Child Development and Pedagogy Questions Set

Q1. The Psychologist who explained about incorporation, accommodation and schemata
(a) Vygotsky (b) Chomsky
(c) Jean Piaget (d) Kohlberg
Ans: (c)

Q2. The level at which children judge morality on the basis of physical punishment
(a) Pre-conventional
(b) Conventional
(c) Post-conventional
(d) Democratic morality
Ans: (a)

Q3. Name the Psychologist who proposed that children by birth have the ability to grasp universal language principles
(a) Piaget (b) Vygotsky
(c) Chomsky (d) Skinner (Exam Date: 18.06.2018)
Ans: (c)

Q4. The first stage in Erickson’s eight Psycho-social developmental stages is
(a) Trust Vs Mistrust
(b) Initiative Vs Guilt
(c) Industry Vs Inferiority
(d) Autonomy Vs Shame
Ans: (a)

Q5. The concept of ‘Emotional intelligence’ was proposed by…
(a) Alfred Binet (b) Daniel Goleman
(c) Howard Gardner (d) Spearman
Ans: (b)

Q6. The concept of ‘Intelligence Quotient’ was first introduced by …..
(a) Binet (b) Simon
(c) William Stern (d) Terman
Ans: (c)

11. The ability of an individual to develop satisfactory relationship with the environment is…..
(a) Personality (b) Adjustment
(c) Intelligence (d) Attitude
Ans: (b)

Q8. Sociometry was first used by
(a) J. L. Moreno (b) Sheldon
(c) Kreshmer (d) Erickson
Ans: (a)

Q9. The change in behavior in an organism due to experience and training is……
(a) Development (b) Maturation
(c) Motivation (d) Learning
Ans: (d)

Q10. The aim to reach higher level of goals is related to
(a) Learning styles
(b) Aspiration
(c) Readiness
(d) Achievement motivation
Ans: (d)

Q11. Name the theorist who proposed when the number of Trials increases the number of errors decrease and thus learning happens-
(a) Pavlov (b) Skinner
(c) Thorndike (d) Kohler
Ans: (c)

Q12. In Pavlov’s experiment, the dog’s salivation after conditioning is called——-
(a) Conditioned response
(b) Natural response
(c) Higher order conditioning
(d) Unconditioned response
Ans: (a)

Q13. “Instrumental conditioning” is also called as…
(a) ‘S’ type conditioning
(b) Classical conditioning
(c) Higher order conditioning
(d) Operant conditioning
Ans: (d)

Q14. Name the Psychologist who spoke “Zone of Proximal Development”
(a) Hurlock (b) Bandura
(c) Chomsky (d) Vygotsky
Ans: (d)

Q15. A student is drawing a picture to satisfy himself. This is an example of
(a) Intrinsic motivation
(b) Extrinsic motivation
(c) Extrinsic motivation
(d) Social motivation
Ans: (a)

Q16. The ability of an individual to store his experiences in the brain and recall them into his consciousness whenever required is
(a) Memory (b) Recognition
(c) Retention (d) Learning
Ans: (a)

Q17. When a learnt material ‘A’ interferes with present learning of material ‘B’, then the interference is called-
(a) Retro active inhibition
(b) Passive decay
(c) Repression
(d) Pro active inhibition
Ans: (d)

Q18. An individual who has learnt cycling, easily learns to ride a motor cycle. It is
(a) Positive transfer (b) Negative transfer
(c) Bilateral transfer (d) Zero transfer
Ans: (a)

Q19. The field of vision of blind persons is
(a) below 200 (b) between 200 to 400
(c) between 400 to 600 (d) 600 to 900
Ans: (a)

Q20. Name of the Psychologist who opined that learning is ‘Construction of Knowledge’
(a) J. B. Watson (b) Bandura
(c) Bruner (d) W.C. Bagley
Ans: (c)

Q21. Name the programme/project that was intended to give quality education to children between the age group of 14-18 years.
(a) DPEP (b) SSA
(c) RMSA (d) DIET
Ans: (c)

Q22. Name the State which is exempted from Right to Free and Compulsory Education
(a) Jammu-Kashmir (b) Bihar
(c) Uttaranchal (d) Kerala
Ans: (a)

Q23. The classes included in ‘Elementary Education’ are…..
(a) 1 to 5th classes (b) 1 to 8th classes
(c) 1 to 10th classes (d) 1 to 12th classes
Ans: (b)

Q24. Child Right in India are applicable to the following age group of children
(a) day of birth to 6 years
(b) 6 years to 14 years
(c) below 14 years of age
(d) below 18 years of age
Ans: (d)

Q25. The type of Education where teaching learning programme is imparted to children with special needs along with normal children in the same school is…
(a) Special Education
(b) Integrated Education
(c) Inclusive Education
(d) Non-formal Education
Ans: (c)

Q26. In CCE, if one is Summative evaluation, then the other evaluation is
(a) Diagnostic evaluation
(b) Qualitative evaluation
(c) Quantitative evaluation
(d) Formative evaluation
Ans: (d)

Q27. One of the following is not the basis for formation of attitudes
(a) Integrating experiences
(b) Differentiating experiences
(c) Sudden incidents
(d) Rejecting available attitudes
Ans: (d)

Q28. According to Erickson the psychosocial critical situation ‘Initiative Vs guilt is present in the children of this age group.
(a) 1 12 -3 years (b) 6-12 years
(c) 3-6 years (d) 12-20 years
Ans: (c)

Q29. One of the following is not a social factor that influences student’s learning
(a) Self control of the student
(b) Stress felt by the student
(c) Social maturity of the student
(d) Heredity of the student
Ans: (d)

Q30. ‘Social smarts’ are
(a) Persons with interpersonal intelligence
(b) Persons with naturalistic intelligence
(c) Persons with bodily kinesthetic intelligence
(d) Persons with intrapersonal intelligence
Ans: (a)

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