Connectivism Quiz

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A quiz on the theory of Connectivism.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Name one of the collaborators of Connectvism theory.
    • A. 

      Steven Hawkin

    • B. 

      George Siemens

    • C. 

      Bill Gates

  • 2. 
    True or False: Task-based learning is best explained by Connectivism Theory?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    True or False: In Connectivism theory, knowledge exists in the world rather than in the head of individuals.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    In Connectivism the capacity to know is _______________.
    • A. 

      Really rather important.

    • B. 

      More critical than what is already known.

    • C. 

      Is limited.

  • 5. 
    Please choose all the phrases that are true about connections. 
    • A. 

      Nurturing and maintaining connections is needed to facilitate continual learning.

    • B. 

      Ability to see connections between fields, ideas, and concepts is a core skill.

    • C. 

      Connections are not that important.

  • 6. 
    True or False: This course, Theoretical Foundations of Instructional Technology, has several components that are based in Connectivism Theory. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Which of the following would not be an example of Connectivsim: 
    • A. 

      Reading a blog and commenting to the writer questions and comments.

    • B. 

      Reading a chapter in a text book and then taking a test on the information

    • C. 

      A forum where people can comment and discuss a particular subject.

  • 8. 
    You start a blog about cooking. You enable comments, post videos of your recipes, and answer questions of your readers on a weekly basis.  Readers begin to post their own recipes to the comments section of the blog and discuss amongst themselves solutions to problems and different ideas on the topic of cooking. True or False: You have created a network.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    You begin to read a forum thread to help you solve a problem you are having with your computer. You notice that the last post to the thread is dated February 4, 2006.  Would you?
    • A. 

      Use the information you found on the site to help solve your problem.

    • B. 

      Post your problem to the forum in hopes of recieiving an answer.

    • C. 

      Find another forum to solve your problem since the information is obviously dated and it seems that thread is inactive.

  • 10. 
    True or False: You have to be an expert at something to contribute relevant information to a network. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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