Which of the following is the most valuable outcome of using technology in instruction?
A. Beautification of presentations
B. Computerized computation of grades
C. Neal documents formats
D. Better-sounding audio
B. Options A, C, and D may still be accomplished using traditional (non-computerized) means.
Which is the most effective to use in showing concepts textually and visually to a large audience?
A. Desktop publisher
B. PowerPoint presentation
D. web browser
B. Software such as MS PowerPoint, Prezi, and Open Office Impress are designed specifically for the purpose of making presentations to large audiences.
Which of the following best presents numerical data in a graphical format?
B. Word web
C. organizational chart
D. Venn diagram
A. Similar to a bar graph, a histogram presents groups of numerical values using selected ranges.
Which of the following is the most effective tool for journal writing on the internet?
A. Microsoft Outlook
D. Blogging is similar to diary writing, but is made accessible to users online.
Before technological advancements and student diversity were widely seen and accepted in classrooms, which classroom management paradigm was dominant and prevailing?
A. Learners provide learning input.
B. Interaction flow was one-way.
C. Shared learning is a must.
D. Self-discipline is integrated.
B. In traditional classrooms, the teacher was the sole source of information and students were just on the receiving end of the information flow.
Support instructional materials aim to advance what improvement in the classroom?
A. enhancement of learning
B. teaching new content
C. replacing the teacher
D. speeding up learning
A. The application of technologies in the classroom aims to make learning more meaningful, engaging, interesting, and collaborative.
The following are the steps that a teacher follows in using instructional materials in the classroom. In what order must the steps be accomplished?
II. Prepare the materials
III. Prepare yourself
IV. Prepare the students
A. IV, II, III, and I
B. III, IV, II, I
C. IV, I, II, and III
D. III, II, I, and IV
B. Negel’s PPPF means: preparing yourself (teacher), preparing the students: preparing the material; and making follow-up.
Which of the following is two-dimensional and is typically hung on the wall?
B. Flash cards
A. Among the options, A and B are typically two-dimensional, but flashcards are usually hand-held.
Which of the following is best used to create periodicals?
A. Presentation software
B. Spreadsheet software
C. Word processing software
D. Desktop publishing software
D. Desktop publishing software such as Adobe InDesign and its predecessor PageMaker are specifically designed for the creation of periodicals like newspapers and magazines in which lay-outing text and graphic is vital.
People born in the time when digital technologies were commonplace are called ________________.
A. Digital natives
B. Digital migrants
C. Digital exports
D. Digital dinosaurs
A. Digital migrants are people born in the time when digital technologies were uncommon.