Child Development and Pedagogy Questions Set

Q1. “The moral development of a person depends on the person’s abilities” opined by
(a) Chomsky (b) Tolman
(c) Piaget (d) Kohlberg
Ans: (d)

Q2. According to Erickson the Psychosocial critical situation faced by the children during Adolescence is
(a) Trust Vs Mistrust
(b) Autonomy Vs Doubt
(c) Role identity Vs Role confusion
(d) Integrity Vs Despair
Ans: (c)

Q3. The approximate IQ of slow learners is
(a) 90-110 (b) 90-100
(c) 70-89 (d) 110-120
Ans: (c)

8. One of the following is not a sub test of Differential Aptitude Test (DAT).
(a) Picture Completion Test
(b) Verbal Reasoning
(c) Spatial Relations
(d) Mechanical Reasoning
Ans: (a)

Q5. The secretion of the following gland regulates Calcium level in blood.
(a) Adrenal gland (b) Thyroid gland
(c) Parathyroid gland (d) Pancreas
Ans: (c)

Q6. Rishi wants to purchase a car but he is scared of its maintenance. The conflict of Rishi is.
(a) Approach-Approach
(b) Avoidance-Avoidance
(c) Approach-Avoidance
(d) Double approach-Avoidance
Ans: (c)

Q7. Abhishek was beaten by his class teacher for no reason. Abhishek got angry on his teacher’, but showed his anger on his younger brother at home. Here the defense mechanism used is
(a) Displacement (b) Repression
(c) Identification (d) Regression
Ans: (a)

Q8. To assess attitude, ‘Equal appearing interval scale’ was prepared by
(a) Guttman (b) Likert
(c) Thorndike (d) Thurston
Ans: (d)

Q9. Ramu learnt Russian language. Now he wants to learn cycling. Here the transfer of learning would be.
(a) Positive
(b) Negative
(c) Zero
(d) Bilateral
Ans: (c)

Q10. Use of mnemonics will enhance
(a) Memory (b) Forgetting
(c) Interference (d) Deja vu
Ans: (a)

Q11. Swathi learnt set of 30 meaningless words in 30 attempts. After few days she was asked to relearn the same material. This time she took 12 attempts to relearn the material. Her saving score is.
(a) 20% (b) 60%
(c) 40% (d) 72%
Ans: (b)

Q12. Theory of hierarchy of needs was proposed by
(a) Watson (b) Hurlock
(c) Maslow (d) Atkinson
Ans: (c)

Q13. One of the following is not related to psychomotor domain.
(a) Imitation (b) Responding
(c) Precision (d) Articulation
Ans: (b)

Q14. According to Vygotsky the lower level mental function is
(a) Questioning (b) Analysis
(c) Synthesis (d) Creative thinking
Ans: (a)

Q15. In Pavlov experiment, the dog salivated when food is given along with the sound of bell. Here the salivation of dog is a
(a) Conditioned stimulus
(b) Conditioned response
(c) Unconditioned stimulus
(d) Unconditioned response
Ans: (d)

Q16. The following law of learning was not proposed by Thorndike
(a) Law of readiness
(b) Law of exercise
(c) Law of reinforcement
(d) Law of effect
Ans: (c)

Q17. One among the following is not a Gestaltist
(a) Kohler (b) Koffka
(c) Erickson (d) Wertheimer
Ans: (c)

Q18. The American psychologists Miller and Dollard are related to the following theory.
(a) Trial and error theory
(b) Social leering theory
(c) Classical conditioning
(d) Operant conditioning
Ans: (b)

Q19. As per RTE Act-2009 the number of teachers required for a primary school of strength 125 is
(a) 2 (b) 3
(c) 4 (d) 5
Ans: (d)

Q20. Non-Directive counseling was introduced by
(a) Freud (b) Williamson
(c) Rogers (d) Thorne
Ans: (c)

Q21. Raju is a school Headmaster. He always insists teachers to follow his orders whether they like it or not. The leadership style of Raju is
(a) Participatory leadership
(b) Directive leadership
(c) Permissive leadership
(d) Laissez-faire leadership
Ans: (b)

Q22. According to PWD Act 1995 to certify a person as hearing impaired, he should have the hearing loss of following decibels or more in better ear.
(a) 30 dBHL (b) 60 dBHL
(c) 20 dBHL (d) 35 dBHL
Ans: (b)

Q23. The method explained by Kilpatrick is
(a) Lecture method
(b) Heuristic method
(c) Project method
(d) Historical method
Ans: (c)

Q24. Student centered method among the following is
(a) Lecture method
(b) Heuristic method
(c) Historical method
(d) Lecture demonstration method
Ans: (b)

Q25. As per NCF 2005, Mathematisation means
(a) Logical thinking
(b) Giving more home work
(c) Teaching Mathematics
(d) Conduction more number of examinations in mathematics
Ans: (a)

Q26. Audio Visual aid among the following is
(a) Computer
(b) Slides
(c) Models
(d) Bulletin Board
Ans: (a)

Q27. Moral stage of a child who is drinking milk out of fear that his mother will scold him if he didn’t drink milk.
(a) 1st stage – pre conventional level
(b) 2nd stage – pre conventional level
(c) 3rd stage – conventional level
(d) 4th stage – conventional level
Ans: (a)

Q28. Ramya wants to opt for Sanskrit subject in Inter but fears that whether she will be able to study as the language is unknown -The conflict here is
(a) Avoidance – Avoidance
(b) Approach – Avoidance
(c) Dual Approach – Avoidance
(d) Approach – Approach
Ans: (b)

Q29. The cognitive process in which the child adjusts himself to the environment is
(a) Assimilation (b) Organization
(c) Accommodation (d) Equilibrium
Ans: (c)

Q30. “Every person has some specialties by nature, accordingly teaching should be done” – This is quoted by
(a) Rousseau (b) Bloom
(c) Aristotle (d) Plato
Ans: (d)

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