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. Teacher jay, a physical education teacher, demonstrates the new skill to be learned so that his students can watch him and later reproduce the skill. What learning theory is associated with the situation?

A. Dual-Coding Learning Theory

B. Information Processing

C. Schema Learning Theory

D. choSocial Learningice


Option D

2. Patrice is always fearful of freely roaming dogs but does not mind dogs in a pen or on a leash. What feature of classical conditioning is exhibited?

A. Discrimination

B. Extinction

C. Generalization

D. Practice


Option A

3. A music teacher is careful in planning activities for each lesson. He praises liberally and rewards correct answers. What view of learning is exhibited?

A. Classical conditioning

B. Meaningful learning

C. Operant conditioning

D. Social learning


Option C

4. Which of the theories of learning presents or states that learning skills are hierarchically arranged?

A. Cumulative Learning

B. Meaningful Learning

C. Social Cognitive Learning

D. Theory of Instruction


Option A

5. Which of the following best describes what meaningful learning is?

A. When what is to be learned is new and easy for the students

B. choMaterials presented are difficult and challenging to the studentsice

C. When the materials to be learned is related to what students already know

D. Students find the lessons easy and relevant to what was assigned to them


Option C

6. Rita easily remember dates and events in history. What component of LTM does Rita have?

A. Creative thinking

B. Critical thinking

C. Reflective thinking

D. Logical thinking


Option C

7. An Earth Science has just completed a unit on the sun. As she recognizes her next unit on other stars, she uses the sun as a frame of reference. What view of learning was used?

A. Discovery learning

B. Informative learning

C. Meaningful learning

D. Transfer learning


Option C

8. Which is an application of cognitive approach to motivation?

A. Explain the reasons for studying the topic

B. Create a supportive classroom climate for students

C. Provide clear and prompt feedback on assignments

D. Begin lessons with challenging questions and conflicting events


Option A

9. The first people power was held in February 25, 1986. What kind of knowledge is presented?

A. Conditional Knowledge

B. Cognitive Knowledge

C. Domain-Specific Knowledge

D. Procedural Knowledge


Option B

10. The students of Mrs. Reyes were not able to learn the concepts that she presented yesterday so she taught the same concepts again but this time using a different teaching method. What principle of learning was applied?

A. Concepts should be presented in varied and different ways

B. Effort was put forth when tasks are challenging

C. Learning by doing is more effective than just by sitting and listening

D. Learning is aided by formulating and asking questions


Option A

11. Alvin is a transferee and feels uneasy with his new school. His teacher is very accommodating, warm and caring. Alvin felt comfortable with the teacher display of genuine warmth. The teacher is consistent in his manner and Alvin began to associate school with the teacher's warmth. Which theory is being illustrated?

A. Meaningful learning

B. Operant conditioning

C. Classical conditioning

D. Observational learning


Option B

12. After just being introduced to another guest in the party, Tom cannot remember the name of the guest he was introduced to. In what memory stage was the information stored in?

A. Episodic memory

B. Semantic memory

C. Sensory memory

D. Working memory


Option C

13. Vygotsky claimed that social interaction is important for learning. What does this imply?

A. Children are independent problem solvers

B. Children learn from adults and other children

C. Children learn by passive presentation of information

D. Children in the crib has no learning yet, since they are not capable of interaction


Option B

14. How would you help a student who is intelligent but is underachieving in class?

A. Provide challenging activities which he/she can accomplish

B. Recognize his talents by asking him/her to help other students with their work

C. Identify the immediate causes of difficulties that cause his/her being an underachiever

D. Allow him/her to work with the slow learner group to cope with the academic needs of the lesson.


Option C

15. Mrs. Corpuz always makes sure that her pre-school classroom is well organized and clean. She puts up interesting and colorful visuals on the bulletin boards. What principle of motivation was applied?

A. Incentives motivate learning

B. Internal motivation is longer lasting and more self-directive than is external motivation

C. Motivation is enhanced by the way in which instructional material is organized.

D. The environment can be used to focus the student's attention on what needs to be learned.


Option D

16. For every correct answer, the teacher would give a star to her students. What schedule of reinforcement was used?

A. Fixed interval

B. Fixed ratio

C. Variable interval

D. Variable ratio


Option B

17. Marga, a six year old, always asked her playmates to sit in front of her small black board and she plays teacher. Her mother is a teacher. What theory explains Marga's behavior?

A. Classical Conditioning

B. Operant Conditioning

C. Social Learning

D. Information Processing


Option C

18. What should the teacher do to help students learn psychomotor skills?

A. Teacher uses verbal explanation and description of the movements in addition to live demonstration of the movements

B. Teacher provides feedback to the learner about his/her progress

C. Teacher encourages the learner to practice, in order to maintain his/her sharpness of the movements

D. All of the above


Option D

19. The teacher presented a new lesson where in the students were asked to work on a new project which was somewhat complicated. The students showed interest while working on the project. What principle applies to the situation?

A. Effort was put forth when tasks are challenging

B. Lessons should be presented in varied and different ways

C. Meaningful materials are readily learned than nonsense materials

D. Teachers should provide opportunities for meaningful and appropriate practice


Option A

20. Maturation should precede certain types of learning. How is this applied in the classroom?

A. Concepts should be taught from simple to complex

B. Consider the age level of students in assigning tasks

C. Follow the interest of students in assigning tasks

D. Give the same task to all students in a particular grade level


Option A

21. Luz easily learns a lesson when she is working with laboratory equipment but hardly remembers a lesson the teacher lectured on. What type of learner is Luz?

