This is the Multiple Choice Questions in Professional 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).

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. In what way can teachers uphold the highest possible standards of the teaching profession?

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

B. By good grooming to change people‘s perception of teacher

C. By continuously improving themselves personally and professionally

D. None of the above


Option C

2. To reach out to clientele who cannot be in the classroom for one reason or another, which of the following was established?

A. Special education (SPED)

B. Informal education

C. Alternative learning delivery system

D. Pre-school education


Option C

3. In the context of multiple intelligences, which one is the weakness of the paperpencil test?

A. It put non-linguistically intelligent pupils at a disadvantage

B. It requires paper and printing and is so expensive

C. It utilizes so much time

D. It lacks reliability


Option A

4. Out of 3 distracters in a multiple choice test item, namely X, Y and Z, no pupil chose Z as an answer. This implies that Z is_______.

A. An effective distracter

B. A plausible distracter

C. A vague distracter

D. An ineffective distracter


Option D

5. The Thematic Appreciation Test is an example of a (an)______.

A. Self-report technique

B. Projective technique

C. Interest inventory

D. Socio-metric technique


Option B

6. The following are features of the Restructure Basic Education Curriculum, except:

A. Increased time for tasks to gain mastery of competencies

B. Interdisciplinary modes of teaching

C. Greater emphasis on content, less on the learning process

D. Stronger integration of competencies and values, across the learning area


Option C

7. The free public elementary and secondary education in the country is in the line with the government effort to address educational problems of______.

A. access and equity

B. relevance and quality

C. effectiveness and efficiency

D. productivity


Option A

8. The task of setting up routine activities for effective classroom management as a task that a teacher should undertake________.

A. on the very first day of school

B. every day at the start of the session

C. every homeroom day

D. as soon as the students have adjusted on their schedule


Option A

9. Teacher Honey uses direct instruction strategy. Which will she first do?

A. Independent practice

B. Guided student practice

C. Review the previous day‘s work

D. Presenting and structuring


Option C

10. Teacher Janice observes cleanliness and order in her classroom to create a conductive atmosphere for learning. On which theory is her practice based?

A. Behaviorism

B. Psychoanalysis

C. Gestalt psychology

D. Humanistic psychology


Option A

11. Which activity is meant for kinesthetically intelligent pupils?

A. Independent study

B. Individualized study

C. Pantomime

D. Cooperative learning


Option C

12. With which will the existentialist agree? The school is a place where individuals______.

A. Listen and accept what the teacher say

B. Can meet to pursue dialogue and discussion about their lives and choices

C. Can observe by using their senses to the maximum

D. Can reflect on ideas


Option B

13. 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

14. Which physical arrangement of chairs contributes to effective classroom management?

A. Sticks to the traditional chair arrangement in the classroom

B. Distinguishes teacher from students

C. Makes it easier to clean the room

D. Enhances classroom interaction


Option D

15. Each teacher said to be a trustee of cultural and educational heritage of the nation and under obligation to transmit to learners such heritage. Which practice makes him fulfill such obligation?

A. Use of the latest instructional technology

B. Study of the life of Filipino heroes

C. Use of interactive teaching strategies

D. Observing continuing professional education


Option B

16. Under which type of guidance service does the concern of schools to put students into their most appropriate courses fall?

A. Individual inventory service

B. Research service

C. Placement service

D. Information service


Option C

17. Conducting follow up studies of graduates and drop out is a guidance service that falls under:

A. Placement services

B. Research service

C. Individual inventory services

D. Counseling service


Option B

18. Under which assumption is portfolio assessment based?

A. Assessment should stress the reproduction of knowledge

B. An individual learner is adequately characterized by a test score

C. An individual learner is inadequately characterized by a test score

D. Portfolio assessment is dynamic assessment


Option D

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

A. Values educational framework

B. Education for all

C. "Paaralan sa bawat barangay"

D. Science and Education Development Plan


Option B

20. Which schools are subject to supervision, regulation and control by the state?

A. Public, Private sectarian and Non-sectarian

B. Sectarian and non-sectarian school

C. Private school

D. Public schools


Option A

21. Here is a score distribution: 98, 93, 93, 93, 90, 88, 87, 85, 85, 85, 70, 51, 34, 34, 34, 20, 18, 15, 12, 9, 8, 6, 3, 1. what is the characteristic of the score distribution?

