Child Development and Pedagogy Questions Set

Q1. How shall you help a student who has failed in the half yearly examination?
(a) By giving grace marks
(b) By holding re-examination
(c) By re-teaching difficult concepts
(d) By asking parents to arrange private tuition
Ans: (c)

Q2. How can a teacher motivate the students for learning?
(a) By maintaining discipline
(b) By asking questions
(c) By arousing curiosity
(d) By story-writing
Ans: (c)

Q3. How can a teacher help the students in the formation of good habits?
(a) By organizing co-curricular activities
(b) As a role model
(c) Use of reward and punishment
(d) All the above
Ans: (d)

Q4. According to NCF 2005, the role of teacher has to be:
(a) Permissive (b) Authoritative
(c) Facilitative (d) None of the above
Ans: (c)

Q5. According to Piaget at what stage a child becomes more logical in concrete things, but lacks abstract ideas?
(a) Pre-operational Stage
(b) Sensory Motor Stage
(c) Concrete Operational Stage
(d) Formal Operational Stage
Ans: (c)

Q6. Mental Retardation in child can be due to:
(a) Causes operative at the time of conception
(b) Causes operative inside the womb of mother
(c) Due to some accident after birth
(d) All the above
Ans: (d)

Q7. Which is not a true quality related to a problem Child?
(a) Stealing (b) Expressing anger
(c) Socially adjusted (d) Telling lines
Ans: (c)

Q8. Learning disability is caused due to which factors?
(a) Heredity factors
(b) Physiological factors
(c) Environmental factors
(d) All the above
Ans: (d)

Q9. In ‘Child Growth and Development’ Growth is related to which aspect of personality of child?
(a) Mental (b) Physical
(c) Character (d) Emotional
Ans: (b)

Q10. Which of the following strategy is problem centered?
(a) Project (b) Heuristic
(c) Discovery (d) All of the above
Ans: (d)

Q11. Which of the following statement about the role of a teacher is correct?
(a) Teacher should be a critic body
(b) Teacher should favor good students
(c) Teacher should have a friendly attitude towards students
(d) Teacher should maintain distance from students.
Ans: (c)

Q12. An infant smiles in response to her mother’s touch is an example of _____ process.
(a) Cognitive (b) Biological
(c) Socio-Emotional (d) Analytical
Ans: (c)

Q13. A child whose educational attainments is lower than what he is capable of can be called as_____
(a) Gifted Child (b) Backward Child
(c) Delinquent Child (d) Handicapped Child
Ans: (b)

Q14. The latest National Curriculum framework by NCERT came into existence in:
(a) 2000 (b) 2004
(c) 2005 (d) 2006
Ans: (c)

Q15. Which is not a true statement for a 11 year old child?
(a) Tends to play in groups
(b) May develop leadership qualities.
(c) Shows tantrums against strangers.
(d) His behavior is influenced by his group.
Ans: (c)

Q16. If the learning disability of child is related to Sensory Motor system then the Programme used is:
(a) Witmer’s Psycho Educational Programme
(b) The Pragmatic General diagnostic remedial approach
(c) Strauss Lehtinen-Cruickshank Perceptual Motor Programme
(d) None
Ans: (c)

Q17. What is used for teaching children with hearing disability?
(a) Machine (b) Brail
(c) Sign language (d) All of above
Ans: (c)

Q18. William Kilpatrick is known for his contribution in which method of teaching?
(a) Lecture Method (b) Project Method
(c) Play-way Method (d) Scientific Method
Ans: (b)

Q19. “The one word which best characterize adolescence is change. The change is physiological, sociological and psychological”. This statement is of:
(a) Biggie and Hunt (b) Kilpetric
(c) Jershield (d) Herlock
Ans: (a)

Q20. Children ____ can be detected by symptoms of behavior like stress restlessness and stammering.
(a) Intelligence (b) Creativity
(c) Emotions (d) Maturity
Ans: (c)

Q21. 5 years old child on seeing a camel for the first time in zoo, says “horse”. This example depicts which process of correction in cognitive planning?
(a) Assimilation (b) Accommodation
(c) Conservation (d) Serialization
Ans: (a)

Q22. Modification in behavior through experiences is known as:
(a) Achievement (b) Interest
(c) Motivation (d) Learning
Ans: (d)

Q23. The first Kindergarten was started by:
(a) Friendrich Froebel (b) Benjamin Frankhn
(c) Johan Pestalozzi (d) De Witt Clinton
Ans: (a)

Q24. Another name of ‘Basic Education’ or ‘Nai Taleem’ is:
(a) Compulsory Education
(b) New Education Policy
(c) Wardha Education Plan
(d) Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan
Ans: (c)

Q25. The aspects of mental development are:
(a) Emotions (b) Intelligence
(c) Language (d) All the above
Ans: (d)

Q26. What is essential for Trial and Error learning?
(a) Motivation
(b) Barrier
(c) Random Response
(d) All the above
Ans: (d)

Q27. A child with intelligence Quotient 85 will be classified as:
(a) Average intelligence
(b) Superior intelligence
(c) Dull
(d) Above average intelligence
Ans: (c)

Q28. Team teaching has the potential to develop (choose most appropriate option):
(a) Competitive spirit
(b) Co-operation
(c) The habit of supplementing the teaching of each-other
(d) Highlighting the gaps in each- others teachings
Ans: (c)

Q29. Students can freely interact in the class if other is :
(a) Proper physical facilities
(b) Strict discipline
(c) Democratic Atmosphere
(d) None of the above
Ans: (c)

Q30. The process of arousing sustaining and regulating activity is known as ____.
(a) Learning (b) Motivation
(c) Habit (d) Maturation
Ans: (b)

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