Child Development and Pedagogy Questions Set

Q1. Which one of the following pairs is odd (or not properly associated)?
(a) Frobel – play way
(b) Maria – Montessori – Divergent thinking
(c) Keller-Co-operative learning
(d) Gandhi ji-Soiled hands
Ans: (b)

Q2. A child has his mental age 15 years and chronological age 12 years, what will be his IQ?
(a) 105 (b) 125
(c) 80 (d) 150
Ans: (b)

Q3. Evaluation is a continuous process, which involves.
(a) Learner (b) Curriculum
(c) Teaching objectives (d) All of the above
Ans: (d)

Q4. Development of moral values among students is very important What would you do develop the same ?
(a) Encourage moral value related works
(b) Organize Lectures
(c) Display stories based on moral values
(d) Present yourself as a role model
Ans: (d)

Q5. One of the following statement is correct identify it:
(a) A scholar in his/her subject need not prepare and go to the class
(b) Preparation for the class is not needed for well experienced teachers
(c) Irrespective of experience or scholarship, a teacher needs to prepare and enter the class every time
(d) A skilled teacher can manage classes even without preparation
Ans: (c)

Q6. The term ‘inclusive-education’ refers to:
(a) Education of Children belong to Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribes
(b) Education of children with disabilities along with normal ones
(c) Education in multi-grade setting
(d) Education of children from minority groups
Ans: (c)

Q7. ‘Learning disabled’ children are mostly:
(a) Aggressive (b) Organised
(c) Consistent (d) Underachievers
Ans: (d)

Q8. For efficient learning the learning task should be:
(a) Rewarding
(b) Interesting
(c) Adjusted to the learner level of maturity
(d) Lower than the learners level of maturity
Ans: (c)

Q9. The development of body should be of development of organs, sense organs and strengths. However if possible it should be the independent development of child’s internal competences. it’s teacher role to teach the child how to live life. This was said by –
(a) Rousseau (b) Mahatma Gandhi
(c) Ravindra Nath Tagore (d) Frobel
Ans: (d)

Q10. Negative characteristic of gifted child is:
(a) Tendency to be competitive
(b) Risk taking tendency
(c) Achievement oriented
(d) Sometimes eagerness and do not pay class attention
Ans: (d)

Q11. The measure of learning difficulties and deficiencies are determined by:
(a) Standardized test (b) Intelligence test
(c) Diagnostic test (d) Objective test
Ans: (c)

Q12. Which among the following is not a type of multiple intelligence ?
(a) Linguistic (b) Spatial
(c) Interpersonal (d) Analysis
Ans: (d)

Q13. Children whose mental age is lower than chronological age are called:
(a) Gifted (b) Normal
(c) Learning disabled (d) Retarded children
Ans: (d)

Q14. Which one of the following is most appropriate to develop higher order cognitive skills?
(a) Lecture-Demonstration
(b) Role play
(c) Discussion session
(d) Inquiry learning
Ans: (d)

Q15. If a teacher found children playing mud out of the class, so he should:
(a) Convince the children and complete his objective of lesson plan.
(b) Make a new objectives and memorable time
(c) Let the children play as per their interest
(d) Tech discipline among children
Ans: (b)

Q16. Archimedes found the solution of his problem when he was in his bath tub. This will come under which step or process of creativity?
(a) Preparation (b) Incubation
(c) Illumination (d) Verification
Ans: (c)

Q17. “The rewards play a significant role in learning”- is the main characteristic of which of the following approaches to learning?
(a) Behaviouristic (b) Cognitive
(c) Humanistic (d) Scientific
Ans: (a)

Q18. Children learn new words for specific objects mostly by:
(a) Imitation (b) Conditioning process
(c) Insight (d) Trial and error
Ans: (b)

Q19. In objective type tests students:
(a) Study the selected subject matter
(b) Study thoroughly the content matter
(c) Feel less fatigue
(d) Influence of hand writing and language
Ans: (b)

Q20. Area of physical development is :
(a) Nervous system (b) Growth of muscles
(c) Endocrine glands (d) All above
Ans: (d)

Q21. The thinking process involved in producing an idea or concept that is new original and useful is termed as:
(a) Creativity (b) Innovation
(c) Intelligence (d) Synectics
Ans: (a)

Q22. Characteristics of school based Evaluation is:
(a) Setting same task for all at the same time.
(b) Teachers get little or no feedback.
(c) Teaching and learning improvement is less.
(d) All the above.
Ans: (a)

Q23. “Children construct their own understanding through interaction with their environment,” who gave the statement?
(a) Skinner (b) Pavlov
(c) Piaget (d) Burt
Ans: (c)

Q24. The result of learning is :
(a) Storing new knowledge in mind
(b) Acquiring more information
(c) Utility to use old experiences
(d) Modification and Development
Ans: (d)

Q25. Who said: “The differences among children may best be accounted for by variations in motivation, intelligence, maturation and environmental stimulation.”
(a) Morse and Wingo (b) Garrison and others
(c) Crow and Crow (d) Skinner
Ans: (b)

Q26. The best way to motivate a child to learn is:
(a) To appeal to his/her sense of pride and self respect
(b) To rechannel the motives he/she already has
(c) To threaten him/her with failure and punishment
(d) to temp him/her with praise
Ans: (b)

Q27. One of the most important ways of fostering problem solving on the part of students is :
(a) To stimulate the formation of critical attitude
(b) To emphasize problems that are real to them
(c) To provide them with formal reasoning techniques
(d) To refuse to give or to accept put answers
Ans: (a)

Q28. In late childhood period children understand the conversion of which physical entity (ies)?
(a) Number only
(b) Mass only
(c) Only Mass and number
(d) Mass, number and Area
Ans: (d)

Q29. Research on newborn’s sensory capabilities indicate that :
(a) The world is a confusing jumble of sensations for newborns.
(b) Newborns can do many things including recognizing voices, colours and smells.
(c) Newborn’s vision is as highly developed as adult’s vision.
(d) Only hearing is fully functioning at birth.
Ans: (b)

Q30. Which of the following demonstrates the emotional attachment?
(a) Learn to walk
(b) Development of language
(c) Learn to eat
(d) Separation anxiety
Ans: (d)

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