A. Bimodal

B. Trimodal

C. Skewed to the right

D. No discernible pattern


Option B

22. What do the school campus expression "promdi" and "barriotic" indicate?

A. The powerlessness of the poor

B. The power of the rich

C. Low literacy rate of the country

D. The prevalence of ethnocentrism


Option D

23. Why is babyhood referred to as a ―critical period‖ in personally development? Because____.

A. The foundation is laid upon in which the adult personally structure will be built

B. The baby is exposed to many physical and psychological hazards

C. The brain grows and develops as such accelerated rate during babyhood

D. Changes in the personality pattern take place


Option A

24. Billy, a grade 1 pupil is asked, "Why do you pray every day?" Billy answer. "Mommy said so." Based on Kohlberg‘s theory, in which moral development stage is Billy?

A. Pre-Conventional level

B. Conventional level

C. Between conventional and post conventional levels

D. Post-Conventional level


Option B

25. If you plan to develop a lesson on using s-verb with the third person singular as subject deductively, what is the first step in your lesson development outline?

A. Give sentences using s-verb form

B. Ask the students about s-verb form and third person singular as subject

C. State the rule on subject-verb agreement for third person as subject

D. Conduct appropriate sentence drill


Option C

26. For lesson clarity and effective retention, which one should a teacher observes, according to Bruner‘s theory?

A. Start at the concrete level and end there

B. Begin teaching at the concrete level but go beyond it by reaching the abstract

C. End teaching with verbal symbol

D. Use purely verbal symbols in teaching


Option B

27. The criterion of success in Teacher Edna‘s objective is that "the pupils must be able to spell 90% of the words correctly." Linda and other 24 students in the class spelled only 40 out of 50 words correctly while the rest scored 45 and above. This means that Teacher Edna .

A. Did not attain her lesson objective because of the pupil‘s lack of attention

B. Attained her lesson objective because of the pupil‘s lack of attention

C. Attained her lesson objective

D. Failed to attain her lesson objective as far as the 25 pupils are concerned


Option D

28. Which is true when standard deviation is big?

A. Scores are concentrated

B. Scores are not extremes

C. Scores are spread apart

D. The bell curve shape is steep


Option C

29. Theft of school equipment like TV, computer, etc. by teenagers in the community itself is becoming a common phenomenon. What does this incident signify?

A. Deprivation of Filipino schools

B. Inability of school to hire security guards

C. Prevalence of poverty in the community

D. Community‘s lack of sense of co-ownership


Option D

30. What does extreme authoritarianism in the home reinforce in learners?

A. Creativity in work

B. Ability to direct themselves

C. Doing things on their own initiative

D. Dependence on others for direction


Option D

31. The main purpose of compulsory study of the constitution is to_____.

A. Make constitutional experts of the students

B. Develop students into responsible, thinking citizens

C. Prepare students for law-making

D. Acquaint students with the historical development of the Philippine Constitution


Option B

32. Studies in the areas of neurosciences disclosed that the human brain has limitless capacity. What does this imply?

A. Every child is a potential genius

B. Pupils can possibly reach a point where they have learned everything

C. Some pupils are admitted not capable of learning

D. Every pupil has his its own native ability and his learning is limited to this native ability


Option A

33. The principle of individual differences requires teachers to_______.

A. Treat all learners alike while in the classroom

B. Prepare modules for slow learners in class

C. Give greater attention to gifted learners

D. Provide for a variety of learning activities


Option D

34. Which assumption underlines the teacher‘s use of performance objectives?

A. Performance objectives assure the learner of learning

B. Learning is defined as a change in the learner‘s observable performance

C. The success of learners is based on teacher performance

D. Not every form of learning is observable


Option B

35. Which is/are sign/s of the student with Attention Deficit Disorder?

A. Impatient while waiting for his/her turn during games

B. Completes work before shifting to another

C. Excessively quiet

D. Cares for his/her personal things


Option A

36. You observe that pupils answer even when not called, shouts MA‘AM to get your attention, and laugh when someone commits mistakes. What should you do?

