Wednesday, January 31, 2018


31.view that education does not bring about social change, rather the social change result into an educational change’ was
(A) Mc Dougall
(B) Aristotle
(C) Durkheim
(D) Dewey

33. Stanford Binet Scale measures the following attribute of an individual :
(A) Intelligence
(B) Creativity
(C) Aptitude
(D) Personality

34. The objective of Inclusive Education is
(A) to uncover and minimize barriers to learning
(B) to change attitudes behaviours, teaching methods curricular and environments to meet the needs of all children
(C) to promote constantly the local cultures and contents of various communities of the society 
(D) All the above

35. Which one of the following concepts is not related to formal organization ?
(A) Unity of Direction
(B) Chain of Command
(C) Span of Control
(D) Hierarchy in structure

36. Who emphasized that the aim of education should be the development in children the feeling of international brotherhood and attitude international understanding ?
(A) Tagore
(B) Mahatma Gandhi
(C) Dewey 
 (D) Rousseau

37. The main center of informal education is
(A) Home
(B) Society
(C) Radio & TV
(D) Newspaper

38. Match the items of List–A and List–B :
                            List – A                                          List – B

(a) Conservative society                       (1) An exogenous source of change
(b) Closed group of society                  (2) Traits that are socio-economic in nature
(c) Cultural diffusion                           (3) Caste
(d) Social stratification                        (4) A society which change is slow and time taking
                                                             (5) Culture

Codes :

      A B C D
(A) 4 3 5 1
(B) 4 1 2 3
(C) 4 3 1 2
(D) 2 1 5 3

39. Which of the following does not in favour of the individual aims of education ? 
(A) The individual is an asset to the society – his development and growth are necessary.
(B) The society is strong if the individual is strong.
(C) Every individual is unique, development of his potentialities is essential.
(D) Society is supreme and all individuals are only part of it.

40. According to whom “Educational Psychology is the Science of Education” ? 
(A) Skinner
(B) Crow and Crow
(C) Peel
(D) Pillsburg

Tuesday, January 30, 2018


21. Balanced curriculum is also known as
(A) Integrated curriculum
(B) Experienced curriculum
(C) Activity centered curriculum
(D) Core curriculum

22. “All systems of ideas are subject to verification by                  consequences” is the core of the Philosophy of
(A) Idealism
(B) Existentialism
(C) Pragmatism
(D) Realism

23. Which Philosophy says, “Don’t care to know various theories  about body and soul, do good and be good, that will take you to whatever truth there is”
(A) Vedanta
(B) Sankhya
(C) Buddhism
(D) All of the above

24. Pre-existent values are not accepted by
(A) Idealists and Existentialists
(B) Idealists and Pragmatists
(C) Idealists and Realists
(D) Pragmatists and Existentialists

25. The fundamental national values have been given in
(A) Preamble of our Constitution
(B) Articles of our Constitution
(C) Entries of the lists of subjects
(D) All of the above

26. Which Philosophy believes in the duality of existence, prakriti  and soul ?
(A) Buddhism
(B) Sankhya
(C) Vedanta

27. Who said that “Material and spiritual Knowledge is already      present in man covered by a curtain of ignorance” ?
(A) Plato
(B) Mahatma Gandhi
(C) Tagore
(D) Vivekananda

28. Delinquency is committed by the children in age group of
(A) 7 – 15 years
(B) 8 – 18 years
(C) 6 – 14 years
(D) 9 – 19 years

29. The principal function of NCERT is an extension work with    the State Education Departments centering around the                      improvement of
(A) higher education
(B) school education
(C) secondary education
(D) technical education

30. The curriculum construction in Indian education is mostly     influenced by
(A) Child’s Psychology
(B) Teacher’s Personality
(C) Family structure
(D) Constitutional provisions


11. Schools are institutions because :
(A) They preserve and instill in future generations our culture.
(B) They suggest ways and means of social progress.
(C) They suggest solutions social problems.
(D) They are established by the society.

