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BLOOM'S TAXONOMY OfficePort Home | OfficePort Educational | Syllabus | Threaded Reflection | E-mail Instructor | Articles | Study Hall In 1956, Benjamin Bloom headed a group of educational psychologists who developed a classification of levels of intellectual behavior important in learning. Bloom found that over 95 % of the test questions students encounter require them to think only at the lowest possible level. ..the recall of information. Bloom identified six levels within the cognitive domain, from the simple recall or recognition of facts, as the lowest level, through increasingly more complex and abstract mental levels, to the highest order which is classified as evaluation. Verb examples that represent intellectual activity on each level are listed here. 1. Knowledge : arrange, define, duplicate, label, list, memorize, name, order, recognize, relate, recall, repeat, reproduce state. 2. Comprehension : classify, describe, discuss, explain, express, identify, indicate, locate, recognize, report, restate, review, select, translate,
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Unformatted text preview: 3. Application : apply, choose, demonstrate, dramatize, employ, illustrate, interpret, operate, practice, schedule, sketch, solve, use, write. 4. Analysis : analyze, appraise, calculate, categorize, compare, contrast, criticize, differentiate, discriminate, distinguish, examine, experiment, question, test. 5. Synthesis : arrange, assemble, collect, compose, construct, create, design, develop, formulate, manage, organize, plan, prepare, propose, set up, write. 6. Evaluation : appraise, argue, assess, attach, choose compare, defend estimate, judge, predict, rate, core, select, support, value, evaluate. BLOOM'S TAXONOMY: Sample Questions For further Web-based information on Bloom's taxonomy: http://www.eecs.usma.edu/cs383/bloom/default.htm http://www.valdosta.edu/~whuitt/psy702/cogsys/bloom.html http://www.eecs.usma.edu/usma/academic/eecs/instruct/howard/slidesho/sigcse2/index.ht m http://www.uct.ac.za/projects/cbe/mcqman/mcqappc.html...
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