PSTET 2021 Practice QUESTIONS set 1

Q. The psychologist who tried to develop a learning theory principles
of topology(A branch of Mathematics) is:

(a) Kurt Lewin
(b) Sigmund Freud
(c) William James
(d) Skinner

Q. Modelling is the concept given by:

(a) Albert Bandura
(b) J.B. Watson
(c) Freud
(d) Vygotsky

Q. The law which is not a part of Gestalt views of learning is:

(a) Law of similarity
(b) Law of proximity
(c) Law of closure
(d) Law of use

Q. Who proposed that all children have language acquisition device?

(a) Piaget
(b) Chomsky
(c) Vygotsky
(d) Dan Slobin

Q. Multiple Intelligence theory was proposed by:

(a) Alfred Binet
(b) Jean Piaget
(c) Harward Gardner
(d) Jensen

Q. Which of the following is an example of Development Disorder:

(a) Blindness
(b) Hearing impairment
(c) Intellectual disability
(d) Leprosy

Q. Which of the following is not a subordinate law given in ‘trail and error’?

(a) Law of Multiple response
(b) Law of Attitude
(c) Law of Exercise
(d) Law of Response by Analogy

Q. The teacher said Rekha that she is not allowed to participate in Game period as she
has not completed her home work. It is an example of:

(a) Negative reinforcement
(b) Punishment
(c) Positive reinforcement
(d) Tangible reward

Q. Using our current ‘schemes’ to interpret the external world is known as:

(a) Assimilation
(b) Accommodation
(c) Organization
(d) None of these

Q. “TEACCH” programme is mostly used to teach children with:

(a) Hearing impairment
(b) Gifted students
(c) Intellectual disability
(d) Autism

Q. Testing used during instruction to aid in planning and diagnosis is known as:

(a) Formative Assessment
(b) Summative Assessment
(c) Normative Assessment
(d) None of these

Q. Who proposed Advanced Organizer Model of teaching?

(a) Bruner
(b) Pavlov
(c) Ausubel
(d) Piaget

Q. Which of the following is not an example of acquired motive?

(a) Attitude
(b) Interest
(c) Curiosity
(d) Hunger
Q. The psychologist who tried to develop a learning theory principles
of topology(A branch of Mathematics) is:

(a) Kurt Lewin
(b) Sigmund Freud
(c) William James
(d) Skinner

Q. Modelling is the concept given by:

(a) Albert Bandura
(b) J.B. Watson
(c) Freud
(d) Vygotsky

Q. The law which is not a part of Gestalt views of learning is:

(a) Law of similarity
(b) Law of proximity
(c) Law of closure
(d) Law of use

Q. Who proposed that all children have language acquisition device?

(a) Piaget
(b) Chomsky
(c) Vygotsky
(d) Dan Slobin

Q. Multiple Intelligence theory was proposed by:

(a) Alfred Binet
(b) Jean Piaget
(c) Harward Gardner
(d) Jensen

Q. Which of the following is an example of Development Disorder:

(a) Blindness
(b) Hearing impairment
(c) Intellectual disability
(d) Leprosy

Q. Which of the following is not a subordinate law given in ‘trail and error’?

(a) Law of Multiple response
(b) Law of Attitude
(c) Law of Exercise
(d) Law of Response by Analogy

Q. The teacher said Rekha that she is not allowed to participate in Game period as she
has not completed her home work. It is an example of:

(a) Negative reinforcement
(b) Punishment
(c) Positive reinforcement
(d) Tangible reward

Q. Using our current ‘schemes’ to interpret the external world is known as:

(a) Assimilation
(b) Accommodation
(c) Organization
(d) None of these

Q. “TEACCH” programme is mostly used to teach children with:

(a) Hearing impairment
(b) Gifted students
(c) Intellectual disability
(d) Autism

Q. Testing used during instruction to aid in planning and diagnosis is known as:

(a) Formative Assessment
(b) Summative Assessment
(c) Normative Assessment
(d) None of these

Q. Who proposed Advanced Organizer Model of teaching?

(a) Bruner
(b) Pavlov
(c) Ausubel
(d) Piaget

Q. Which of the following is not an example of acquired motive?

(a) Attitude
(b) Interest
(c) Curiosity
(d) Hunger
Q. The psychologist who tried to develop a learning theory principles
of topology(A branch of Mathematics) is:

