Sunday, November 27, 2011

LET REVIEWER - SOCIOLOGY

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1. The adoption of scientific techniques to control and manipulate environment such as modem methods for farming and fishing is called

A. social change        
B. cultural change
C. technological change
D. discovery change

2. Heavily sanctioned folkway which no one dares to question because they embody moral laws are called

A. beliefs
B. mores
C. customs
D. tradition

3. What is that inevitable force in history which takes place from time to time?

A. change
B. progress
C. development
D. evolution

4. Nora Aunor became a legend in the showbusiness because of her talent, determination and hard work. What role does this illustrate?

A. achieved role
B. ascribed role
C. hereditary role
D. temporary role

5. Pinning veil around the bride and the groom / exchange of rings, releasing of doves, etc. during wedding ceremony show that culture

A. symbolic
B. historical
C. continuous                                                                                                
D. changeless

6. Aling Maria has taught her daughter how to prepare good and delicious desserts from local fruits and vegetables. What cultural transmission      process is this?

A. observation
B. acculturation
C. enculturation
D. indoctrination

7. Mr. Francisco was teaching something on mores, folkways, customs and beliefs in his Social Studies class. What was his lesson about?

A. material culture
C. tangible culture
B. non-material culture
D. hereditary culture

8. It was the first day of school . Miss Dale Rosa prepared activities which will make her Grade III children sing, play, talk, learn and introduce themselves to the class. What process did the teacher emphasize?

A. enculturation
B. indoctrination
C. socialization
D. acculturation

9. Mildred, an accountant, who now lives with a married man was disowned by her family and friends. This punishment is a form of _____________.

A. isolation
B. ostracism
C. deportation
D. character assassination

10.When a certain culture is acceptable to one group and questionable to others, it shows that:
A. culture is borrowed        
B. culture is varied
C. culture is a shared product
D. culture is relative

11. The teaching and learning of religion and values mostly make use of

A. enculturation   
B. culturation
C. indoctrination
D. acculturation

12.  Which of the following situations presents a value conflict?

A. The teacher pressures the student to get higher grades.
B. The teacher and his students have better class standing as their priorities.
C. The teacher and the administrator follow a set of criteria in giving grades
D. The teacher has students whose parents want their children to obtain higher grades than what they are capable of getting.

13. Miss Santiago is a stickler for cleanliness and orderliness in the classroom. For this, she asks her students to

A. do the same even when they're at home
B. remove their shoes in entering the classroom.
C. formulate norms and remind them often to follow these norms.
D. bring cleaning materials and clean the room before, during, and after classes


14.  Which situation shows that a sense of nationhood is exemplified?

A. When Miss Aguas asked her Grade II students in what country they wish to live, most of them chose Australia.
B. The class was asked which brand of chocolate they would rather have, no one chose "chocnut."
C.   There is a class program. The girls volunteered to do a "balagtasan'
D. The boys opted to make a choral rendition of the theme song of the movie         "Titanic."

15. Which statement best indicates a balance between responsibility and authority? Miss Soriano has just provided a group activity to her class. While the class is at it, she says...

A. You can talk as much as you want.
B. You are forbidden to talk with each other.
C. I'll send you out of the room if you so much create noise.
D. You can talk provided you finish the work on time and do not disturb the other group

16. Which of the following behaviors bespeaks of a professional teacher?

A. Speaks ill of the Filipino ways
B. Advocates the theme of nationhood
C. Imparts his personal beliefs and ideology
D. Seeks the cooperation of the parents for her own interests

17.  Which situation shows a desirable relationship between teachers and other groups of people?

A. Mrs. Magsino, a newly-assigned principal to Barangay San Andres, calls on the barangay chairman.
B. The new teacher was requested to help the barangay council in a case involving one of his students. He declined.
C. Mr. Tiglao feels that the barangay council is against his plans; so, he does not consult the council even if there is a need for it.
D. The principal does her own way of campaigning for cleanliness in and outside the school; she never gets involved with the same campaign of the barangay officials.

18. If you were Mrs. Norman, which action would you take to show a balance between balance and accountability?

A. Give them more free time during the camping period.
B. See to it that the older boy scouts take charge of the safety of the group
C. Let the boy scouts do the scheduled activities during the camping while he had a drinking spree with the other scout masters.
D. Prepare structured activities that allow independent work among the boy scout      groups and rate them according to the agreed criteria.

19-20. Which two characteristics of eastern philosophies might have influenced Philippine education?

A.   Focus on the individual.
B.   The group is above self.
C.   Knowledge comes about through meditation.
D.   Man's way of life must be characterized by harmony.

