Child Development and Pedagogy Questions Set

Q1. The two main motivation categories of needs are_____.
(a) Reward based and fear-based
(b) Intrinsic and reward based
(c) Intrinsic and extrinsic
(d) Extrinsic and fear-based
Ans: (c)

Q2. ______ stage is termed as questioning Ageas well as Gang Age.
(a) Adolescence (b) Adulthood
(c) Early Childhood (d) Later Childhood
Ans: (d)

Q3. Applied behavior analysis (ABA) is used to help children with which of the following conditions?
(a) Attentional deficit disorder
(b) Dyslexia
(c) Autism
(d) Dyspraxia
Ans: (c)

Q4. Mnemonics is a _____ technique.
(a) Reading (b) Writing
(c) Evaluating (d) Memorizing
Ans: (d)

Q5. What is the term used by Vyogotsky to describe the type of role that parents and teachers have in a childs development?
(a) Scissoring (b) Scaffolding
(c) Lecturing (d) Teaching
Ans: (b)

Q6. What is the term used to describe the typical, highly representational example of a particular concept?
(a) Heuristic (b) Symbol
(c) Prototype (d) Premise
Ans: (c)

Q7. What type of questions would likely measure abstract reasoning in an intelligence test?
(a) Comprehension (b) Matrix reasoning
(c) Synonyms (d) Similarities
Ans: (d)

Q8. What are tests that taken into account the environment is which a child learns called?
(a) Accuracy tests (b) Power tests
(c) Culture fair tests (d) Speed tests
Ans: (c)

Q9. What form the following options constitute language and thought together?
(a) Spatial thinking (b) Logical thinking
(c) Visual thinking (d) Verbal thinking
Ans: (d)

Q10. To do well as a financier, one should have:
(a) Musical intelligence
(b) Kinesthetic intelligence
(c) Spatial intelligence
(d) Logical intelligence
Ans: (d)

Q11. An investigator doing laboratory experiments and gathering data comes under:
(a) Primary data (b) Final data
(c) Tertiary data (d) Secondary data
Ans: (a)

Q12. Human development is a ____ process.
(a) Sporadic (b) Random
(c) Cumulative (d) Intermittent
Ans: (c)

Q13. Which of the following in NOT the benefit of active learning?
(a) Develops
(b) Home work
(c) Improves critical thinking
(d) Encourages risk taking
Ans: (b)

Q14. Which of the following is not an aspect of learning?
(a) Biological preprogramming
(b) Permanence
(c) Behavioural change
(d) Experience
Ans: (a)

Q15. In order to avoid punishment, it is always better to obey the rules. This kind of acceptance is seen in which of the following stages of moral development?
(a) Post-conventional morality
(b) Transcendental morality
(c) Conventional morality
(d) Pre-conventional morality
Ans: (d)

Q16. If a child loses weight rapidly and does not seem to eat throughout the day, what disorder might she be diagnosed with?
(a) Obesity (b) Anorexia nervosa
(c) Tic disorder (d) Insomnia
Ans: (b)

Q17. A Neo-Freudian, whose ideas on child development had a major influence, was _____
(a) Erik Erikson (b) Jean Piaget
(c) Carl Rogers (d) Carl Jung
Ans: (a)

Q18. Who first used the term self-actualizationto describe completion and unity?
(a) Alfred Adler
(b) Abraham Harold Maslow
(c) Karen Horney
(d) Carl Jung
Ans: (b)

Q19. The term SLD in children’s mental health denotes for:
(a) Self-Learning Direction
(b) Special Learning Direction
(c) Specific Learning Disorder
(d) Symptoms of Learning Disorder
Ans: (c)

Q20. The perception of a situation as a wholegives a better understanding than the sum total of its parts and makes the occurrence of insight possible.
(a) Trial and Error Learning
(b) Learning by Insight
(c) Learning by Imitation
(d) Learning by Experience
Ans: (b)

Q21. The child will be able to use proper sentences by the age of:
(a) Five years (b) Four years
(c) Three years (d) Six years
Ans: (c)

Q22. The rules of presenting the content to make them easy are called_______
(a) Maxims of teaching
(b) Techniques of teaching
(c) Methods of teaching
(d) Teaching strategies
Ans: (a)

Q23. Proximodistal means:
(a) Centre to periphery (b) General to specific
(c) Head to toe (d) Simple to complex
Ans: (a)

Q24. Teachers should overall have______
(a) Positive (b) Negative
(c) Different (d) Neutral
Ans: (a)

Q25. Social construction of gender describes gender as:
(a) Personal opinion of their biological sex
(b) The behaviors and characteristics based on the biological sexes
(c) A person is biologically male or female or intersex
(d) A social identity with characteristics placed by society for each biological sex
Ans: (d)

Q26. What are the three components of the educational process?
(a) Teacher, Student and Education
(b) Teaching, Learning and Practice
(c) Education, Teacher and books
(d) Direction, Instruction and Skill
Ans: (a)

Q27. A teacher who pressurizes his/her student to take his/her private tuition lacks in which of the following code of professional ethics?
(a) Attitude towards students
(b) Attitude towards colleagues
(c) Attitude towards society
(d) Attitude towards profession
Ans: (d)

Q28. Who describes mesosystem for how the different parts of a child’s microsystem work together for the scale of the child?
(a) Erikson (b) Piaget
(c) Vygotsky (d) Bronfenbrenner
Ans: (d)

Q29. Kohlbergs theory dealt with:
(a) Morality (b) Perception
(c) Cognition (d) Interaction
Ans: (a)

Q30. Which of the following is the most effective way to create interest for learning in a student?
(a) Show relevance to their future
(b) Activity based learning
(c) Theory supported learning
(d) Teacher centered approach for learning
Ans: (a)

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