Child Development and Pedagogy Questions Set

Q1. How many ‘Black and White’ cards are included in Rorschach Ink-Blot Test ?
(a) Two (b) Three
(c) Four (d) Five
Ans: (d)

Q2. According to Bruner’s theory of Cognitive Development, which of the following is not a mode of thinking ?
(a) Enactive (b) Numeric
(c) Iconic (d) Symbolic
Ans: (b)

Q3. ‘A little girl daily change the clothes of her doll.’ According to Piaget’s theory of Cognitive development, this is called as :
(a) Behaviourism (b) Constructivism
(c) Humanism (d) Animism
Ans: (d)

Q4. ‘Basal Age’ related to the measurement of …………
(a) Interest (b) Intelligence
(c) Aptitude (d) Attitude
Ans: (b)

Q5. A teacher taught to the students that plural of ‘girl’ is ‘girl’ with this learning the students make plural of ‘woman’ is ‘womans’. This is an example of which type of transfer of learning ?
(a) Positive (b) Negative
(c) Zero (d) None of these
Ans: (b)

Q6. What will be measured through ‘Children Apperception Test’ administered by a teacher to a group of students ?
(a) Achievement (b) Attitude
(c) Aptitude (d) Personality
Ans: (d)

Q7. Which one of the following psychologists is not related with behaviourism ?
(a) Watson (b) Skinner
(c) Hull (d) Freud
Ans: (d)

Q8. Which of the following is not a principle of development ?
(a) Principle of Inter-relation
(b) Principle of Variation
(c) Principle of Segregation
(d) Principle of Direction
Ans: (c)

Q9. ‘The Drive Reduction Theory’ of motivation is given by :
(a) Hull (b) Maslow
(c) Atkinson (d) Richardson
Ans: (a)

Q10. Responses that produce a satisfying effect in a particular situation become more likely to occur again in that situation. This law of learning given by whom ?
(a) Skinner (b) Thorndike
(c) Pavlov (d) Watson
Ans: (b)

Q11. The group-factor theory of intelligence is given by which psychologist ?
(a) Thorndike (b) Thurston
(c) Spearman (d) Thomson
Ans: (b)

Q12. According to Erikson’s Theory of Psycho-social Development. Which stage is related to the age of 6 to 12 years ?
(a) Trust versus mistrust
(b) Initiative versus guilt
(c) Autonomy versus shame and doubt
(d) Industry versus inferiority
Ans: (d)

Q13. ‘Army-Alpha Test of intelligence’ is a type of :
(a) Verbal Group Test
(b) Non-verbal Group Test
(c) Verbal Individual Test
(d) Non-verbal Individual Test
Ans: (a)

Q14. Which of the following pair is incorrect ? Basic Instinct Emotion
(a) Escape Fear
(b) Repulsion Anger
(c) Curiosity Wonder
(d) Appeal Distress
Ans: (b)

Q15. Which of the following is not an element of cooperative learning ?
(a) Large group
(b) Student’s interaction
(c) Interdependence
(d) Individual and group accountability
Ans: (a)

Q16. Sheldon has divided all human beings into different categories on the physical dimension. What is this method of personality study ?
(a) Trait Method
(b) Psychoanalytic Method
(c) Type Method
(d) Basic Instinct Method
Ans: (c)

Q17. Which one of the following is a projective technique of personality measurement ?
(a) Play and Drama (b) Interview
(c) Autobiography (d) Observation
Ans: (a)

Q18. The personality and intelligence quotient of Mohan are different from Sohan. What are these differences called ?
(a) Inter individual differences
(b) Expected differences
(c) Intra individual differences
(d) Observed differences
Ans: (a)

Q19. Which of the following is not an innate motive ?
(a) Hunger (b) Sleep
(c) Pain Avoidance (d) Achievement
Ans: (d)

Q20. Developing creativity in children is related to which dimension of development ?
(a) Physical (b) Mental
(c) Social (d) Moral
Ans: (b)

Q21. ‘Sign language’ is used for which type of differently abled children ?
(a) Hearing disabled (b) Visual disabled
(c) Locomotor disabled (d) Language disabled
Ans: (a)

Q22. Which of the following is not a learner centered teaching-learning strategy ?
(a) Co-operative learning (b) Problem solving
(c) Lecture (d) Project
Ans: (c)

Q23. Who propounded the ‘Three Dimensional Theory of Intelligence’ ?
(a) Stanford (b) Sternbeg
(c) Spearman (d) Guilford
Ans: (d)

Q24. Growth and Development are the product of :
(a) Heredity
(b) Environment
(c) Both Heredity and Environment
(d) None of these
Ans: (c)

Q25. The differences in attitude, interest, achievement and learning style of learner indicates which type of differences ?
(a) Social differences
(b) Learning differences
(c) Emotional differences
(d) Individual differences
Ans: (d)

Q26. Which of the following task is not related to ‘Torrance Test of creativity’ ?
(a) Unusual uses related task
(b) New relationship between pairs related task
(c) Product improvement related task
(d) ‘Ask and Guess’ related task
Ans: (b)

Q27. Insight theory of learning is also known as :
(a) Constructive Theory
(b) Social Learning Theory
(c) Gestalt Theory
(d) Motivation Theory
Ans: (c)

Q28. If a previously learned task impedes a new task, which is being learnt. This transfer of learning will be :
(a) Positive transfer (b) Negative transfer
(c) Zero transfer (d) Primary
Ans: (b)

Q29. Which of the following is not a stage of Freud’s Psycho-Sexual development ?
(a) Oral stage (b) Preoperational stage
(c) Latency stage (d) Anal stage
Ans: (b)

Q30. Which schedule of reinforcement is most effective ?
(a) Variable ratio
(b) Continuous reinforcement
(c) Fixed-interval
(d) Fixed-ratio
Ans: (b)

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