Teaching Aptitude - MCQs with answers - Part 11. Who became the first Minister of Education in the Indian government?
a) Maulana Abul Kalam Azad
b) Dr. K. L. Shrimali
c) Shri Humayun Kabir
d) Shri M. C. ChaglaView Answer / Hide Answer
2. ____________ tests measure the extent of students learning in a given content area.
ANSWER: a) Maulana Abul Kalam Azad
He was awarded India's highest civilian award in 1992.
a) Achievement Tests
b) Aptitude Tests
c) Diagnostic Tests
d) Readiness TestsView Answer / Hide Answer
3. "Anything can be taught at any stage of development", was said by ______?
ANSWER: a) Achievement Tests
The most common type of achievement test is a standardized test developed to measure skills and knowledge learned in a given grade level.
a) Albert Bandura
b) David Ausubel
c) Jean Piaget
d) Jerome BrunerView Answer / Hide Answer
4. _______ is the degree to which a test measures what it is supposed to measure?
ANSWER: d) Jerome Bruner
Jerome Seymour Bruner is an American psychologist who has made significant contributions to human cognitive psychology and cognitive learning theory in educational psychology.
d) UsabilityView Answer / Hide Answer
5. __________means reinforcing each small step towards a desired goal or behaviour.
ANSWER: c) Validity
Validity comprehends the entire experimental concept. It helps to establish if the results obtained meet all the requirements of the scientific research method used.
b) Positive practice
d) ShapingView Answer / Hide Answer
6. If a student is rude to you, which strategy would you adopt as a teacher?
ANSWER: d) Shaping
Shaping - a conditioning paradigm which is primarily used in the experimental analysis of behaviour.
a) Argue with the student
b) Express shock at such behaviour
c) Punish the student
d) Remind the student of classroom rulesView Answer / Hide Answer
7. What will be the IQ of a 25 years old boy whose mental age is 16?
ANSWER: d) Remind the student of classroom rules
To prevent irritating classroom behaviours, a teacher should adopt acceptable classroom rules and periodically review them until the students can successfully adhere.
d) 100 View Answer / Hide Answer
8. Social change would bring a change in which of the following?
ANSWER: a) 64
IQ = (Mental age/ Chronological age) X 100
a) Attitudes, ideals and values
b) Human relationship
c) Structure of the society
d) All the three aboveView Answer / Hide Answer
9. Which of the following are the characteristics of a person with scientific attitude?
ANSWER: d) All the three above
Social change refers to an alteration in the social order of a society.
c) Sharp memory
e) All the aboveView Answer / Hide Answer
10.The concept of 'SUPW' was elucidated by _______?
ANSWER: d) Objectivity
Objectivity means the state or quality of being true even outside of a subject's individual biases, interpretations, feelings, and imaginings.
a) Adiseshiah Committee
b) Ishwar Bhai Patel Review Committee
c) Ramamurthi Committee
d) Sampurnanand CommitteeView Answer / Hide Answer
ANSWER: b) Ishwar Bhai Patel Review Committee
Socially Useful Productive Work (SUPW) was first introduced to the school curriculum in 1978.