Child Development and Pedagogy Questions Set

Q1. Concept of “Collective unconscious” was given by ––––– .
(a) Pavlov (b) Skinner
(c) Freud (d) Jung
Ans: (d)

Q2. The term “Eros” is related to –––– .
(a) Life Instinct (b) Death Instinct
(c) Fear Instinct (d) Natural Instinct
Ans: (a)

Q3. “Ego” is guided by
(a) Pleasure principle (b) Reality principle
(c) Idealistic principle (d) General principle
Ans: (b)

Q4. Cholecystokinin is a hormone which when injected in human body
(a) Increase appetite
(b) Increases appetite and thirst
(c) Decreases appetite
(d) Decreases appetite and thirst
Ans: (c)

Q5. A child of 16 years scores 75 in an IQ test, his mental age will be ––––– years.
(a) 12 (b) 8
(c) 14 (d) 15
Ans: (a)

Q6. Central nervous system consists of –––––– .
(a) All organs (b) Brain
(c) Spinal cord (d) Brain and spinal cord
Ans: (d)

Q7. Obsessive-compulsive disorder is ––––––– .
(a) Dissociative disorder
(b) Adjustment disorder
(c) Anxiety disorder
(d) Somatoform disorder
Ans: (c)

Q8. Who framed the ‘Test of Creative Thinking’ to identify creativity?
(a) Merrifield (b) Torrance
(c) Cole and Bruce (d) Kent
Ans: (b)

Q9. Thorndike’s theory falls under which of the following categories?
(a) Behaviouristic theory
(b) Cognitive theory
(c) Psychoanalytic theory
(d) None of these
Ans: (a)

Q10. Learning curves are indicator of
(a) Progress in learning
(b) Originality in learning
(c) Dynamic character of learning
(d) Creativity in learning
Ans: (a)

Q11. Social Learning Theory of Personality was given by
(a) Bandura & Walters (b) Dollard & Miller
(c) Carl Rogers (d) Jung
Ans: (a)

Q12. Mirror Drawing Test is used to measure which of the following?
(a) Personality (b) Intelligence
(c) Learning (d) Morality
Ans: (c)

Q13. ––––– is one of the measures of central tendency.
(a) Range
(b) Median
(c) Average Deviation
(d) Standard Deviation
Ans: (b)

Q14. Find the odd one out amongst following.
(a) T.A.T. (b) 16 – PF
(c) Cloud Picture Test (d) Draw-a-man Test
Ans: (b)

Q15. The concept of Development Task was proposed by
(a) Hollingworth (b) Havighurst
(c) Jean Piaget (d) Hall
Ans: (b)

Q16. Escape learning is based on
(a) Positive reinforcement
(b) Negative reinforcement
(c) Delayed reinforcement
(d) Omission of reinforcement
Ans: (b)

Q17. ––––– is one of the primary laws of learning.
(a) Law of attitude
(b) Law of effect
(c) Law of analogy
(d) Law of associative shifting
Ans: (b)

Q18. Which of the following involves longitudinal approach of investigation?
(a) Case Study (b) Experimentation
(c) Survey (d) Introspection
Ans: (c)

Q19. When a person’s learning in one situation influences his learning and performance in another situation. It is called –––– .
(a) Thinking
(b) Memory
(c) Transfer of learning
(d) Intellectual development
Ans: (c)

Q20. According to G. Wallas the first stage in creative thinking is
(a) Incubation (b) Illumination
(c) Evaluation (d) Preparation
Ans: (d)

Q21. The principle of trial and error was propounded by
(a) Pavlov (b) Hegarty
(c) Thorndike (d) Ross
Ans: (c)

Q22. ‘Personality is the dynamic organization within the individual of those Psycho-Physical systems that determine the unique adjustment to his environment the unique adjustment to his environment.’ This definition was given by
(a) M.L. Munn (b) S. Freud
(c) G.W. Allport (d) J.E. Dashiell
Ans: (c)

Q23. Who is associate with ‘Gestalt Theory of Learning’ from the following?
(a) Pavlov (b) Skinner
(c) Thorndike (d) Kohler
Ans: (d)

Q24. The component of language referring to rules governing the structure and sequences of speed of sounds:
(a) Semantics (b) Grammar
(c) Phonology (d) None of these
Ans: (c)

Q25. According to Woodworth, it is not a dimension of memory
(a) Retention (b) Recall
(c) Recognition (d) Reasoning
Ans: (d)

Q26. T.A.T. was designed by ––––––– .
(a) Rorschach (b) Allport
(c) Maslow (d) Murray
Ans: (d)

Q27. Blocking of behavior that is directed towards a goal is –––––– .
(a) Emotion (b) Motivation
(c) Frustration (d) Aggression
Ans: (c)

Q28. Which factor influences the colour of eye?
(a) Environment (b) Heredity
(c) Hormones (d) Society
Ans: (b)

Q29. “Basal” age is related to which measurement from the following?
(a) Interest (b) Personality
(c) Intelligence (d) Attention
Ans: (c)

Q30. A child when scolded in class by a teacher returns home and shows anger to his/her sister is an example of:
(a) Displacement (b) Sublimation
(c) Conversion (d) Reaction formation
Ans: (a)

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