Teaching Aptitude - MCQs with answers - Part 51. For a teacher teaching a class wit large strength, which of the techniques is best?
a) Debate, discussions, practicals
b) Group work with a lecture
c) Lecture and class notes
d) Self study and asking questionsView Answer / Hide Answer
2. Talking and indiscipline in classroom is an indication of ____________ ?
ANSWER: c) Lecture and class notes
Some advantages of lecture include greater teacher control in the classroom and facilitates large-class communication.
a) Indisciplined students
b) Boredom casued by repetitiveness
c) Confusion about things taught
d) Not summarising lecture pointsView Answer / Hide Answer
3. You have a mixed class of boys and girls. Which method would you adopt to improve co-operation between them?
ANSWER: b) Boredom casued by repetitiveness
Discipline is providing an environment in which positive teaching and positive learning can occur simultaneously.
a) Asking parents to discuss equality
b) Making boys and girls share a bench
c) Setting tasks which have to be done together
d) Talking about equality in lessonsView Answer / Hide Answer
4. You are training in public speaking and debate. Which of the following characteristics can you not expect to develop?
ANSWER: c) Setting tasks which have to be done together
Mixed genders pairs help participants develop interpersonal skills, confidence, communication and assertiveness.
It also improves the level of motivation and improves the quality of learning.
b) Control over emotions
c) Using language creatively
d) Voice modulationView Answer / Hide Answer
5. What is the use of text book in a class?
ANSWER: b) Control over emotions
a) To achieve learning objectives
b) To delimit what is to be taught
c) To explain ideas and concepts
d) Set new standards View Answer / Hide Answer
6. Which subject tries to understand the role of man in changing his environment?
ANSWER: a) To achieve learning objectives
Learning objectives put the focus on the student and learning.
d) Political ScienceView Answer / Hide Answer
7. Why is teacher training necessary?
ANSWER: b) Geography
Geography explain how the processes of human and physical systems have arranged and sometimes changed the surface of the Earth.
a) Increase teaching skills
b) Understand methods of school organisation
c) Upgrade knowledge of content
d) All the aboveView Answer / Hide Answer
8. Study of _______ improves a students ability to experiment and analyse
ANSWER: d) All the above
Teacher education refers to the policies and procedures designed to equip potential teachers with the knowledge, attitudes, behaviors and skills they require to perform their tasks effectively in the classroom, school and wider community.
d) ScienceView Answer / Hide Answer9. Learning in the mother-tongue helps a student to _________ what is being taught.
d) Easily comprehend View Answer / Hide Answer
10. Which educational psychologist believed in the fact that 'All children have the potential to learn'?
ANSWER: d) Easy comprehension
Students learn better through their mother tongue.
a) Friedrich Frobel
b) John Dewey
c) Johann Friedrich Herbart
d) Maria MontessoriView Answer / Hide Answer
ANSWER: a) Friedrich Frobel
Friedrich Wilhelm August Frobel laid the foundation for modern education based on the recognition that children have unique needs and capabilities.