Monday, July 25, 2016

LET Reviewer Professional Education Prof. Ed.: Foundations of Education Part 1

Several fan members are asking about LET Reviewers in General Education (Gen Ed), Professional Education (Prof Ed) and Major Area of Specialization.

In efforts of this website to attend such requests, we consolidated some of the questions which may likely help out takers during the exams.

Below is the Part 1 of Professional Education (Prof. Ed.) Foundations of Education reviewer for Licensure Exam for Teachers (LET). We encourage readers/ reviewees to use the comment boxes after the article to discuss answers.

SEE ALSOLET Reviewer in Professional Education (Prof Ed) Foundations of Education Part 2

1. The Department of Education gives greater emphasis on the development of basic skills. What is the philosophical basis for this?
a. Essentialism
b. Existentialism
c. Perennialism
d. Pragmatism

2. Teacher M views his students as unique, free-choosing and responsible individuals. All classroom activities revolve around the said premise. What theory underlies this?
a. Essentialism
b. Existentialism
c. Progressivism
d. Realism

3. Religious rituals in the classroom and in the school programs prove the deep natural religiosity of the Filipinos. Which philosophy has greatly contributed to the tradition?
a. Buddhism
b. Confucianism
c. Hinduism
d. Islam

4. In order to make Roman education truly utilitarian, how should the day-to-day lessons be taught?
a. Taught in the students' native dialect
b. Taught interestingly through the play way method
c. Related and linked to the events happening in everyday life
d. Practiced at home under the guidance of their respective parents.

5. Which influenced the military training requirements among students in the secondary and tertiary levels?
a. Chinese
b. Greeks
c. Orientals
d. Romans

6. Which philosophy has the educational objective to indoctrinate Filipinos to accept the teachings of the Catholic church which is foster faith in God?
a. Realism
b. Pragmatism
c. Idealism
d. Existentialism

7. Virtue as one component in the teaching of Rizal as a course focuses on the teaching of good and beauty consistent with the good and beauty in God. What philosophy supports this?
a. Existentialism
b. Idealism
c. Progressivism
d. Social Reconstructionism 8. Giving education the highest budgetary allocation, the Philippine government recognizes the possible contribution of its future citizens to the national development goals of the Philippine society. Which stressed this goal of education for social transformation?
a. Athenian education
b. Followers of Christ
c. Greek education
d. Roman education

9. The progressivists emphasized the individuality of the child. What is the concern of the reconstructionists?
a. Experiential learning
b. Socialization
c. Social problem

10. One of the following quotations does not conform to the Christian doctrine of Education for Humanitarianism. Which one is it?
a. Do unto others as you would like others do unto you
b. Love they neighbor as thyself
c. Not on bread alone is man to live but on every utterance that comes from mouth of God
d. Whatever good things we do to our poor, helpless brothers, we do it for God.

11. Scouting and Citizen's Army Training (CAT) give training in character-building, citizenship training, etc. Which leads to the creation of a new social order and a new society eventually. What philosophy supports this?
a. Existentialism
b. Perennialism
c. Progressivism
d. Social reconstructionism

12. Teacher V demonstrated the technique on how to group students according to their needs and interests and how to use self-paced instructional materials. Which philosophy is manifested in this activity?
a. Essentialism
b. Progressivism
c. Realism
d. Social Reconstructionism

13. Teacher G, a Christian Living teacher, puts so much significance on values development and discipline. What could be her educational philosophy?
a. Idealism
b. Pragmatism
c. Progressivism
d. Realism

14. Which one does not illustrate the principle that rights and duties are correlative?
a. The right of an unmarried pregnant teacher to abort her baby in relation to her duty to protect her name and her job as a teacher
b. The right of a state to compel students to military service is reciprocated by the duty of the state to protect them.
c. The right to a living wage involves the duty of the school administrators to give the salary agreed upon and the duty of the teachers to give a fair amount of work.
d. The right to life of children and to be given respect of such right.

15. Why should a teacher take the obligation upon himself to study and understand the custom and traditions of the community where he works?
a. To change the culture of the community.
b. To have a sympathetic attitude for the people of the community.
c. To identify the weaknesses of the culture of the community.
d. To please the people of the community.

16. A teacher who is a recognized expert in carpentry works, taught his students how to prepare and construct good and aesthetic furniture from local resources. What cultural transmission process is this?
a. Acculturation
b. Enculturation
c. Indoctrination

17. Every first day of the school year, Miss Reyes prepared activities which will make her Grade 2 children, sing, plan, learn and introduce themselves to the class. What process did the teacher emphasize?
a. Acculturation
b. Enculturation
c. Indoctrination
d. Socialization

18. Which program in the educational system seems to be aligned to the Christian humanitarian principle respect for the human personality?
a. The alternative learning system delivery
b. The functional literacy program for the out-of-school youth and adults
c. The promotion of the basic human rights of the Filipino
d. The study of the Philippine Constitution

19. With a death threat over his head, Teacher Liza is directed to pass an undeserving student, if she is a hedonist, which of the following will she do?
a. Don't pass him, live her principle of justice. She will get reward, if not in this life, in the next.
b. Don't pass him. She surely will not like someone to give you a death threat in order to pass.
c. Pass the student. That will be of use to her, the student and his parents.
d. Pass the student. Why suffer the threat?

