HUI 83.doc


1. If a medical student wants to practice performing a particular surgery but can’t practice on live subjects, which would be the most effective approach for computer-based training ?
A. Programmed instruction
B. Intelligent computer-assisted instruction
C. Intelligent tutoring system
D. Virtual reality
2. 2. Which of the following statements is an example of a transfer of training objectives?
A. The students will find the training to be an efficient and effective use of their time.
B. The student will be able to correctly identify the appropriate number of widgets to use during a timed test to be given at the conclusion of the training.
C. The students will effectively decrease the average number of defects per hour from 15 to 8.
D. The company will reduce its costs by $400,000 per year due to a decrease in manufacturing defects
3. The employees of Consolidated Truss acquired the habit of failing to measure each
piece of wood after it was cut. This bad habit caused a tremendous amount of
expensive and unproductive rework. The employees were all retrained in measuring
techniques. In one part of the training, the employees were asked to measure 100
different pieces of wood and record their exact measurements as they were supposed to be doing in the workplace. Which step of relapse-prevention training does this exercise illustrate?
A. Learn coping strategies
B. Identify likely circumstances for first relapse
C. Practice coping strategies
D. Learn to monitor target skill
4. Jeff is a trainer who is facilitating a course on dealing with difficult employees. Jeff
asks the trainees to imagine a conversation between a disgruntled employee and an
employer and to write down how they would behave in the scenario. Which stage of
retention does this exercise exemplify?
A. Activation of memory C. Cognitive organization
B. Symbolic coding D. Symbolic rehearsal
5. Which of the following computer-based training systems is able to provide some of the primary characteristics of a human tutor?
A. ICAI C. Simulations
B. ITS D. Virtual reality
6. Which of the following is considered a cognitive method of training?
A. Having trainees practice their selling skills on another trainee
B. Having trainees rehearse their 30-second sales pitch in front of a mirror
C. Having a group of trainees work through a case study that focuses on conflict
resolution skills
D. Having trainees memorize a product knowledge manual
7. Which of the following computer-based training methods is generally the most expensive and riskiest investment for a business ?
A. Programmed instruction
B. Intelligent tutoring system
C. Intelligent computer-assisted instruction
D. Virtual reality
8. After the training is complete,the student will be able to use a tape measure to determine the length of a test board within 1/16 of an inch.This statement is an example of which type of training objective ?
A. Trainee reaction objectives
B. Learning objectives
C. Transfer of training objectives.
D. Organizational outcome objectives