granted total freedom to course their destiny only on matters of education
citizens of the United State
As a result of EDSA I, the Philippines ______.
changed its form of government to parliamentary
became known worldwide for its People Power Revolution
intensified its participation in international affairs
saw the impeachment of Joseph Estrada as president
Rizal focused the “La Liga Filipina” to ______.
unite the whole country
fight violence and justice
revolt against the Spaniards
I and III c. I and II
II and III d. II only
What does the “presumption of innocence” mean in so far as human right is concerned?
Remains innocence until proven guilty
Has the right to remain silent
Is concerned guilty unless proven otherwise
Has the right to a legal counsel
What development has taken place in our form of government from the pre-Hispanic Philippines to the present?
We have come from a one-man rule to a government of the people, by the people, and for the people
We began with a one-man rule and have ended up with a dictatorial form of government
We started with a dictatorial form of government that has developed into the present democratic form
I and III b. III c. II d. I
Which is true of the Philippines?
It has been colonized by two European colonial powers
There have been attempts to change its government to a parliamentary form
It has never been united as a nation
It is the only Christian country in Asia
Which is true of the historical development of the Philippines?
It has been an independent nation
It has not achieved full independence from the very beginning
It has been an independent nation ever since
This year’s SONA was focused on education and economy. What is meant by SONA?
State of the Nation Address
Speech of the Nation Assembly
Speech of the Nation Address
State of the Nation Advocacy
Which statement is true of the pre-Spanish Filipino government?
Laws were formulated by a law making body elected by the community
There was a court created by the datu to hear complaints
The datu exercised all powers of government
Laws were formulated by a law-making body appointed by the datu
With which are the words “Cha-Cha” and “Con-Ass” associated?
Imposition of Martial Law
Amendment of the present constitution
Return to dictatorial form of government
Division between Senate and House of Representatives
The Comprehensive Agrarian Reform and cooperatives are meant to:
bridge the gap between the rich and the poor
improve the country’s literacy rate
make all citizens equal
eradicate poverty in the country
How can the Comprehensive Agrarian reform Program bring about social equity and economic prosperity in the country?
By distributing the ownership of land to farmers for value charge
By transferring the ownership of land to farmers for value
By helping the affected landowners to use their land compensation in viable business activities
By providing support services to farmer-beneficiaries
I, II and IV c. II, III and IV
I, II and III d. I, III and IV
When one company controls the supply of sugar, which terms applies?
Economic Stability c. Equilibrium
Monopoly d. Inflation
When parents decide to send their children to a private school and pay their tuition fee instead of sending them to the public school, they don’t get their share in the benefit derived from the taxes they pay. This is a case of ____________.
Which of the following does one display when he thinks that what is foreign is the best and that what is local is inferior?
Relativism c. Ethnocentrism
Favoritism d. Xenocentrism
Upon which is the claim that there is no single universal standard to be used to judge another society’s customs or culture?
You have to take extra care when you critique the work of a Filipino. Your negative comment maybe mistaken to be an attack against his/her person. Upon which Filipino trait is this advice based?
Which of the following was the first to happen?
Aguinaldo declared Philippine independence
The Philippines was ceded to the US by the Treaty of Paris
Aguinaldo was captured
If they were to come back to life, who among the following would be the most vocal to speak against the country’s foreign policy of close associated with America?
Jose P. Laurel and Elpidio Quirino
Claro M. Recto and Jose P. Laurel
Leon Ma. Guerrero Jr. and Jose P. Laurel
Claro M. Recto and Leon Ma. Guerrero
To stimulate the nation’s economy and increase employment, past President Diosdado Macapagal ___________.
borrowed money from the World Bank
standardized the salaries of government employees
abolished government repressive control
gave incentives to home cottage industries
Art and music are necessary ingredients to a child’s education. Which statement/s, support/s, the idea of this sentence.
Music and arts intensify a child’s imagination
Painting helps a kinesthetic learner express abstract concepts in concrete forms
I only c. I and II
I, II and III d. III only
Rizal said: “There are no tyrants where there are no slaves.” Which logically explain this?
If the Filipino were treated as slaves by the Spaniards it was because they allowed themselves to be treated as such
It was equally the fault of the Filipino why the Spaniards treated them as slaves
The Spaniards were tyrants and so they treated the Filipino as slaves
I b. III c. I and II d. I
Based on his work “Sa Aking Mga Kabata,” would Rizal favor the use of the mother tongue in the early grades?
He did not express it clearly c. No
Yes, but mixed with English d. Yes
Out of the used illustration boards, students came up with cute and function bags for school children. Which Filipino trait is exhibited?
Adaptability c. Family-orientedness
Creativity d. Pagkabayani
On which Filipino trait does Gawad Kalinga build on?
Joy and Humor
The Filipino’s indomitable spirit is shown in his __________.
utang na loob c. self-reliance
friendliness d. ability to survive
One reason why the NCEE was abolished was because it was anti-poor. Which explanation logically supports this reasoning?
The NCEE served as a measured to counter the “diploma mill” mentality of Filipinos
It’s good that NCEE was abolished because that would mean only those fit for college would go to college
Most of those who did not pass the NCEE were graduates of deprived schools
College education liberates the poor from the bondage of poverty
You are often told: “Poverty is not a hindrance to success.” What does this imply?
It is other people that hinder people to succeed
What a person becomes in life is a product of his/her own choice
A person is totally conditioned by his/her environment
The “promdi” student does not succeed because of his/her place of origin
What a student can do differs from what he will do. What does this prove?
Motivation and ability always together
Motivation differs from ability
Student of today are hardly motivated
Ability is the opposite of motivation
A Biology teacher described herself biologically: “My estrogen level is decreasing and I have signs for osteoporosis.” What is true of the Biology teacher?
She is a chain smoker
She is in her late adolescence
She is a spinster
She is in her post-menopausal period
A secret word that must be entered into the computer before a person is allowed to get or change information is called ________.
program c. statement
password d. input
The search for related literature by accessing several databases by the use of a telephone line to connect a computer library with other computers that have database is termed ______.
Compact disc search
Which refers to a single phrase or word that tells the computer to do something with a program or file?
In writing a letter, which productivity tool is used?
Pagemaker c. Spreadsheet
Word processing d. Publisher
Like the typewriter, the computer has _____.
screen c. keyboard
cursor d. disk drive
Which application program provides one with a means to organize and present information through the use of text, numbers, graphs, sounds, and visual image
Which one links computers to a base computer making it possible to share software materials?
Modern c. Local area network
Interface d. Internet
What is/are the best ways to a child’s development according to the statement?
Meet the child where the child is.
Allow the child to develop according to his/her pace.
Compare a child to another in order to motivate her/him to catch up with other children’s development.
II and III c. I, II and III