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 is a guidance function of a test?

A. Identifying pupils who need corrective teaching

B. Predicting success in future academic and vocational education

C. Assigning marks for courses taken

D. Grouping pupils for instruction within a class


Option B

2. To determine her students’ level of moral development, teacher E presents to her class a morally ambiguous situation and ask them what they would do in such a situation. On whose theory is Teacher E’s technique based?

A. Bruner

B. Piaget

C. Freud

D. Kohlberg


Option D

Lawrence Kohlberg Moral Development Theory 
1) Pre-conventional= Punishment/Obedience orientation; Exchange/Reciprocity mentally (if you do good, you get a reward) 
2) Conventional = Good boy Good Girl orientation (concordance orientation) and law and order orientation(doing what is right as a duty In the society) 
3) Post-conventional = Social contract & Legalistic Orientation (Obey society’s laws/constitution) and Universal Ethical Principles (using moral perspectives)

3. A support instructional material has meaningfulness if it is characterized as

A. flexible in purpose.

B. age appropriate.

C. sensitive to cultural issues.

D. available at the time of use.


Option A

4. In Piaget's stages of Cognitive Development, what is the pre-school age in which a child's intelligence is intuitive, able to make mental representations, and close to the use of symbols?

A. Formal Operational Stage

B. Concrete-Operational Stage

C. Sensory-motor Stage

D. Pre-Operational Stage


Option D

5. In Piaget's Concrete-Operational stage in cognitive development, which refers to the ability to order or arrange things logically based on dimensions such as weight, volume or size?

A. Conservation

B. Reversibility

C. Seriation

D. Classification


Option C

6. Mr. Reyes, an elementary school teacher in Science found out that many of his pupils got very high scores in the test. What measure of central tendency should he use to describe their average performance in the subject?

A. Mean

B. Median

C. Mode

D. Range


Option B

7. Which of the following indicates how compressed or expanded the distribution of scores is?

A. Measures of position

B. Measures of central tendency

C. Measures of correlation

D. Measures of variability


Option D

8. The proportion passing the upper and lower group is .80 and .95, respectively. What is the index of difficulty?

A. 38

B. 40

C. 58

D. 1.02


Option C

9. Mr. Gringo tried to correlate the scores of his pupils in the Social studies test with their grades in the same subject last 3rd quarter. What test validity is he trying to establish?

A. Content validity

B. Construct validity

C. Concurrent validity

D. Criterion related validity


Option C

10. What comprise computer literacy?

A. Knowledge on the use and how to program computers, e.g. blogging

B. Use of the computer for particular use, e.g. emailing

C. General knowledge and experience in using computers

D. Spending days or nights on games and downloading internet materials


Option C

11. Republic Act 8525 is commonly known as the

A. Local Government Code


C. Brigada Eskwela Law

D. Philippine Teachers Professionalization Ac of 1994


Option C

12. How do you judge the teaching style of a teacher who facilitates development of students through dialogue and questioning?

A. Inspiratory

B. Programmatic

C. Explanatory

D. Interactive


Option D

13. What can schools implement in order to alleviate sole use of textbooks as instructional material causing to their poor preparation in subject matter?

A. Attitude learning on professionalism

B. Discussion dialogue on subject content

C. Training in preparing new materials

D. Lecture on change in school organization


Option C

14. For her Arts class, teacher Alice joined students on a trip to Angono, Rizal to visit and interview artists famous for their landscape paintings. What transfer of learning prevailed in the instance?

A. Inquiry-related

B. Learner-related

C. Concept-related

D. Utilization-related


Option A

15. What is a question to clarify and challenge an issue/problem during the process of critical thinking?

A. When did this happen?

B. What is the issue for discussion?

C. Where did the problem arise?

D. What is the main point?


Option D

16. Which among the following is NOT a thinking and problem-solving skill?

A. Intellectual curiosity

B. Critical thinking

C. Creativity

D. Productivity and accountability


Option D

17. Which teaching practice gives primary consideration to individual differences?

A. Applying two sets of different standards

B. Preparing two different sets of examination, one for the fast learners and another for the slow learners

C. Allowing children to show that they learned the stages of mitosis in a way where they feel most comfortable.

D. Allowing children to show that they learned the stages of mitosis in a way where they feel most comfortable except by lecturing


Option D

18. If a test item has a difficulty index of 0.06, how would you describe the test item?

A. It is very easy.

B. It is moderately difficulty.

C. It is very difficult

D. It is difficult


Option C

19. Two sections have the same mean but the standard deviation of section 2 is higher than section 1. Which of the two sections is more homogeneous?

A. Section 1

B. Section 2

C. Both A and B

D. None of the above


Option A

20. Miss Cortes administered a test to her class and the result is positively skewed. What kind of test do you think Miss Cortes gave to her pupils?

A. Posttest

B. Pretest

C. Mastery test

D. Criterion-referenced test


Option B

21. In his second item analysis, Mr. Gonzales found out that more from the lower group got the test item 15 correctly. What does this mean?

A. The item has become more valid

B. The item has become more reliable

C. The item has a positive discriminating power

D. The item has a negative discriminating power


Option D

22. Q1 is 25th percentile as media is to what percentile?

A. 40th percentile

B. 60th percentile

C. 50th percentile

D. 75th percentile


Option C

23. Which is implied by a positively skewed scores distribution?

A. The mean, the median, and the mode are equal.

B. Most of the scores are high

C. Most of the scores are low.

D. The mode is high


Option C

24. In a normal distribution curve, what does a T-score of 60 mean?

A. Two SDs below the mean

B. Two SDs below the mean

C. One SD below the mean

D. One SD above the mean


Option D

25. In conducting a parent- teacher conference, which of the following is NOT true?

A. Be friendly and informal

B. Be a know-it-all person

C. Be willing to accept suggestions

D. Be careful in giving advice


Option B

26. In a frequency distribution, what is the midpoint of the class interval whose lower and upper limits are 99.5 and 109.5?