(a) Kurt Lewin
(b) Sigmund Freud
(c) William James
(d) Skinner

Q. Modelling is the concept given by:

(a) Albert Bandura
(b) J.B. Watson
(c) Freud
(d) Vygotsky

Q. The law which is not a part of Gestalt views of learning is:

(a) Law of similarity
(b) Law of proximity
(c) Law of closure
(d) Law of use

Q. Who proposed that all children have language acquisition device?

(a) Piaget
(b) Chomsky
(c) Vygotsky
(d) Dan Slobin

Q. Multiple Intelligence theory was proposed by:

(a) Alfred Binet
(b) Jean Piaget
(c) Harward Gardner
(d) Jensen

Q. Which of the following is an example of Development Disorder:

(a) Blindness
(b) Hearing impairment
(c) Intellectual disability
(d) Leprosy

Q. Which of the following is not a subordinate law given in ‘trail and error’?

(a) Law of Multiple response
(b) Law of Attitude
(c) Law of Exercise
(d) Law of Response by Analogy

Q. The teacher said Rekha that she is not allowed to participate in Game period as she
has not completed her home work. It is an example of:

(a) Negative reinforcement
(b) Punishment
(c) Positive reinforcement
(d) Tangible reward

Q. Using our current ‘schemes’ to interpret the external world is known as:

(a) Assimilation
(b) Accommodation
(c) Organization
(d) None of these

Q. “TEACCH” programme is mostly used to teach children with:

(a) Hearing impairment
(b) Gifted students
(c) Intellectual disability
(d) Autism

Q. Testing used during instruction to aid in planning and diagnosis is known as:

(a) Formative Assessment
(b) Summative Assessment
(c) Normative Assessment
(d) None of these

Q. Who proposed Advanced Organizer Model of teaching?

(a) Bruner
(b) Pavlov
(c) Ausubel
(d) Piaget

Q. Which of the following is not an example of acquired motive?

(a) Attitude
(b) Interest
(c) Curiosity
(d) Hunger

Q. According to Ecological system theory, which system includes ‘values’?

(a) Micro system
(b) Macro system
(c) Meso system
(d) Exo system

Q. Which of the following has viewed the child as ‘Tabula-Rasa'(Blank-Slate)?

(a) Freud
(b) Piaget
(c) Skinner
(d) John Locke

Q. Which of the following is not an example of acquired motive?

(a) Attitude
(b) Interest
(c) Curiosity
(d) Hunger

Q. According to Freud the age range of ‘Oral stage’ of psycho-sexual development is:

(a) Birth to one year
(b) Birth to two years
(c) Birth to three years
(d) None of these

Q. Which type of teaching material is most effective for a child with visual impairment?

(a) Video based
(b) Visual material
(c) Tactile based
(d) None of these

Q. Programmed learning is based on the work of:

(a) Skinner
(b) Piaget
(c) Pavlov
(d) Bandura

Q. After occurrence of a desirable behaviour, the teacher says ‘very good’ to the child.She has used:

(a) Primary reinforcer
(b) Secondary reinforcer
(c) Negative reinforcement
(d) None of the above

Q. Which of the following is not an example of acquired motive?

(a) Attitude
(b) Interest
(c) Curiosity
(d) Hunger

Q. A three year old boy says,” The sun is angry”. It is an example of:

(a) Animism
(b) Egocentrism
(c) Criticism
(d) Intuition

Q. Which part of the brain supports grammatical processing and language production?

(a) Broca’s area
(b) Frontal lobe
(c) Perietal lobe
(d) Occipital lobe

Q. Which of the following theory viewed cognitive devlopment as a socially mediated process?

(a) Socio Cultural theory
(b) Social Learning theory
(c) Psycho Sexual theory
(d) Sign Learning theory

Q. Which of the following is not a type of Intelligence as given by Gardner?

(a) Musical intelligence
(b) Spatial intelligence
(c) Interpersonal intelligence
(d) Analytical intelligence

Q. Which of the following is not an example of children with special needs as per RPWD Act, 2016?

(a) Acid attack victims
(b) Cerebral palsy
(c) Children with visual impairment
(d) None of these

Q. Providing salary to the teacher at the end of every month, which schedule of reinforcement it reflects?

(a) Fixed ratio
(b) Variable ratio
(c) Fixed interval
(d) Variable interval

Q. According to Piaget, the age range of the substage ‘mental representation’, of the sensory motor stage is:

(a) Birth to 1 month
(b) 4 to 8 months
(c) 8 to 12 months
(d) 18 months to 2 years

Q. The triarchic theory of successful intelligence was given by:

(a) Spearman
(b) Binet
(c) Thorndike
(d) Sternberg

Q. The long term memory for ‘how to do things’ is known as:

(a) Procedural memory
(b) Episodic memory
(c) Immediate memory
(d) Sensory memory

Q. Which of the following studied moral development in children?

(a) Kohlberg
(b) Piaget
(c) Both (1) and (2)
(d) None of the above

Q. The ability of classification devlops at:

(a) Sensory motor stage
(b) Preoperational stage
(c) Concrete operational stage
(d) None of the above

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