Humanism Quiz

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Please complete the quiz on humanism. �This quiz will assess your knowledge of the humanistic learning approach, more specifically the ARCS model. �


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In the humanist theory, the process of arranging resources and procedures to bring about changes in motivation is called?
    • A. 

      Instructional Design

    • B. 

      Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs

    • C. 

      Motivational Design

    • D. 

      Experiential Learning

  • 2. 
    This theorist used a problem solving approach to create motivational aspects of a learning environment in the form of the ARCS model.
    • A. 

      Maslow

    • B. 

      Keller

    • C. 

      Rogers

    • D. 

      Knowles

  • 3. 
    The humanistic approach to learning focuses on self-actualization and student-centered curriculum. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Which is NOT a component of the ARCS model? 
    • A. 

      Attention

    • B. 

      Relevance

    • C. 

      Condition

    • D. 

      Satisfaction

  • 5. 
    Which is NOT a way to gain a learner’s attention?
    • A. 

      Variability

    • B. 

      Perceptual Arousal

    • C. 

      Inquiry Arousal

    • D. 

      Consistency

  • 6. 
    In the beginning of the lesson on animals, Bernadette's attention was caught by the teacher giving interesting facts about animals.  Bernadette has three pets and dreams to be a Veterinarian someday so she was able to relate this lesson to her own personal experiences. She realized she knew more about the topic of animals then she thought.  Even though she is interested in the topic, she is very unsure if she is doing her project right because the teacher was not giving enough feedback for her to achieve success.  What part of the ARCS model did the teacher miss?
    • A. 

      Attention

    • B. 

      Relevance

    • C. 

      Confidence

    • D. 

      Satisfaction

  • 7. 
    Mr. Hudson is designing a training program to help teachers learn how to use the new technologies at school (ipods, smart tables, smartboards, elmos, ect).  He has decided to follow the ARCS model since teachers are unmotivated to learning new technologies.  Using the ARCS model, should he analyze the needs of his learners by asking the following questions: What value would you get from learning the new technologies? What do you hope to get out of learning about the new technologies? What interests you the most about the new technology or what types of new technology interests you the most? 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Motivation is the primary factor in completing training in this type of education?
    • A. 

      High School Education

    • B. 

      Dog Training

    • C. 

      Distance Learning

    • D. 

      Military Training

  • 9. 
    What is the best scenario to gain the attention of a learner?
    • A. 

      Mr. Garrison begins his history lesson with a video from a series of videos he has used at the beginning of class for the last month.

    • B. 

      Mr. Maines uses a humorous slideshow to begin a writing lesson.

    • C. 

      Mrs. O’Donnell states the goals and objectives at the beginning of the lesson.

    • D. 

      Mrs. Lokuta lists the directions on the board for learners to follow.

  • 10. 
    Mrs. Kundera showed an interesting video at the beginning of the history lesson.  When she proceeded with the lesson by supplying the students with history facts, she realized the student’s minds were drifting away.   What component of the ARCS model would help her to retain her student’s attention?
    • A. 

      Attention

    • B. 

      Relevance

    • C. 

      Confidence

    • D. 

      Satisfaction

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