Republic of the Philippines BULACAN AGRICULTURAL STATE COLLEGE San Ildefonso, BulacanCHRISTIAN L. CHUA Assessment of Student Learning 1BSE 3-English 2nd Semester, A.Y 2011- 2012 TEST CONSTRUCTIONReference: Billones, Patricia S., EXPLORING LIFE THROUGH AFRO-ASIAN LITERATURE Chapter 1: Values Afro-Asian wisdom and humor Chapter 2: ValuesIDENTIFICATION: Identify what is being described in the following and write your answer on the blank space provided. ________________1. It is a movement among African writers who used poetry to express pride for their color and the beauty of their race and country. ________________2. The author of the hands of the blacks. ________________3. It is an Africa country that has been a colony of Portugal for almost five centuries. ________________4. A man with colonial mentality. He is the main character in the story Karma by Krushwant Singh. ________________5. It is Lao Hsiang’s true name.FILL IN THE BLANKS: Write the correct word that would complete each statement on the blank space provided.
________________1. In the story A country boy quits school, it was said that unless a boy was sent to school at the age of six an adult in the family has to go to_____________. ________________2. The Hindu belief which states that the actions of a man in his present life shall determine his destiny on his next life is called_____________. ________________3. A/An _________ is the regular recurrence of a similar sound in poetry or literary piece. ________________4. The measured arrangement of syllables in verse is known as _____________. ________________5. A/An _________ is the recurrence of accented and unaccented syllables which produces harmony.MULTIPLE CHOICES: Choose the letter of the best answer and write on the blank space provided before the number. _______1. The one who is speaking in a poem who is not necessarily the author. a. Person b. Per son c. Personnel d. Persona _______2. It is a slice of life being painted in beautiful and attractive language. a. Poet b. Poetry c. Poem d. Poetries _______3. A type of poem meant to be sung. a. Lyrics b. Lyric c. Lyre d. Lyricist _______4. A poem that relates a story by means of dialogue. a. Drama b. Dramatized c. Dramatic d. Drama Queen _______5. A poem that relates events which may either be real or imaginary. a. Narrating b. Narrated c. Narrative d. Narration
MATCHING TYPE: Match items described on the first column to the letters of items on the second column and write your answer on the blank space provided before each number A B _______1. Sir Mohan Lai’s betterhalf. a. Characters _______2. An old man who has an b. Conflicts unsavory reputation among c. Lady Lachmi the donkey cart drivers. d. Lin Ng _______3. It is a literary piece which e. Racism has a less complicated plot f. Short story than a novel. _______4. These are personalities in a story which are not only limited to humans. _______5. It gives a shape to a story by providing it with tension.TRUE OR FALSE: Write TRUE if the statement is correct and FALSE if it is incorrect. Write your answer on the blank space provided for each item. _______1. The exile of Rama is an excerpt from the Mahabharata epic. _______2. Confucius’ real name is Wang Hsiang Chen. _______3. Confucianism is a philosophy from the great Chinese philosopher Confucius. _______4. The eighth Confucian analect state this: The superior man blames himself; the inferior man blames others. _______5. Analects are miscellaneous written messages or passages.YES OR NO: Write YES if the statement is correct and NO if it is incorrect. Write your answer on the blank space provided before the number.________________1. Is the exile of Rama an excerpt from the Mahabharata epic?________________2. Is Confucius’ real name Wang Hsiang Chen?________________3. Is Confucianism a philosophy from the great Chinese philosopher Confucius?________________4. Does the eighth Confucian analect state this: The superior man blames himself; the inferior man blames others?________________5. Are analects miscellaneous written messages or passages?ENUMERATION: Enumerate the following.
1-2. Write the two most important epics of India. 3-5. What are three philosophies reflected in the Confucian analects? 6-8. Who are the three sons of King Dasaaratha? 9-10. Two of his three queens mentioned in the story 11-15. Give at least five people which the protagonist in The hands of the blacks was able to talk with regarding his question. 16-20. Give at least five authors we were able to encounter for this grading period. 21-24. Give at least four of the twelve confucian analects. 25. Give at least one of the three characters in the story tug of war.ESSAY: Answer the following to the best of your knowledge. 1. Which among the twelve Confucian analects could be best related to your life and why? 2. Among all literary pieces we tackled for this grading period, which is the one that really moved you emotionally and personally and why?Key to Correction:IDENTIFICATION: FILL IN THE BLANKS: 1. Negritude 1. Jail 2. Luis Bernardo Honwana 2. Karma 3. Mozambique 3. Rhyme 4. Sir Mohan Lai 4. Meter 5. Wang Hsiang Chen 5. RhythmMULTIPLE CHOICES: MATCHING TYPE: 1. D 1. C 2. C 2. D 3. B 3. F 4. C 4. A 5. C 5. B
TRUE OR FALSE: YES OR NO: 1. FALSE 1. NO 2. FALSE 2. NO 3. TRUE 3. YES 4. TRUE 4. YES 5. TRUE 5. YESENUMERATION: 1-2 19. Kahlil Gibran 20. Li Po 1. Mahabharata 2. Ramayana 21-24 3-5 21. The superior man blames himself; the inferior man 3. Benevolence blames others. 4. Property 22. Have no friends not equal 5. Ritual to yourself. 23. A man who has commited 6-8 a mistake and does not try to correct it is making 6. Rama another mistake. 7. Bharat 24. The superior man is firm, 8. Lakshman but does not fight; He mixes easily with others 9-10 but does not form cliques. 9. Kausalya 25 10. Kaikeyi 25. Hare 11-15 11. Father Christiano 12. Doña Dores 13. Señor Antunes 14. Doña Estefania 15. His mother 16-20 16. Tao Kim Hai 17. Luis B. Honwana ESSAY: 18. M. Ibrahim 1.