21.  Which situation shows that action is legal but not moral? Public official, entitled to specific privileges from the government

A.   Takes the most economical fare in going about his duties.
B.   Does his job without getting favors from the client he serves.
C.   Reverts back to the public coffers the 10% commission due him.
D.   Buys the latest and the most expensive car model for his department.

LICENSURE EXAMINATION FOR TEACHERS (LET) PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION REVIEWER [SET 2 - PART 1]

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LICENSURE EXAMINATION FOR TEACHERS (LET) 
PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION REVIEWER 
[SET 2 - PART 1]

1. Which assumption underlies the teacher's use of performance objectives?

A. Not every form of learning is observable.
B. Performance objectives assure the learrier of learning.
C. Learning is defined as a change in the learner's observable performance.
D. The success of learner is based on teacher performance.

2. In the parlance of test construction what does TOS mean?

A. Table of Specifics
B. Table of Specifications
C. Table of Specific Test Items
D. Team of Specifications

3. A student passes a research report poorly written but ornately presented in a folder to make up for the poor quality of the book report content. Which Filipino trait does this practice prove? Emphasis on __________.

A. art over academics
B. substance overporma
C. art over science
D. pormaover substance

4. In a criterion-referenced testing, what must you do to ensure that your test is fair?

A. Make all of the questions true or false.
B. Ask each student to contribute one question.
C. Make twenty questions but ask the students to answer only ten of their choice.
D. Use the objectives for the units as guide in your test construction.

5. Which does Noam Chomsky, assert about language learning for children?
I. Young children learn and apply grammatical rules and vocabulary as they are exposed to them.
II. Begin formal teaching of grammatical rules to children as early as possible.
III. Do not require initial formal language teaching for children.

A. I and III
B. II only
C. I only
D. I and II

6. Which Filipino trait works against the shift in teacher's role from teacher as a fountain of information to teacher as facilitator?

A. Authoritativeness
B. Authoritarianism
C. Hiya
D. Pakikisama

7. If a teacher plans a constructivist lesson, what will he most likely do? Plan how he can

A. do evaluate his students' work
B. do reciprocal teaching
C. lecture to his students
D. engage his students in convergent thinking

8. Who among the following needs less verbal counseling but needs more concrete and operational forms of assistance? The child who __________.

A. has mental retardation
B. has attention-deficit disorder
C. has learning disability
D. has conduct disorder

9. How would you select the most fit in government positions? Applying Confucius teachings, which would be the answer?

A. By course accreditation of an accrediting body
B. By merit system and course accreditation
C. By merit system
D. By government examinations

10. Which types of play is most characteristic of a four to six-year old child?
A. Solitary and onlooker plays
B. Associative and coooperative plays
C. Associative and onlooker plays
D. Cooperative and solitary plays

11. A teacher's summary of a lesson serves the following functions, EXCEPT

A. it links the parts of the lesson
B. lt brings together the information that has been discussed
C. it makes provisions for full participation of students.
D. it clinches the basic ideas or concepts of the lesson.

12. All of the following describe the development of children aged eleven to thirteen EXCEPT __________.

A. they shift from impulsivity to adaptive ability
B. sex differences in IQ becomes more evident
C. they exhibit increase objectivity in thinking
D. they show abstract thinking and judgement

13. Teacher T taught a lesson denoting ownership by means of possessives. He first introduced the rule, then gave examples, followed by class exercises, then back to the rule before he moved into the second rule. Which presenting technique did he use?

A. Combinatorial
B. Comparative
C. Part-whole
D. Sequence

14. "In the light of the facts presented, what is most likely to happen when ... ?" is a sample thought question on

A. inferring
B. generalizing
C. synthesizing
D. justifying

15. Teacher E discussed how electricity flows through wires and what generates the electric charge. Then she gave the students wires, bulbs, switches, and dry cells and told the class to create a circuit that will increase the brightness of each bulb. Which one best describes the approach used?

A. It used a taxonomy of basic thinking skills
B. It was contructivist
C. It helped students understand scientific methodolgy
D. It used cooperative learning

16. Teacher B uses the direct instruction strategy. Which sequence of steps will she follow?
I. Independent practice
II. Feedback and correctiveness
III. Guided student practice
IV. Presenting and structuring
V. Reviewing the previous day's work

A. V-II-IV-III-I
B. III-II-IV-I-V
C. V-lV-III-II-I
D. I-V-II-III-IV

17. Which are direct measures of competence?

A. Personality tests
B. Performance tests
C. Paper-and-pencil tests
D. Standardized test

18. Under which program were students who were not accommodated in public elementary and secondary schools because of lack of classroom, teachers, and instructional materials, were enrolled in private schools in their respective communities at the government's expense?

