Child Development and Pedagogy Questions Set

Q1. Which of the following statement is not true in case of multiple choice questions?
(a) Even an inexperienced teacher can prepare the questions easily
(b) All choices appear to be plausible
(c) Error-free and quick evaluation is possible by computer
(d) Only one of the choices is the correct answer
Ans: (a)

Q2. What type of evaluation identifies learning deficiencies and difficulties of the learners?
(a) Placement (b) Summative
(c) Continuous (d) Diagnostic
Ans: (d)

Q3. Both the chronological age and the mental age of a pupil is 7 years. He may be classified into which category?
(a) Below normal intelligence
(b) Normal intelligence
(c) Superior intelligence
(d) Genius
Ans: (b)

Q4. Which is different from the other three with respect to fine motor Movement?
(a) Dot Joining
(b) Dictation
(c) Handwriting
(d) Separation of fruits and vegetables
Ans: (d)

Q5. At the pre-primary stage reading aloud while writing is given importance. This is based on which theory of learning?
(a) Trial & Error (b) Conditioning
(c) Insight (d) Imitation
Ans: (b)

Q6. Which one of the following is not taken into consideration while preparing the blue-print for a test?
(a) Topic (b) Instructional
(c) From of questions (d) Teaching time
Ans: (d)

Q7. Psychology is a .
(a) Science of soul
(b) Science of mind
(c) Science of consciousness
(d) Science of behaviour
Ans: (d)

Q8. Which is not a factor of motivation?
(a) Prize (b) Incentive
(c) Praise (d) Practice
Ans: (d)

Q9. What is the stage from 2 to 6 years called?
(a) Pre-childhood (b) Infancy
(c) Later childhood (d) Pre-adolescence
Ans: (a)

Q10. The teacher studies pupils group behavior mainly by which of the following methods?
(a) Interview (b) Experimentation
(c) Case history (d) Observation
Ans: (d)

Q11. Which one does not indicate child’s emotion?
(a) Pleasure (b) Sorrow
(c) Curiosity (d) Tolerance
Ans: (d)

Q12. What type of game is it called when a child derives pleasure by watching others playing instead of playing himself?
(a) Participatory (b) Free
(c) Non-participatory (d) Controlled
Ans: (c)

Q13. Which one is not an element of intellectual development?
(a) Creativity (b) Tolerance
(c) Thinking (d) Imagination
Ans: (b)

Q14. “Analytic and Synthetic abilities of mind is called intelligence” – who propounded this theory?
(a) Spearman (b) Jean Piaget
(c) Galton (d) Torman
Ans: (a)

Q15. Which class of learners are not included under “Exceptional Category”?
(a) Slow (b) Retarded
(c) Normal (d) Gifted
Ans: (c)

Q16. Which one of the following is not a merit of use of teaching aids?
(a) Enhancing content knowledge of the teacher
(b) Making learning process easier
(c) Creating interest of the child for the topic
(d) Imparting concrete knowledge relating to the topic
Ans: (a)

Q17. Which of the following is achieved by the use of Audio-Visual Aids?
(a) Eyesight is sharpened
(b) Visual and Auditory coordination is established
(c) Hearing is sharpened
(d) Both hearing and eyesight are sharpened
Ans: (b)

Q18. Which one of the following is not an element of mastery learning?
(a) Use of alternate text-book
(b) Alternate method of teaching
(c) Child-centred learning activity
(d) Group teaching
Ans: (d)

Q19. A student derived immense pleasure by solving a mathematical problem correctly while doing homework and became interested to solve the next problem – This is based on which law of learning?
(a) Law of readiness (b) Law of exercise
(c) Law of similarity (d) Law of effect
Ans: (d)

Q20. Which one of the following is measured by continuous comprehensive evaluation?
(a) Holistic development
(b) Development of creativity
(c) Development of experience
(d) Development of divergent thinking
Ans: (a)

Q21. Which test is conducted to estimate the future efficiency and achievement of a student based on his present educational achievements?
(a) Aptitude test (b) Achievement test
(c) Unit test (d) Attitude test
Ans: (a)

Q22. Which of the following is a dimensional teaching aid?
(a) Black Board (b) Display Board
(c) Still Picture (d) Model
Ans: (d)

Q23. By which of the following methods the pupils of primary school mainly gain experience?
(a) Concrete observation
(b) Hearing from others
(c) Imitation
(d) Imaginary thinking
Ans: (a)

Q24. Which of the following is not an element of activity-based learning?
(a) Meaningful learning
(b) Relatively permanent learning
(c) Very active teacher
(d) Pleasant learning
Ans: (c)

Q25. Which of the following is not a characteristic of multi-grade teaching?
(a) One teacher teaches simultaneously in more than one class
(b) The teacher gives task in one class and teaches in the other class
(c) The teacher teaches in both the classes serially
(d) While teaching in one class maintains discipline in the other class through the monitor
Ans: (c)

Q26. Which is not a component of creativity thinking?
(a) Divergent thinking (b) Convergent thinking
(c) Flexible thinking (d) Novel thinking
Ans: (b)

Q27. Which one is applicable for child-centred education ?
(a) Learning is done in the absence of the teacher
(b) Teacher teachers with the help of teaching aids
(c) Teacher acts as a facilitator of learning
(d) Teacher directs the pupils to do the home work and come to class
Ans: (c)

Q28. Which of the following statements is not applicable for multigrade teaching ?
(a) Teacher should prepare a plan before going to the class
(b) There are less number of teacher in the school than number of classes
(c) Teacher will give task to one class and teach in the other
(d) Teacher will give task to both the classes and maintain discipline and sitting at a central place
Ans: (d)

Q29. Who is a learner with special needs ?
(a) One who is different from his peers in physical and mental point of view
(b) Different from his peers in emotional and social point of view
(c) Different from his peers in pedagogic point of view
(d) All of the above
Ans: (d)

Q30. Who was the propounder of the ‘Kindergarten’ system of education ?
(a) Froebel (b) Montessorie
(c) Rousseau (d) John Dewy
Ans: (a)

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