20. Which philosophy approves a teacher who lectures most of the time and requires his students to memorize the rules of grammar?
a. Existentialism
b. Idealism
c. Pragmatism
d. Realism

21. In a student conducted, the pupils were asked which nationality they would prefer if given a choice. Majority of the pupils wanted to be Americans. In this case, in which obligation relative to the state are schools seemed to be failing?
a. Instill allegiance to the constitutional authorities
b. Promote national pride
c. Promote obedience to the laws of the state
d. Respect for all duly constituted authorities.

22. Which subject in the elementary and likewise in the secondary schools are similar to the goal of Rome to train the students for citizenship?
a. Communication ARts
c. Science

23. Which of the following schools practices is not based on Social Reconstructionism?
a. Establishment of SDF
b. Exemption of Scouts from CAT
c. Promoting culture and arts in schools
d. Promoting project WOW

24.Which of the following is the focus of the Japanese education in the Philippines?
a. Democratic ideals and nationalism
b. Love and service to one's country
c. Religion and love for Asian brothers
d. Vocational and health education

25. According to reconstructionism, the goal of education is to bring about a new social order. Which practice best manifests this view?
a. The class conducts scientific experiments to discover or verify concepts.
b. The class discusses role models and their impact on society.
c. The class allowed to engage in divergent thinking.
d. The class undertakes well-planned projects in the community.

Answers: 1A 2B 3B 4C 5D 6C 7B 8D 9C 10C 11D 12B 13A 14A 15B 16B 17D 18C 19D 20B 21B 22D 23C 24D 25D

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  1. answers please...

  2. pwede po ba makahingi ng answer key?

    1. Answers are provided

    2. The answers weren't provided when this reviewer was uploaded that's why the visitors here were asking for the answer key. Check the dates when they commented.

  3. Replies
    1. yung answer key po is nasa bawat end ng questions :D

  4. Replies
    1. nalagay n po ang answer in each question

  5. Answers key plz.tnx po

  6. Replies
    1. Maam, pwede pong magpa email nang reviewer sa let pls, help me maam....

  7. mga ma'am and sir, yung ANSWER KEY po each items ay nasa bandang ibaba po ng choices :D

  8. Hndi po ba pwede madownload to?

  9. Hello po,ma'am pwede po ba magpaemail ng LET reviewer sa gmail ko po
    I need your help. Thank you po God bless

  10. db po nksulat na ung answer after the choices.,pkitngnan nlng po mbuti tnxs.

    1. wala pa po kasi ung mga choices nuon. please check the dates ng mga nagtatanong ng answer keys. 2016 pa po sila nagtanong. wala pang answer keys that time.

    2. Pakitingin na lang din po mabuti yong dates ng comment ng mga nagtatanong san yung answer key. LOL. This reviewer was uploaded without the answer key. It was only updated at a later time. Pakitingin na lang po mabuti. #nagmamarunong

  11. God day to everyone.. Pakitignan nyo po ung no.19 tama po ba ung answer? I guess letter B ang answer..please reply po

    1. Hedonist-pleasure is the master of all humankind

    2. Letter D talaga yung tamang sagot Ma'am/Sir. Hedonist perspective is pleasure is the only good. Choices A and B is not a hedonist bcs its not more on pleasure. Choice C is utilitarianism bcs of the word "use" in the sentence

  12. Hi..this is really helpful..but i just want to ask if there's a pdf file..

  13. Thanks ☺️☺️☺️☺️☺️

  14. is there a PDF file available for this ? hope meron po

  15. AnonymousMay 16, 2017

    Thanks a lot it's a big help.

  16. AnonymousMay 19, 2017

    Does anyone can enlighten me why the answer of Q3 is confucianism? Diba mas marami ang Islam kasunod sa Christianity? please give me a proper response.

    1. Confucianism advocates religious rituals in the school.

  17. AnonymousJuly 11, 2017

    Thank youπŸ˜ƒ and god blessπŸ˜‡

  18. Good day. Thanks for this. However for question no. 24, kindly enlighten why is D the answer?

    1. as for me my answer for no.24
      is B.

  19. Felt great to know internet has still amazing blogs like this.

  20. tanong ko lang po sa number 5 bakit D po ang sagot di po ba dapat greek ang nag influence sa military trainings yung spartans ganun po??? pakilinaw naman po. baka nalito na poako. salamat

    1. Yes, the answer is B-greeks. The romans foused on the usefulness of individuals.

  21. islam, buddhism, hinduism, confucianism ay hindi pilosopiya para sabihing may impluwensya sa religious belief na practice sa loob ng classroom...

  22. 1 year and 7 months na ako tumgil sa pag aaral, sinubukan ko sagutan to.. OMG 13 lang tamang sagot ko.. kaya napag isipan ko na kahit d pa ako nakakagraduate. at habang hindi pa makakabalik sa pag aaral,mag basa basa nalang ako ng mga LET reviewers para hindi kalawangin ang utak ko.. Thanks for this PRC..


  23. Answers: 1A 2B 3B 4C 5D 6C 7B 8D 9C 10C 11D 12B 13A 14A 15B 16B 17D 18C 19D 20B 21B 22D 23C 24D 25D

  24. Can someone explain why the answer in number 5 is D. Romans? Hindi po ba Greeks ang nagsimula ng military training before pa sila maconquer ng Romans? Please heeeelp huhu haha

  25. Thanks a lot PRC πŸ˜‡ God bless always πŸ˜‡πŸ˜Š