A. Government Assistance Program
B. Study Now-Pay Later
C. Educational Service Contract System
D. National Scholarship Program

19. Which activity should a teacher have more for his students if he wants them to develop logical-mathematical thinking?

A. Problem solving
B. Choral reading
C. Drama
D. Storytelling

20. An effective classroom manager uses low-profile classroom control. Which is a low-profile classroom technique?

A. Note to parents
B. After-school detention
C. Withdrawal of privileges
D. Raising the pitch of the voice

21. Your teacher is of the opinion that the world and everything in it are ever changing and so teaches you the skill to cope with change. What is his governing philosophy?

A. Idealism
B. Existentalism
C. Experimentalism
D. Realism

22. To come closer to the truth we need togo back to the things themselves.This is the advice of the
A. behaviorists
B. phenomenologists
C. idealists
D. pragmatists

23. Test norms are established in order to have a basis for __________.

A. establishing learning goals
B. interpreting test results
C. computing grades
D. identifying pupils' difficulties

24. A stitch on time saves nine, so goes the adage.. Applied to classroom management, this means that we __________

A. may not occupy ourselves with disruptions which are worth ignoring because they are minor
B. must be reactive in our approach to discipline
C. have to Jesolve minor disruptions before they are out of control
D. may apply 9 rules out of 10 consistently

25. Which criterion should guide a teacher in the choice of instructional devices?

A. Attractiveness
B. Cost
C. Novelty
D. Appropriateness 

LICENSURE EXAMINATION FOR TEACHERS (LET) PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION REVIEWER [SET 2 - PART 2]

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LICENSURE EXAMINATION FOR TEACHERS (LET) 
PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION REVIEWER 
[SET 2 - PART 2]

26. Based on Piaget's theory, what should a teacher provide for children in the sensimotor stage?

A. Games and other physical activities to develop motor skill.
B. Learning activities that involve problems of classification and ordering.
C. Activities for hypothesis formulation.
D. Stimulating environment with ample objects to play with.

27. Who among the following puts more emphasis on core requirements, longer school day, longer academic year and more challenging textbooks?

A. Perennialist
B. Essentialist
C. Progressivist
D. Existentialist

28. The search for related literature by accessing several databases by the use of a telephone line to connect a computer library with other computers that have database is termed __________.

A. compact disc search
B. manual search
C. on-line search
D. computer search

29. With synthesizing skills in mind, which has the highest diagnostic value?

A. Essay test
B. Performance test
C. Completion test
D. Multiple choice test

30. Based on Piaget's theory, what should a teacher provide for children in the concrete operational stage?

A. Activities for hypothesis formulation.
B. Learning activities that involve problems of classification and ordering.
C. Games and other physical activities to develop motor skills.
D. Stimulating environment with ample objects to play with.

31. Read the following then answer the question:
TEACHER: IN WHAT WAYS OTHER THAN THE PERIODIC TABLE MIGHT WE PREDICT THE UNDISCOVERED ELEMENTS?
BOBBY: WE COULD GO TOTHE MOON AND SEE IF THERE ARE SOME ELEMENTS THERE WE DON'T HAVE.
BETTY: WE COULD DIG DOWN TO THE CENTER OF THE EARTH AND SEE IF WE FIND ANY OF THE MISSING ELEMENTS.
RICKY: WE COULD STUDY DEBRIS FROM THE METEORITES IF WE CAN FIND ANY.
TEACHER: THOSE ARE ALL GOOD ANSWERS BUT WHAT IF THOSE, EXCURSIONS TO THE MOON, TO THE CENTER OF THE EARTH, OR TO FIND METEORITES WERE TOO COSTLY AND TIME CONSUMING? HOW MIGHT WE USE THE ELEMENTS WE ALREADY HAVE HERE ON EARTH TO FIND SOME NEW ONES?
Question: Which questioning strategy/ies does/do the exchange of thoughts above illustrate?

A. Funneling
B. Sowing and reaping
C. Nose-dive
D. Extending and lifting

32. Which is NOT a sound purpose for asking questions?

A. To probe deeper after an answer is given.
B. To discipline a bully in class.
C. To remind students of a procedure.
D. To encourage self-reflection.

