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Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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Question 1 1. Which of these is NOT a format for game-based learning?

Question 2 2. Video games are

Question 3 3. What does PowerPoint produce?

Question 4 4. Kelly wants to know about fashion trends started by Michael Jackson. Which item listed below should Kelly use to help her find sites useful in her research?

Question 5 5. Which of these options is NOT a good usage of PowerPoint?

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Question 6 6. Video games are an added bonus to teachers because

Question 7 7. Sarah is doing scholarly research on a technical topic. What type of search engine would likely yield the best results for her work?

Question 8 8. Well done game-based learning is composed of which elements?

Question 9 9. Which of the following makes it easier for a teacher to reuse a rubric on multiple WebQuest assignments?

Question 10 10. When using Excel, having students go 'backwards' to turn graphs and raw data encourages this ________.

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Question 11 11. Excel can turn data into the following types of graphs or charts ________.

Question 12 12. Video games enhance instruction by

Question 13 13. Video games support learning by being

Question 14 14. What can be added to a PowerPoint presentation to make it engaging?

Question 15 15. What do we call the ideal words used when typing in a search box?

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Question 16 16. Which statement regarding WebQuest rubrics is correct?

Question 17 17. Why are rubrics helpful when grading WebQuests?

Question 18 18. Excel can easily turn raw data into these ______.

Question 19 19. Which of the following are benefits of game-based learning?

Question 20 20. When it comes to PowerPoint, what is the 6x6 rule?

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Question 21 21. How can we define game-based learning?

Question 22 22. Although a teacher an include anything she wants to grade on a rubric, which two criteria are most common to appear on WebQuest rubrics?

Question 23 23. An example of a general search engine is:

Question 24 24. Jim is writing a report on the Washington Monument. When he uses a search engine, he is pointed to resources about various monuments throughout Washington DC and the state of Washington. Which item listed below should Jim use to help him find sites useful in his research?

Question 25 25. Which of the following could be included on a WebQuest rubric?

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Question 26 26. Video games help students to

Question 27 27. What is a student response clicker?

Question 28 28. Which of these is NOT an advantage of game based-learning?

Question 29 29. One really neat feature of Excel is that it can turn data into this _______.

Question 30 30. Which feature in Excel will allow for the addition of a column of data?

Software Resources for Students in the Classroom Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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