming to change people‘s poor perception of teachers


Option B

17. According to the Constitution, the State is required to establish and maintain free public and compulsory education in the_________.

A. elementary level only

B. secondary and tertiary levels

C. secondary level only

D. elementary and secondary levels


Option A

18. The Educational Act of 1982 expressly granted to institutions of higher learning the freedom to determine on academic grounds who shall be admitted to study, who may teach and what shall be the subject of the study and research. This refers to_________.

A. academic freedom

B. institutional freedom

C. educational freedom

D. constitutional freedom


Option A

19. Article XIV of the 1987 Constitution provides that State shall assign the highest budgetary priority to education to:

A. ensure that all schools are provided with modern equipment and facilities

B. encourage teachers to conduct more researchers and studies on the arts and culture

C. attract the best available talents to adequate remuneration (mentioned in Art. 14)

D. curtail the exodus of teachers seeking employment abroad


Option C

20. Jerome Burner taught that curriculum should revisit basic ideas, build on them, until the students grasp the full formal concept. Which is an off short of this taught?

A. Basic curriculum

B. Spiral curriculum

C. Hidden curriculum

D. Re-structured curriculum


Option B

21. The design of the 2002 Basic Education Curriculum (BEC) is based on the principles that the main sources for contemporary basic education are the expert systems of knowledge and the learner‘s experience in his/her context. This shows that the BEC is in orientation.
I. constructivist (experience)
II. behaviorist (expertise)
III. essentialist (expertise)


B. I and III

C. I

D. I, II and III


Option D/p>

22. When a delinquent, failing student comes to you for help and asks you for extra work so he can cope. What is ethical for you to do?

A. Give him the extra work he is asking, then if he passes quality work, give him a passing mark

B. Make the extra work that he is asking extremely difficult for him to learn a lesson (not helping)

C. Extend the needed assistance in solving the student‘s difficulties, not necessarily by giving the extra work that he is asking (not connected to the question)

D. Give an easy extra work so he can really be helped to pass (not helping)


Option A

23. Which of the following is assumed under the doctrine of IN-LOCO PARENTIS?

A. Students should be under parents‘ control

B. Students are not yet ready to handle full adult responsibility

C. Parent's have the primary duty to educate their children

D. Students are prone to commit infractions of disciplinary conduct


Option C

24. Which actions show that political factors affect schools as agents of change?
I. The strengthening of the teaching of English in Philippines schools.
II. The introduction of mandated subjects such as Rizal in the curriculum
III. The practice of mainstreaming
IV. The transfer of cultural affairs to NCCA under R.A 9155

A. I and III

B. I and II

C. II and III

D. II and IV


Option D

25. For more efficient and effective management of school as agents of change, one proposal is for the DepEd to cluster remote stand-alone schools under one lead school head. Which factor has the strongest influence on this proposal?

A. Psychological

B. Historical

C. Geographical

D. Social


Option C

26. As provided for the Educational Act of 1982, how are the institutions of learning encouraged setting higher standards of equality over the minimum standards required for state recognition?

A. Granting of Special Permit

B. Academic freedom

C. Continuing Professional Education

D. Voluntary accreditation


Option D

27. Which violate(s) the principle of respect?
I. Teacher A tells her students that what Teacher B taught is wrong.
II. To retaliate, Teacher B advises students not to enroll in Teacher A‘s class.
III. Teacher C secretly gives way to a special favor (e.g. add 2 points to grade)
requested by student A who is vying for honors.

A. II and III

B. I, II and III

C. I and II

D. I and III


Option B

28. The authoritarian setting in the Filipino home is reinforced by a classroom teacher who:

A. Encourage pupils to ask questions

B. Is open to suggestions

C. Prescribes what pupils should do

D. Ask open ended questions


Option C

29. The Constitutional provision on language has the following aims, EXCEPT:

A. To make the regional dialect as auxiliary media of instructions in regional school

B. To maintain English as a second language

C. To make Filipino the sole medium of instruction

D. To make Filipino the national language & medium of instruction & communication


Option C

30. "It is hereby declared that policy of the State to provide relevant, accessible, high quality and efficient technical education and skills development in support of the development of high quality Filipino middle-level manpower responsive to and in accordance with the Philippine development goals and priorities." This is the declaration of policy of________.


