Teaching Aptitude Quiz for 2016-17 Exams

1. What should be the main objective of teaching?
(a) Prepare students to pass the examination.
(b) To dictate good notes.
(c) Provide required information related to the subject.
(d) To develop thinking power of students. 

2. Teachers use teaching aids for
(a) impressing the students.
(b) making teaching interesting.
(c) making students attentive.
(d) all of the above.
3. What should a teacher do to develop spirit of labour in students?
(a) Give an example of people who put in labour.
(b) Teacher should indulge in labour.
(c) Give detailed lectures on importance of labour.
(d) Give opportunities to students to do labour often. 
4. While on a trip to a hill-station, one of your students misbehaves with an old lady, you would
(a) not accept his fault as you all are from a very reputed school.
(b) argue with a lady and ask her to call the police.
(c) make your student apologize and say sorry to the old lady. 
(d) all of the above.
5. If when called, some parents/guardians of the students do not come to see the teacher, the teacher should
(a) write to the parents/guardians.
(b) go and meet them. 
(c) punish the student.
(d) start ignoring the student.
6. Group and participatory learning practices should be
(a) discouraged.
(b) ignored.
(c) encouraged. 
(d) None of these
7. Today, both teachers and students
(a) need not operate computers.
(b) should be computer savvy. 
(c) may be computer literate.
(d) should not know anything about computers.

8. Job of curriculum construction is considered as
(a) a routine work.
(b) not a specialized job.
(c) a highly specialized job. 
(d) not a significant work.
9. Students should be praised in
(a) private
(b) public
(c) individually
(d) both b and c 

10. While dealing with group dynamics of students, which of the following is true about students?
(a) Students are immature
(b) Students are unable to discriminate between good or bad.
(c) Students are impatient and sensitive.
(d) All of these