A. Auditory Learner

B. Kinesthetic Learner

C. Tactile Learner

D. Visual Learner


Option D

22. Which of the following statements about motivation is false?

A. External motivation is longer lasting and more self-directive than internal motivation

B. Internal motivation is fueled by one's goals or ambitions

C. Motivation is enhanced by the way in which the instructional material is organized

D. Motivation to perform is affected by expectancy and value


Option A

23. Which of the following principles of learning applies to considering student's age in presenting certain content and cognitive processes?

A. Principle of readiness

B. Principle of learning by doing

C. Principle of presenting challenging tasks

D. Principle of learning aided by formulating and asking questions


Option A

24. Among components of a morally mature person, which demonstrate that a teacher seeks peaceful resolution of conflict?

A. Doing community work

B. Fulfilling commitments

C. Accepting responsibility for choices

D. Working peace/reconciliation


Option D

25. What mistake is teacher Benny trying to avoid when he never drops a topic before it is completed?

A. Non-directional topic

B. Dangling topic

C. Bounded topic

D. Non-assessed topic


Option B

26. Which of the following refer to teamwork among teachers in classroom teaching?

A. Peer evaluation

B. Peer teaching

C. Peer assessment

D. Peer discussion


Option B

27. What is being shown by teachers who ignore slow-learners and take pride in the work of fast learners?

A. Hurling invectives

B. Discrimination

C. Cursing

D. Bullying


Option B

28. Of the goals of education, which relates to the strengthening of our society‘s sense of belonging and identity?

A. Autonomy

B. Enculturation

C. Citizenship

D. Moral character


Option C

29. With closeness to direct experience as standard, which one should a teacher choose?

A. Dramatized experience

B. Demonstration

C. Contrived experiences

D. Study trip


Option C

30. What is aroused among viewing learners by dramatic educational films in what is known as "cliff hangers"?

A. Significance

B. Relevance

C. Expectancy

D. Satisfaction


Option C

31. Of the following, which is a form of direct experience?

A. Internet research

B. Preparation of learning materials

C. Role playing

D. Village interview


Option D

32. In using Essay Question, what of the following are these tests susceptible to, such as to make them less reliable to measure board knowledge of the subject matter?

A. Guessing

B. Cheating

C. Bluffing

D. Time consuming


Option C

33. What is known as learning a new word by studying its roots and reflexes?

A. Phonetic analysis

B. Contextualizing

C. Structural analysis

D. Morphology


Option C

34. In cognitive learning, what are firmly established and thoroughly tested principles or theories?

A. Concept

B. Hypothesis

C. Facts

D. Laws


Option D

35. On cluster of meaning learning activities, which does NOT belong to bodily kinesthetic learning activities?

A. Dance

B. Hands-on demonstration

C. Role-playing

D. Story telling


Option D

36. In the 5‘S formula to create a conducive learning environment, which S stands for cleanliness of the work place?

A. Shine

B. Sweep

C. Systematized

D. Sort


Option A

37. Which of the following classroom climate is less threatening?

A. ndividualistic

B. Autocratic

C. Cooperative

D. Competitive


Option C

38. To what cause is generally blamed the failure of independent study among Filipino students?

A. Late schooling

B. Lack of reading materials

C. Hyper active children

D. High dependence on authority


Option B

39. Which is the highest in Maslow‘s hierarchy of needs?

A. Health and safety

B. Self- actualization

C. Self esteem

D. Socialization


Option B

40. Upon which philosophy is the basis of the Back-to-Basic movement?

A. Existentialism

B. Progressivism

C. Behaviorism

D. Essentialism


Option B

41. Which program directly embodied both the pre-service and in-service programs for Teachers?

A. Basic Education Sector Reform Agenda (BESRA)

B. Basic Education Curriculum

C. K-12 Program

D. Teacher Education Development Program (TEDP)


Option D

42. What role does the teacher assumes as a "sage on the stage"?

A. Facilitator of learning

B. Authority to impose rules

C. Dispenser of knowledge

D. Mentor to student


Option A

43. Which is vital to education for the building of a testing culture of peace in this world?

A. Learning to do

B. Learning to know

C. Learning to be

D. Learning to live together


Option D

44. What is the most fundamental moral principle?

A. Do not steal

B. Do not kill

C. Do good and avoid evil

D. Ontological approach


Option C

45. How can mastery of the multiplication table be best taught?

A. Game

B. Discussion

C. Drill

D. Simulation


Option C

46. What facet of photography is training on how subjects are properly framed by the camera?

A. Lighting

B. Composition

C. Focus

D. Depth of held


Option A

47. What does Fascism as state rule connote?

A. Respect of civic rights

B. Dictatorship

C. Benevolent activity goals

D. Respect of human rights


Option B

48. What does it mean if the difficulty index of an item is 1?

A. Very difficult

B. Missed by everyone

C. Very easy

D. Quality item


Option C

49. John Dewey, Rouseau, Pestallozi and Froebel have greatly influenced the development of:

A. Child-friendly design curriculum

B. Problem centered design curriculum

C. Humanistic design curriculum

D. Subject centered design curriculum


Option A

50. What are behaviors that school expect all students to know and follow?

A. Procedure

B. Standards

C. Goals

D. Rules


Option D