Levels of Questions with Bloom's Taxonomy


(Image Credits)

Click a level of the pyramid to see questions and question prompts about the photograph that are appropriate to that level of thinking.

Level 1. Knowledge

Question cues: List, define, tell, label


Level 2. Comprehension

Question cues: Describe, name, identify, discuss


Level 3. Application

Question cues: Modify, solve, change, explain


Level 4. Analysis

Question cues: Analyze, separate, compare, contrast


Level 5. Synthesis

Question cues: Create, construct, plan, role-play


Level 6. Evaluation

Question cues: Give opinion, criticize, discriminate, summarize


Photo Credits

The photograph "Coal Breaker Boys" was taken in Kingston, Pennsylvania, between 1890 and 1910. It is available in the American Memory Collection Touring Turn-of-the-Century America: Photographs from the Detroit Publishing Company, 1880-1920, from the Library of Congress.