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Unformatted text preview: 14 . The ability to find or create examples of topics so that the topics are meaning ful to learners is best described as :` knowledge of content .` pedagogical content knowledge d . general pedagogical knowledge . knowledge of learners and learning . 15 . " You can't teach what you don't know " is a commonly stated maxim in teaching . Of the following , it most nearly describes :" \2 . ) knowledge of content ." pedagogical content knowledge . C . d . general pedagogical knowledge . knowledge of learners and learning . 16. Look at the following statement :" Research recognizes that students do not passively receive information from teachers ( like tape recorders ) , but instead construct their own knowledge of the topics they study as they attempt to make sense of the information . Understanding the statement you just read most closely relates to :" d . knowledge of content ." b . pedagogical content knowledge . general pedagogical knowledge . knowledge of learners and learning . * * 17 . Bob has been teaching fifth grade for five years . He knows his students have difficulty understanding the different potential geologic plate movements of the earth . Knowing this , he has developed a series of hand movements the children can use to illustrate the different potential relationships among plates . By recognizing that his students have difficulty with this concept and by finding a way to better assist their learning , Bob is specifically illustrating his :" a . domain -specific prior knowledge . b . general pedagogical knowledge . general prior knowledge ." pedagogical content knowledge. * * 18. Sandy wants to strengthen her United States History teaching this summer . She has enrolled in a master's - level course for history majors on the Underground Railroad . By enrolling in the course , Sandy illustrates her desire to increase her :` ( 2 . ) knowledge of content . general pedagogical knowledge . C . general prior knowledge .\ d . _pedagogical content knowledge . knowledge of learners and learning concrete illustrations of it . Without these illustrations , they memorize formulas that have little meaning for is concrete , e .g., they are able to understand abstract concepts like density , for example , only after seeing them . b . Of the following , the teacher's understanding would best be described as :" knowledge of content .* pedagogical content knowledge. general pedagogical knowledge. * * 19 . After studying educational psychology , a teacher understands that the thinking of most high school students...
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