A. Send the misbehaving pupils to the guidance counselor

B. Set the rules for the class to observe

C. Involve the whole class in setting rules of conduct for the whole class

D. Make a report to the parents about their children‘s misbehavior


Option C

37. Which seating arrangement has been proven to be effective for learning?

A. Flexible to suit varied activities

B. Fixed arrangement to maximize instructional time

C. Any seat arrangement to suit varied learning styles

D. A combination of fixed and flexible arrangement


Option C

38. Which can run counter to the encouragement you give to your students to ask questions?

A. Eye to eye contact

B. An encouraging hand gesture

C. Radiant face

D. Knitted eyebrows when a question is raised


Option D

39. Teacher Lenny demonstrated to the class how to focus the microscope, after which the students were asked to practice. Which teacher prompting is least intrusive? Teacher Lenny______.

A. Held the hand of a student and with her hand holding the student‘s hand adjusted the mirror

B. Pointed to the mirror and made an adjusting gesture with her hand

C. Adjusted the mirror

D. Reminded the class to first adjust the mirror


Option D

40. Which educational trend is occurring in all modern societies as a result of knowledge explosion and rapid social, technological and economic changes?

A. Nuclear education

B. International education

C. Lifelong learning

D. Team teaching


Option B

41. With the advent of multi-media resources and computers, which is the most favorable result of the optimal use of educational media technology?

A. Interactive learning

B. Increase learning

C. Speed learning

D. More interesting learning


Option A

42. Which refers to the Filipino trait of practicing conflicting values in different venues and with different social groups?

A. "Kanya-kanya" mentality

B. Procrastination

C. Existential intelligence

D. Crab mentality


Option A

43. Which of these can measure awareness of values?

A. Projective techniques

B. Rating scales

C. Moral dilemmas

D. Sociogram


Option C

44. Which test determines whether students accept responsibility for their own behavior or pass on responsibility for their own behavior to other people?

A. Locus-of-control tests

B. Sentence-completion tests

C. Thematic tests

D. Stylistic tests


Option A

45. Which process enhances the comparability of grades?

A. Giving more Higher Order thinking skills

B. Constructing departmentalized exam for each subject area

C. Determining the level of difficulty of the test

D. Using a table of specification


Option B

46. Under which type of guidance service does the concern of school to put students into their most appropriate courses fall?

A. Information service

B. Placement service

C. Individual inventory services

D. Research services


Option B

47. The teacher‘s role in the classroom according to cognitive psychologist is to ______.

A. Make the learning task easy for the learner

B. Dictate what to learn upon the learner

C. Fill the minds of the learner with information

D. Help the learner connect what they know with new information from the teacher


Option D

48. Which questioning technique would be appropriate for inductive lessons?

A. Involve students actively in the questioning process

B. Expect participation only among the more motivated students

C. Use questions requiring only memory responses

D. As a teacher, you ask no questions


Option A

49. Which statement is true in a bell-shaped curve?

A. There are more high scores than low scores

B. Most scores are high

C. The scores are normally distributed

D. The bell curve shape is steep.


Option C

50. Can an insane person be blamed for killing a stranger?

A. Yes, because an insane person possesses a little degree of voluntariness

B. Yes, because an insane person is not totally ignorant

C. No, because of his ignorance and lack of voluntariness

D. No, because the one killed is a stranger, not in any way related to him


Option C