Child Development and Pedagogy Questions Set

Q1. Which of the following does not determine problem solving:
(a) Insight (b) Mental sets
(c) Entrenchment (d) Fixation
Ans: (d)

Q2. Famous book “Personality : A Psychological Interpretation (1937)” is written by:
(a) Allport (b) Freud
(c) Datta (d) Zubin
Ans: (a)

Q3. Who said that “Adjustment is a process not a state.”?
(a) Gates (b) Edwin Boring
(c) Strang (d) None of these (Exam : 23.12. 2017)
Ans: (c)

Q4. Who said “A child, who deviates from the social norms of behaviour is called delinquent”?
(a) Healy (b) Cyril Burt
(c) Cole (d) None of the above
Ans: (a)

Q5. One of the cause of delinquency is:
(a) Hereditary Causes (b) Environment
(c) Home Environment (d) All of the above
Ans: (d)

Q6. What is the I.Q of a child whose chronological age is 20 and mental age is 18?
(a) 90 (b) 110
(c) 120 (d) None of the above
Ans: (a)

Q7. If a child has I.Q. of 140, he/she will be called:
(a) Gifted (b) Extraordinary
(c) Very Superior (d) None of them
Ans: (a)

Q8. Where did children study in vedic time?
(a) At home (b) In Maktab
(c) In Gurukul (d) Under trees
Ans: (c)

Q9. What is the normal range of IQ?
(a) More than 130 (b) 90–110
(c) 71–80 (d) Less than 70
Ans: (b)

Q10. Education for child with special needs should be provided:
(a) With normal children
(b) Through special teaching method
(c) In special schools
(d) By special teachers in special schools
Ans: (a)

Q11. Who said “Senses are the gateways of knowledge.”?
(a) Russo (b) Strang
(c) Stanley Hall (d) Valentine
Ans: (a)

Q12. Contiguity is one of the conditions of……….:
(a) Learning (b) Teaching
(c) (a) and (b) both (d) None of the above
Ans: (a)

Q13. The place of school in socialization of a child is ……………:
(a) Through grouping (b) At oral stage
(c) After family (d) After society
Ans: (c)

Q14. Why do children differ in Physique, Character, Values, Attitudes, Skills etc.?
(a) Due to Nourishment
(b) Due to Malnutrition
(c) Due to Heredity and Environment
(d) None of these
Ans: (c)

Q15. Who propounded the theory of trial and error?
(a) Ross (b) Gestalt
(c) Thorndike (d) Skinner
Ans: (c)

Q16. Education provided to the child by the school is …………:
(a) Formal (b) Informal
(c) Non–Formal (d) All of these
Ans: (a)

Q17. A student wants to share his personal problem and asks for permission to call on you at your residence. What will be your response?
(a) Avoid giving time
(b) Give an appointment readily
(c) Ignore the child
(d) None of these
Ans: (b)

Q18. Psychology is the science of…………..:
(a) Human being
(b) Animal Behaviour
(c) Behaviour of Humans
(d) Attitude
Ans: (c)

Q19. S. Hollingworth is associated with her work on …………..:
(a) Delinquent children (b) Mentally retarded
(c) Gifted children (d) None of these
Ans: (c)

Q20. The oldest inethod in Psychology is………..:
(a) Instrospection (b) Observation
(c) Case study (d) None of these
Ans: (a)

Q21. How many types of intelligence were suggested by Howard Gardner?
(a) Five (b) Seven
(c) Eight (d) Six
Ans: (c)

Q22. The term ‘Mental hygiene’ was given by……….:
(a) C.L. Pierce (b) C.W. Bears
(c) William Sweetser (d) James D. Jung
Ans: (c)

Q23. The term ‘Homeostasis’ was coined by………:
(a) Erickson (b) Cannon
(c) Thorndike (d) Freud
Ans: (b)

Q24. The picture of a horse is ……….:
(a) An Iconic stimulus (b) Concrete stimulus
(c) Signal Stimulus (d) Symbolic stimulus
Ans: (d)

Q25. Dyslexia is associated with………..:
(a) Mental Disorder
(b) Mathematical Disorder
(c) Reading Disorder
(d) Behavioral Disorder
Ans: (c)

Q26. Who among the following does not belong to ‘Gestalt Psychology’?
(a) Kurt Lewin (b) I.P. Pavlov
(c) Wolfgang Kohler (d) All of above
Ans: (b)

Q27. “The superego is the direct antithesis of id.” This statement is:
(a) True (b) False
(c) Partially true (d) Absurd statement
Ans: (a)

Q28. What is the parallel play ?
(a) Playing in groups
(b) Participation in small groups
(c) Role play
(d) Playing separately
Ans: (d)

Q29. Why should co-curricular activities be organised in the school ?
(a) It help institution to get fame
(b) It help in the overall development of child
(c) It help in justification of free collection
(d) It is important for those students who do not take interest in study
Ans: (b)

Q30. Propounder of model of memory level teaching is :
(a) John F. Herbart (b) H.C. Morrison
(c) Ned A. Flenders (d) None of these
Ans: (a)

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