Instructional Theory & Approaches Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How does the encoding process work?

Question 2 2. What is interactive learning?

Question 3 3. How should students present their final projects?

Question 4 4. Social Learning Theory was developed by:

Question 5 5. What type of thinking skills are used for PBL experiences?

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Question 6 6. Which one is NOT one of the processes involved in Social Learning Theory

Question 7 7. What is the name of the researcher who helped David A. Kolb fully expand the concept of experiential learning.

Question 8 8. What is the definition of project-based learning?

Question 9 9. When should students receive feedback on their project?

Question 10 10. Who developed the theory of reciprocal determinism?

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Question 11 11. The famous experiment conducted by Albert Bandura is known as the:

Question 12 12. Which of the following is not part of Bandura's theory of reciprocal determinism?

Question 13 13. All of these are possible ways to scaffold a unit about the Revolutionary War EXCEPT for _____.

Question 14 14. Which of the following criteria is NOT one of the general components of experiential learning assignments?

Question 15 15. Which general perspective used in educational psychology studies the tendency to modify our behavior due to consequences, such as after receiving a reward or punishment?

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Question 16 16. What is the main purpose of scaffolding instruction?

Question 17 17. Scaffolding instruction can help you better identify which students?

Question 18 18. How does interactive learning take place in the classroom?

Question 19 19. How long should a project last?

Question 20 20. Albert Bandura's theory comes out of a tradition in psychology that takes which approach?

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Question 21 21. What is the BEST way to retrieve information from your brain?

Question 22 22. What subject areas can involve interactive learning?

Question 23 23. What are the four elements of the experiential learning theory?

Question 24 24. Which of the following is probably the LEAST likely topic an educational psychologist would study?

Question 25 25. Which general perspective used in educational psychology studies how people acquire, perceive, remember, and communicate information (for example, how memory works)?

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Question 26 26. Which phrase below is the best definition for the field of educational psychology?

Question 27 27. Which of the following best defines experiential learning?

Question 28 28. You notice several students in your class are struggling with a concept that will be built on in further lessons. Given what you've learned about scaffolding, you should _____.

Question 29 29. How many processes are involved in Social Learning Theory?

Question 30 30. Which of the following describes how 21st century skills should be incorporated into project-based learning?

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