A. 107.0

B. 105.0

C. 104.5

D. 102.5


Option C

27. In a frequency distribution, what is the interval size of the class whose lower and upper limits are 9.5 and 19.5?

A. 11.0

B. 10.0

C. 9.0

D. 5.0


Option B

28. Given a mean of 55 and a standard deviation of 8, what two scores include one standard deviation below and above the mean?

A. 46 and 63

B. 47 and 64

C. 47 and 63

D. 46 and 64


Option C

29. Given the same mean of 55 and standard deviation of 8, what score corresponds to two standard deviation above the mean?

A. 70

B. 71

C. 72

D. 73


Option B

30. What principle of test construction is violated when one places very difficult items at the beginning; thus creating frustration among students particularly those of average ability and below average?

A. All the items of particular type should be placed together in the test.

B. The items should be phrased so that the content rather than the form of the statements will determine the answer.

C. All items should be approximately 50 percent difficulty.

D. The items of any particular type should be arranged in an ascending order of difficulty.


Option A

31. Which of the following is an ineffective use of presentation software?

A. Darken the room

B. Use appropriate pacing

C. Read directly from the slides.

D. Allow interaction with the learner.


Option C

32. Mrs. Reyes would like to find out how well her students know each other. What assessment instrument would best suit her objective?

A. Self-report instrument

B. Sociometric technique

C. Guess-who technique

D. All of the above


Option C

33. Mr. Reyes asked his pupils to indicate on the piece of paper the names of their classmates whom they would like to be with for some group activity, what assessment technique did Mr. Reyes use?

A. Self-report technique

B. Guess-who technique

C. Sociometric technique

D. Anecdotal technique


Option C

34. Which of the following assessment procedures/tools is useful in assessing social relation skills?

A. Anecdotal record

B. Attitude scale

C. Peer appraisal

D. any of the above


Option C

35. If the proportion passing for the upper and lower group is .90 and .30 respectively, what is the discrimination index?

A. 40

B. 50

C. 60

D. 70


Option C

36. Which of the following is NOT an example of communicative tool?

A. Multimedia encyclopedia

B. Teleconferencing

C. Electronic mail

D. Chat


Option A

37. Which is an example of affective learning outcome?

A. Interpret stimuli from various modalities to provide data needed in making adjustments to the environment

B. Judge problem and issues in terms of situations involved than in terms of fixed dogmatic thinking

C. Appreciate the quality and worth of the story read

D. None of the above


Option B

38. Which of the above items should be discard in her item pool?

A. Item 1

B. Item 2

C. Item 3

D. Item 4


Option D

39. Which of the following emphasizes the right of citizens to quality education?

A. The basic education level

B. Tertiary level

C. The graduate level

D. All levels


Option D

40. Which of the following is NOT recognized by the Magna Carta for Public School Teachers?

A. Quality education depends primarily on the quality of socio-economic status of teachers.

B. Advancement in education depends on the teachers' qualifications and ability.

C. Education is an essential factor in the economic growth of the nation.

D. Education is development and vice-versa.


Option D

41. What appointment can be given to Teacher Apple who possesses the minimum qualifications but lacks the appropriate but lacks the appropriate civil service eligibility?

A. Contractual basis

B. Permanent

C. Provisional

D. Substitute


Option C

42. Which of the following rights is intended for parents under Education Act of 1982?

A. The right to academic freedom

B. The right to privacy of communication

C. The right to seek redress of grievance

D. The right to full access to the evidence of the case


Option C

43. Teacher C has been teaching 7 straight years and therefore qualities for a study leave with pay for one year. Should she pursue it, how much pay is she entitled to receive?

A. 50% of monthly salary

B. 60% of monthly salary

C. 70% of monthly salary

D. 100% monthly salary


Option B

44. Why is the teacher’s authority important in managing the classroom?

A. To motivate the students to internalize self-discipline

B. To sow fear of the teachers to make students focus on classroom learning

C. To make the students obey all the orders of the teachers

D. To coerce the students to behave properly


Option A

45. The Professional role of Teachers is not “the sage on the stage” but “the guide from the side”. This implies that the __________________________.

A. teachers must act more as facilitators of learning

B. teachers must cling to their power to improve roles

C. teachers assess on their roles as lecturer

D. teachers must project as “Almighty-omniscient” image


Option A

46. Which is NOT an evidence of pedagogical of a teacher?

A. Communication of the course objectives to the students

B. Adhering to the Code of Ethics for Professional Teachers

C. Awareness of alternative instructional strategies

D. Selection of appropriate methods of instructions


Option B

47. Setting of learning objectives adopts certain characteristics under the acronym of SMART. Identify the kind of objectives set by SMART teachers. The A in SMART is _______________.

A. Active

B. Achievement

C. Attainable

D. Advisable


Option C

48. SMART. Identify the kind of objective set by SMART teachers: The T in SMART is __________.

A. True

B. Traditional

C. Time-bound

D. Tabulated by objectives


Option C

49. Teacher Mac recognizes the fact that learners have strong sensual feelings, and so she explores the learner’s ________________.

A. Pleasure Values

B. Values of the Holy

C. Spiritual Values

D. Vital Values


Option A

50. The highest level in the life of professional teacher as given in the PPST is _____.

A. Model

B. Distinguished

C. Most Proficient

D. Highly Proficient


Option B