B. DepEd


D. Presidential Decree No. 6-A


Option C

31. Which is the most authentic proof of nationalism on the part of teacher?

A. winning the award "Most Outstanding Teacher"

B. utilizing every minute of the academic time for competent teaching

C. earning graduate degree for promotion

D. being a member in the National Organization for Professional Teachers


Option B

32. What statement is FALSE with reference to Section 1 and Section 2, Article XIV of the 1987 Constitution?

A. quality education is privilege in so far as all citizens are concerned ( it is a right)

B. public education in the elementary is free and compulsory

C. scholarship grants, student loan programs, subsidies and other incentives to deserving students in both public and private schools

D. Non - formal, informal and indigenous learning, self-learning, independent, and out-of-school study programs are encouraged.


Option A

33. Under the present Constitution, pupils‘ attendance in religious instruction in public elementary and high schools shall be allowed only if

A. the superintendent, supervisors and principals will issue an instruction compelling attendance

B. the parish priest or pastor shall authorize them in writing

C. when parents shall submit written authority allowing their children to attend religious instruction

D. when school children have become delinquents


Option C

34. One of the millennium aims of education for economic competence is_________.

A. Gender equality

B. Eliminate Diseases

C. Eradicate poverty

D. Equal access and equity


Option C

35. The offering of Spanish in the curriculum of education is in response to the demand of teachers in the US where most students are Latinos. Which criteria is in focus of the new course offering in education?

A. Balance

B. Utility

C. Feasibility

D. Validity


Option B

36. The use of the integrated approach in both secondary and primary level subjects is a result of the implementation of the:

A. Program for Decentralized Education

B. Basic Education Curriculum

C. School - based management

D. School First Initiative


Option B

37. What does the acronym EFA imply for schools?

A. The acceptance of exclusive schools for boys and for girls.

B. The stress on the superiority of formal education over that of alternative learning system.

C. Practice of inclusive education

D. The concentration on formal education system


Option C

38. The wide acceptance of ―bottom up‖ management style has influenced schools to practice which management practice?

A. Exclusion of politicians from the pool of guest speakers during graduation exercises.

B. Prescription of what ought to be done from the Center Office.

C. Involvement of students, parents, teachers, and community in school planning

D. Allowing schools to do what they think is best


Option C

39. The failure of Filipino students in the study conducted about independence was attributed to their:

A. unpreparedness from schooling

B. ambivalence

C. high degree of independence

D. high degree of dependence on authority


Option D

40. Which is a valid assessment tool if I want to find out how well my students can speak extemporaneously?

A. Writing speeches

B. Written quiz on how to deliver extemporaneous speech

C. Performance test in extemporaneous speech

D. Display of speeches delivered


Option C

41. Teacher J discovered that her pupils are weak in comprehension. To further determine in which particular skill(s) her pupils are weak, which test should Teacher J give?

A. Standardized test

B. Diagnostic

C. Placement

D. Aptitude test


Option B

42. "Group the following items according to phylum" is a thought test item on________.

A. Inferring

B. Generalizing

C. Classifying

D. Comparing


Option C

43. Which will be the most authentic assessment tool for an instructional objective on working with and relating to people?

A. Writing articles on working and relating to people

B. Organizing a community project

C. Home visitation

D. Conducting mock election


Option B

44. While she was is in the process of teaching, Teacher J finds out if her students understand what she is teaching. What is Teacher J engaged in?

A. Criterion-reference

B. Formative evaluation (PART OF INSTRUCTION)

C. Summative evaluation

D. Norm-reference evaluation


Option B

45. With types of test in mind, which does NOT belong to the group?

A. Restricted response essay

B. Multiple choice

C. Completion

D. Short answer


Option D

46. In a one hundred-item test, what does Ryan‘s raw score of 70 mean?

A. He surpassed 70 of his classmate in terms of score

B. He surpassed 30 of his classmates in terms of score

C. He got a score above the mean

D. He got 70 items correct


Option D

47. Which statement holds TRUE to grades? Grades_________.

A. Are exact measurements of intelligence and achievement

B. Are necessarily a measure of students‘ intelligence

C. Are intrinsic motivators for learning

D. Are a measure of achievement


Option D

48. Is it a wise practice to orient our students and parents on our grading system?

A. No, this will court a lot of complaints later

B. Yes, but orientation must be only for our immediate customer‘s the students.

C. Yes, so that from the very start student and their parents know how grades are derived

D. No, grades and how they are derived are highly confidential


Option C

49. Zero standard deviation means that: (verify)

A. The students‘ scores are the same

B. 50% of the score obtained is zero

C. More than 50% of the score obtained is zero

D. Less than 50% of the scores obtained is zero


Option A

50. Which is the least authentic mode of assessment?

A. Paper-and-pencil test in vocabulary

B. Oral performance to assess student‘s spoken communication skills

C. Experiments in science to assess skill in the use of scientific methods

D. Artistic production for music or art subject


Option A