Child Development and Pedagogy Questions Set

Q1. The main characteristic of basic instinct is that which is found
(a) Only in Cats and Rats
(b) Only in human beings
(c) All organism and it is inborn and natural
(d) Only in Artists
Ans: (b)

Q2. The right to free and compulsory education for children between age group of 6 – 14 has been included in Indian Constitution as
(a) Article 15 (b) Article 26
(c) Article 46 (d) Article 21A
Ans: (d)

Q3. Kretschmer has classified the person in one of the following main types
(a) Athletic (b) Asthenic
(c) Picnic (d) All of these
Ans: (d)

Q4. Purpose of T.E.T. is to measure which of the following?
(a) Aptitude (b) Intelligence
(c) Attitude (d) Values
Ans: (a)

Q5. Consolidation theory explain which of the following?
(a) Memory (b) Learning
(c) Motivation (d) Creativity
Ans: (d)

Q6. Who has given the Concept of Educational Quotient for backward children?
(a) Schonell (b) Gorden
(c) Burton hall (d) Cyril burt
Ans: (d)

Q7. Which among the following is different from characteristics of a good test?
(a) Validity (b) Reliability
(c) Objectivity (d) Aptitude
Ans: (d)

Q8. Which of the following is not theory of intelligence ?
(a) Two factor theory (b) Unifactor theory
(c) Theory of regression (d) Multifactor theory
Ans: (c)

Q9. Which one of the following is not ductless glands?
(a) Pituitary glands (b) Adrenal glands
(c) Salivary glands (d) Thyroid glands
Ans: (c)

Q10. According to Piaget the second stage of cognitive development is–
(a) Formal operations stage
(b) Sensory motor stage
(c) Pre-operational stage
(d) Concrete operations stage
Ans: (c)

Q11. Which of the following is the most subjective method of educational psychology?
(a) Extrospection (b) Introspection
(c) Observation (d) Experimentation
Ans: (b)

Q12. Albert Bandura is associated with which of the following?
(a) Behavioural Theory
(b) Social Learning Theory
(c) Cognitive Development Theory
(d) Psychosexual Development
Ans: (b)

Q13. Plateau in learning curve is caused due to
(a) Motivation (b) Maturation
(c) Fatigue (d) Interest
Ans: (c)

Q14. Mirror Drawing Test is used to measure
(a) Transfer of learning (b) Rate of learning
(c) Creativity (d) Interest
Ans: (a)

Q15. Cloud Picture Test is used to measure which of the following ?
(a) Personality (b) Intelligence
(c) Aptitude (d) Interest
Ans: (a)

Q16. What is the factor influencing physical development in the following?
(a) Environment (b) Heredity
(c) Sports and exercise (d) All of these
Ans: (d)

Q17. Which of the following is correct formula to calculate I.Q. ?
(a) C.A. M.A.
(b) M.A. 100 C.A. ×
(c) C.A. 100 M.A. × (d) M.A. C.A.×100
Ans: (b)

Q18. Who described ‘Reflective Thinking’ from the following?
(a) Ross (b) Dewey
(c) Woodworth (d) Drever
Ans: (b)

Q19. Which is not included in the levels of inductive reasoning?
(a) Experiment (b) Observation
(c) Generalization (d) Imagination
Ans: (d)

Q20. Failure in retention and recall of learner content is–
(a) Memory (b) Forgetting
(c) Retention (d) Thinking
Ans: (b)

Q21. Five years old Mohan has mental age of eight. What is his I.Q.?
(a) 160 (b) 150
(c) 140 (d) 135
Ans: (a)

Q22. Which I.Q. range is called trainable IQ level of mentally retarded children?
(a) 50 – 69 (b) 70 – 79
(c) 36 – 49 (d) 35 and below
Ans: (c)

Q23. Rorschach ink blot test is used to measure which of the following?
(a) Intelligence (b) Personality
(c) Interest (d) Aptitude
Ans: (b)

Q24. It is not the cause of forgetting
(a) Desire to remember (b) Under learning
(c) Mental conflict
(d) Defective methods of remembering
Ans: (a)

Q25. The science which deals with the method of collecting, classifying, presenting, comparing and interpreting numerical data is called–
(a) Mathematics (b) Statistics
(c) Geometry (d) Probability
Ans: (b)

Q26. Find the odd one out.
(a) 16–P.F. (b) T.A.T.
(c) Ravan’s test (d) Draw a man test
Ans: (c)

Q27. 7,8,9,10,11,12 is
(a) 9 (b) 8
(c) 10 (d) 9.5
Ans: (d)

28. Who has propounded the theory of insight ?
(a) Gestalt Psychologist (b) Thorndike
(c) Hegarty (d) Skinner
Ans: (a)

Q29. According to McDougall, every instinct is associated with–
(a) Emotion (b) Cognition
(c) Sensation (d) Thinking
Ans: (a)

Q30. Giving meaning to sensation on the basis of past experience is called–
(a) Perception (b) Sensation
(c) Motivation (d) Imagination
Ans: (d)

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