Child Development and Pedagogy Questions Set

Q1. Some students in class to not complete their homework’s regularly. The teacher will
(a) Make a complain to the Principal
(b) Take initiative to discuss the matter with students’ parents
(c) Give strict punishment to those students
(d) None of the above
Ans: (b)

Q2. Noam Chomasky’s theory is primarily related with
(a) Social development
(b) Physical development
(c) Emotional development
(d) None of the above
Ans: (d)

Q3. An effective teacher is one who can
(a) Motivate students to learn
(b) Give more information in less time
(c) Control the classroom
(d) None of the above
Ans: (a)

Q4. Dyscalculia is related with
(a) Mental retardation (b) Hearing handicap
(c) Visual handicap (d) None of the above
Ans: (a)

Q5. Thinking is a/an
(a) Cognitive process
(b) Psychomotor process
(c) Instinctive behavior
(d) None of the above
Ans: (a)

Q6. According to Piaget, _____stage is related to abstract and logical thinking.
(a) Sensory-motor (b) Pre-operational
(c) Formal operational (d) None of the above
Ans: (c)

Q7. Gifted students are
(a) Convergent thinker (b) Divergent thinker
(c) Extrovert (d) None of the above
Ans: (b)

Q8. The feeling of shame and pride develops in ______ stage.
(a) Infancy (b) Childhood
(c) Adolescence (d) None of the above
Ans: (b)

Q9. Human development is
(a) Quantitative (b) Qualitative
(c) Both (a) and (b) (d) None of the above
Ans: (c)

Q10. Personality is the outcome of
(a) Only heredity
(b) Upbringing and education
(c) Interaction between heredity and environment
(d) None of the above
Ans: (c)

Q11. According to Vygotsky, child development is
(a) A product of social interaction
(b) A product of formal interaction (Exam: 2018)
(c) A product of assimilation and accommodation
(d) None of the above
Ans: (a)

Q12. First Intelligence Test was developed by
(a) Charles Edward Spearman
(b) Alfred Binet
(c) Robert Sternberg
(d) None of them
Ans: (b)

Q13. A student’s chronological age is 12 years and mental age is 14 years. His/Her IQ will be
(a) 116.66 (b) 115.66
(c) 120.83 (d) None of the above
Ans: (a)

10. Dyslexia means
(a) Mental disorder
(b) Reading disorder
(c) Mathematical disorder
(d) None of the above
Ans: (b)

Q15. Classical conditioning theory was advocated by
(a) Skinner (b) Watson
(c) Pavlov (d) None of them
Ans: (c)

Q16. The students with learning disability
(a) Cannot learn anything
(b) Struggle with some aspect of learning
(c) Are very active but have a low IQ
(d) None of the above
Ans: (b)

Q17. In the process of thinking
(a) Imagination is involved
(b) Images are involved
(c) Both (a) and (b) are involved
(d) None of the above
Ans: (c)

Q18. In order to maintain gender equality in the classroom, a teacher should
(a) Provide the same opportunity to both the boys and girls
(b) Discourage the girls to take part in cocurricular activities
(c) Provide analytical work to the girls
(d) None of the above
Ans: (a)

Q19. Individual difference means
(a) Differences in the physique of two individuals
(b) Any two individuals are equal in respect of physique and mental ability
(c) Each individual is different from the other in respect to physical structure, mental ability and emotional state
(d) None of the above
Ans: (c)

Q20. The laws of learning are given by
(a) Skinner (b) Pavlov
(c) Thorndike (d) None of them
Ans: (c)

Q21. If the students of disadvantaged group are taught along with normal students, then it will be called
(a) Special education (b) Inclusive education
(c) Integrated education (d) None of the above
Ans: (b)

Q22. Many bad habits of the students can be removed by
(a) Positive conditioning
(b) Classical conditioning
(c) Negative conditioning
(d) None of the above
Ans: (b)

Q23. Pavlov was a
(a) Physiologist (b) Psychologist
(c) Neurologist (d) None of the above
Ans: (a)

Q24. Amount of learning mainly depends upon
(a) Meaningfulness of the learning materials
(b) Motivation of the students
(c) Repetition of the learning materials
(d) None of the above
Ans: (b)

Q25. The self-actualization theory of motivation was advocated by
(a) Maslow (b) Kohlberg
(c) Watson (d) None of them
Ans: (a)

Q26. For emotional development of a child, which of the following is necessary to maintain in the classroom?
(a) Democratic environment
(b) Controlled environment
(c) Authoritarian environment
(d) None of the above
Ans: (a)

Q27. A teacher can develop social responsibility among the students by
(a) Telling them about great personalities
(b) Followings irregular and indiscipline life
(c) Behaving ideally in front of the students
(d) None of the above
Ans: (c)

Q28. Thought, attention and ________ are the components of cognition.
(a) Feeling (b) Perception
(c) Interest (d) None of the above
Ans: (b)

Q29. Achievement motives indicate
(a) The willingness to accept success and failure equally
(b) The tendency to persist at challenging task
(c) The tendency to avoid failure
(d) None of the above
Ans: (c)

Q30. The full form of TAT is
(a) Thematic Apperception Test
(b) Thematic Appreciation Test
(c) Thematic Affirmation Test
(d) None of the above
Ans: (a)

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