33. The main purpose of compulsory study of the Constitution is to __________

A. develop students into responsible, thinking citizens
B. acquaint students with the historical development of the Philippine Constitution
C. make constitutional experts of the students
D. prepare students for law-making

34. A child who gets punished for stealing candy may not steal again immediately. But this does not mean that the child may not steal again. Based on Thorndike's theory on punishment and learning, this shows that __________

A. punishment strengthens a response
B. punishment removes a response
C. punishment does not remove a response
D. punishment weakens a response

35. As a teacher, you are a reconstructionist. Which among these will be your guiding principle?

A. I must teach the child every knowledge, skill, and value that he needs for a better future.
B. I must teach the child to develop his mental powers to the full.
C. I must teach the child so he is assured of heaven.
D. I must teach the child that we can never have real knowledge of anything.

36. How can you exhibit expert power on the first day of school?

A. By making them feel you know what you are talking about.
B. By making them realize the importance of good grades.
C. By reminding them your students your authority over them again and again.
D. By giving your students a sense of belonging and acceptance.

37. A sixth grade twelve-year old boy comes from a dysfunctional family and has been abused and neglected. He has been to two orphanages and three different elementary schools. The student can decode on the second grade level, but he can comprehend orally material at the fourth or fifth grade level. The most probable cause/s of this student's reading problem is/are __________.

A. emotional factors
B. poor teaching
C. neurological factors
D. immaturity

38. Teacher Q does not want Teacher B to be promoted and so writes an anonymous letter against Teacher B accusing her of fabricated lies Teacher Q mails this anonymous letter to the Schools Division Superintendent. What should Teacher Q do if she has to act professionally?

A. Submit a signed justifiable criticism against Teacher B, if there is any.
B. Go straight to the Schools Division Superintendent and gives criticism verbally.
C. Hire a group to distribute poison letters against Teacher B for information dissemination.
D. Instigate student activists to read poison letters over the microphone.

39. In self-directed learning, to what extent should a teacher's scaffolding be?

A. To a degree the student needs it.
B. None, to force the student to learn by himself.
C. To the minimum, to speed up development of student's sense of independence.
D. To the maximum, in order to extend to the student all the help he needs.

40. If your Licensure Examination Test (LET) items sample adequately the competencies listed in the syllabi, it can be said that the LET possesses __________ validity.

A. concurrent
B. construct
C. content
D. predictive

41. Which guideline must be observed in the use of prompting to shape the correct performance of your students?

A. Use the least intrusive prompt first.
B. Use all prompts available.
C. Use the most intrusive prompt first.
D. Refrain from using prompts.

42. It is not wise to laugh at a two-year old child when he utters bad word because in his stage he is learning to __________.

A. consider other's views
B. distinguish sex differences
C. socialize
D. distinguish right from wrong

43. In a treatment for alcoholism, Ramil was made to drink an alcoholic beverage and then made to ingest a drug that produces nausea. Eventually, he was nauseated at the sight and smell of alcohol and stopped drinking alcohoL Which theory explains this?

A. Operant conditioning
B. Social Learning Theory
C. Associative Learning
D. Attribution Theory

44. Which is a true foundation of the social order?

A. Obedient citizenry
B. The reciprocation of rights and duties
C. Strong political leadership
D. Equitable distribution of wealth

45. As a teacher, what do you do when you engage yourself in major task analysis?
A. Test if learning reached higher level thinking skills.
B. Breakdown a complex task into sub-skills.
C. Determine the level of thinking involved.
D. Revise lesson objectives.

46. In instructional planning it is necessary that the parts of the plan from the first to the last have __________.

A. clarity
B. symmetry
C. coherence
D. conciseness

47. In a study conducted, the pupils were asked which nationality they preferred, if given a choice. Majority of the pupils wanted to be Americans. In this case, in which obligation relative to the state, do schools seem to be failing? In their obligation to __________.

A. respect for all duly constituted authorities
B. promote national pride
C. promote obedience to the laws of the state
D. instill allegiance to the Constitution

48. The best way for a guidance counselor to begin to develop study skills and habits in underachieving student would be to __________.
A. have these underachieving students observe the study habits of excelling students
B. encourage students to talk about study habits from their own experiences
C. have them view film strips about various study approaches
D. give out a list of effective study approaches

49. What is most likely to happen to our economy when export continuously surpasses importis a thought question on __________.

A. creating
B. relating cause-and-effect
C. synthesizing
D. predicting

50. Direct instruction is for facts, rules, and actions as indirect instruction is for __________, __________, __________.
A. hypotheses, verified data and conclusions
B. concepts, patterns and abstractions
C. concepts, processes and generalizations
D. guesses, data and conclusions