Definitions

Knowledge

Comprehension

Application

Analysis

Synthesis

Evaluation

Bloom’s Definition

Remember previously learned information.

Demonstrate an understanding of the facts.

Apply knowledge to actual situations.

Break down objects or ideas into simpler parts and find evidence to support generalizations.

Compile component ideas into a new whole or propose alternative solutions.

Make and defend judgments based on internal evidence or external criteria.

•Arrange

•Define

•Describe

•Duplicate

•Identify

•Label

•List

•Match

•Memorize

•Name

•Order

•Outline

•Recognize •Relate

•Recall

•Repeat

•Reproduce •Select

•State

•Classify

•Convert

•Defend

•Describe

•Discuss

•Distinguish

•Estimate

•Explain

•Express

•Extend

•Generalized

•Give example(s) •Identify

•Indicate

•Infer

•Locate

•Paraphrase

•Predict

•Recognize

•Rewrite

•Review

•Select

•Summarize

•Translate

•Apply

•Change

•Choose

•Computer

•Demonstrate

•Discover

•Dramatize

•Employ

•Illustrate

•Interpret

•Manipulate •Modify

•Operate

•Practice

•Predict

•Prepare

•Produce

•Relate

•Schedule

•Show

•Sketch

•Solve

•Use

•Write

Analyze •Appraise

•Breakdown

•Calculate

•Categorize

•Compare

•Contrast •Criticize •Diagram •Differentiate

•Discriminate

•Distinguish

•Examine

•Experiment

•Identify

•Illustrate •Infer

•Model

•Outline

•Point out

•Question

•Relate

•Select

•Separate

•Subdivide

•Test

•Arrange

•Assemble

•Categorize

•Collect

•Combine

 •Comply

•Compose •Construct •Create

 •Design

 •Develop •Devise

•Explain

•Formulate

•Generate •Plan

 •Prepare •Rearrange

•Reconstruct

•Relate

•Reorganize

•Revise

•Rewrite

•Set up

•Summarize

•Synthesize

•Tell

•Write

•Appraise

•Argue

•Assess

•Attach

•Choose

•Compare

•Conclude

•Contrast

•Defend

•Describe

•Discriminate

 •Estimate

•Evaluate

•Explain

•Judge

•Justify

•Interpret

•Relate

•Predict

 •Rate

 •Select

•Summarize

•Support

•Value