12. Which of the following works as a powerful barrier against vertical mobility in India ?
(A) Caste 

(B) Class
(C) Occupation 
(D) Jobs

13. Which of the following is not defence mechanism ?
(A) Association
(B) Regression
(C) Compensation
(D) Sublimation

14. Which of the following is incorrect pairing ?
R–O–S Theory of Learning – I.P. Pavlov
S–R Theory – of Learning R. Guthri
R–S Theory of learning – C.I. Hull
S–O–R Theory of learning – B.F. Skinner

15.View that “Anything can be taught at any stage of development” was expressed by
(A) Piaget 
(B) Asobel
(c) Bruner 
(D) Gagne

16. Which of the following is the correct pairing ?
Sign–Gestalt Theory of Learning – Bruner
Classical Theory of Learning – Kohler
Gestalt Theory of Learning
Field Theory of Learning – Tolman
Operant Theory of Learning – Pavlov

17. “Give me a dozen of healthy children, I can make them doctors,
        judges, magistrates, beggars even thieves.” This comment                made by
(A) J.B. Watson 
(B) Hull
(C) Yung 
(D) Gurthrie

18. “A person’s psychological physical environments are identical” is the view of
(A) The Functionalists
(B) The Structuralists
(c)The Gestalt Field Psychologists
(D) The s-r Associationists

19. Find out the odd one.
(A) Originality 
(B) Punctuality
(C) Flexibility 
(D) Fluency

20. “Things as they are and as they are likely to be encountered in life rather than words” was the slogan of
(A) Pragmatists
(B) Realists
(C) Idealists 
 (D) Existentialists


1. Which of the following description of a classroom best illustrates the use of technology in teaching and learning ?

(A) Classroom well decorated with pictures, charts and maps.

(B) Classroom provided with PC and CCTV connections.

(C) Classroom provided with electric supply for using gadgets.

(D) Both (A) and (B).

2.“Reverse the usual practice and you will almost always do right” was the dictum of

(A) Plato
(B) Rousseau
(C) Mahatma Gandhi
(D) Dewey

3. The coefficient of correlation lies from
(A) +1 to –1          

(B) 0 to –1
(C) –1 to 0 
(D) +1 to 0

4. Which of the following statements is true for the relationship between reliability and validity of a research tool ?
(A) A reliable test is always valid.
(B) A valid test must be reliable.
(C) A valid test may not be reliable.
(D) A reliable test is never valid

5. Who is the exponent of experience centered curriculum ?
(A) Froebel 
(B) John Dewey
(C) Stevenson 
(D) Parker

6. Match the items of List – I with List – II and select the correct matching from the given options :
             List – I                                   List – II

(a) Learning by doing                        (i) Naturalism
(b) No lofty Educational Aims         (ii) Idealists
(c) Realization of truth, beauty and  (iii) Pragmatism
(d ‘World as it is                                
(iv) Realists
                                                      (v) Existentialism here and now’
Codes :
a b c d
(A) iii i ii iv
(B) i v ii iv
(C) iii i v ii
(D) ii iii iv v

7. The title of the Report of Education Commission (1964-66) is
(A) Learning without Burden
(B) An Enlightened and Humane Society
(C) Education and the People of India
(D) Education and National Development.

8. Reorganize the following steps of Descriptive Research in a correct sequence :
1. Collection and processing of data
2. Interpretation of results
3. Identification of a problem
4. Arranging of generalizations
5. Drafting of the report
6. Formulation of the hypothesis

(A) 6, 3, 1, 2, 4, 5
(B) 6, 3, 1, 5, 2, 4
(C) 3, 6, 1, 5, 2, 4
(D) 3, 6, 1, 2, 4, 5

9. Which of the following was Ottway’s view on “Education and
     Social Change” ?
(A) Education changes the society
(B) Educational change follows social change
(C) Educational change and social change are independent of one   another.
(D) Educational change and social change are interdependent, but   which is the cause and which is the effect can’t be determined.

10. Which of the following characteristic of modernization ?
(A) Religious faith
(B) Participation
(C) Empathy
(D) Mobility