Child Development and Pedagogy Questions Set

Q1. Who is the father of Psychoanalytic system?
(a) Wood Worth (b) Sigmund Freud
(c) Jung (d) J.S. Ross
Ans: (b)

Q2. ……….. Play an important role in the education of students.
(a) Heredity (b) Environment
(c) Both of the above (d) None of the above
Ans: (c)

Q3. Cognitive development means :
(a) Transformation of received sensory information
(b) Elaboration of received information
(c) Storage and recovery of information
(d) All the above
Ans: (d)

Q4. What is the stage called from conception to birth?
(a) Pre-natal (b) Infancy
(c) Later Childhood (d) Pre-Adolescence
Ans: (a)

Q5. According to Jean Piaget, Children develop abstract logic and reasoning skill during :
(a) Sensorimotor stage
(b) Pre-operational stage
(c) Formal operational stage
(d) Concrete operational stage
Ans: (c)

Q6. Child Apperception Test (CAT) method of personality measurement was given by :
(a) Skinner (b) Bellak
(c) Holland (d) Murray
Ans: (b)

Q7. How many cards are there for T.A.T. (Thematic Apperception Test)?
(a) 10 (b) 20
(c) 30 (d) 40
Ans: (c)

Q8. Which of the following is not the Principle of Growth and development?
(a) Principle of Individual difference
(b) Principle of self-pacing
(c) Principle of continuity
(d) Principle of pattern
Ans: (b)

Q9. MLL is basically an approach which assumes :
(a) All students can learn a task with minimum level
(b) Every learning task can’t be learnt
(c) All objectives can’t be achieved
(d) None of the above
Ans: (a)

Q10. In which area of the following, maximum transfer of learning is possible?
(a) Memorization (b) Generalization
(c) Perception (d) Habit Formation
Ans: (b)

Q11. According to piaget preconception and intuitive period is related to :
(a) Sensory motor stage
(b) Concrete operational stage
(c) Formal operational stage
(d) None of the above
Ans: (d)

Q12. Drive theory of motivation has been given by :
(a) Victor Vroom (b) Maslow
(c) R.S. Woodworth (d) Skinner
Ans: (c)

Q13. Concept of Intelligence Quotient (IQ) has been presented by :
(a) Wount (b) Gilbert
(c) Wilium Stern (d) Simon
Ans: (c)

Q14. Multiple Intelligence theory was propounded by :
(a) Spearman (b) Thurstone
(c) Cattle (d) Gardner
Ans: (d)

Q15. Identify the category which does not describe types of transfer of learning :
(a) Positive, Negative
(b) Horizontal, Vertical
(c) Unilateral, Vertical
(d) One tailed, Two tailed
Ans: (d)

Q16. If a child has mental age of 5 years and chronological age of 4 years, than what will be the I.Q. of child?
(a) 125 (b) 80
(c) 120 (d) 100
Ans: (a)

Q17. Thorndike has not given this law of learning :
(a) Law of Readiness
(b) Law of Effect
(c) Law of Observing
(d) Law of Exercise
Ans: (c)

Q18. Which of the following is related with teaching skill?
(a) Black-board writing
(b) Solving questions
(c) Asking questions
(d) All the above
Ans: (d)

Q19. Important basis of operant conditioning in learning process is :
(a) Need
(b) Reinforcement
(c) Stimulus
(d) None of the above
Ans: (b)

Q20. What is the standard time duration of a micro teaching cycle?
(a) 06 minutes (b) 12 minutes
(c) 24 minutes (d) 36 minutes
Ans: (d)

Q21. Which method is effective in identification of problematic children?
(a) Developmental scale
(b) Case study of the child
(c) Systematic observation of the child behaviour
(d) All the above
Ans: (b)

Q22. Socio-Cultural theory was propounded by :
(a) Piaget
(b) John Hawk
(c) Skinner
(d) Vygotsky
Ans: (d)

Q23. Which type of students are included in inclusive education?
(a) Only specific students
(b) General and specific students
(c) Only general students
(d) Multi linguistic and gift students
Ans: (b)

Q24. Successful Inclusion needs :
(a) Capacity building
(b) Involvement of parents
(c) Motivation
(d) All the above
Ans: (d)

Q25. Concept of mental retardation is :
(a) Average mental ability
(b) Less than average mental ability
(c) More than average mental ability
(d) None of the above
Ans: (b)

Q26. A teacher should be well versed with the theories of learning because :
(a) It helps the teacher to know the needs of the learners
(b) It helps the teacher to understand the attitude and interests of the learners
(c) It helps the teacher to know the personality of the students
(d) It ensures discipline in the classroom
Ans: (a)

Q27. Who should select the Instructional Materials?
(a) The Teacher
(b) Head of the Department
(c) Principal of the Institute
(d) A committee of experts
Ans: (d)

Q28. Main aim of schooling should be :
(a) High pass percentage
(b) Completion of course in time
(c) Disciplined life of children
(d) Acquisition of competencies among children
Ans: (d)

Q29. Success of inclusive education depends on :
(a) Community support
(b) High quality teaching learning materials
(c) High quality of text books
(d) Attitudinal change among teachers
Ans: (d)

Q30. Education of girls needs to be given priority because :
(a) Girls happen to be more intelligent than boys
(b) Girls are less in number than boys
(c) Girls have been discriminated against boys in the past
(d) Girls can lead social change
Ans: (d)

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