Sunday, May 22, 2016



21. Arrange the following books in the chronological order in which they appeared.
I. Education and Sociology
II. School and Society
III. Principles of Educational Sociology : An outline
IV. Dynamic Sociology
(A) IV, II, I and III
(B) I, III, IV and II
(C) III, II, IV and I
(D) II, I, III and IV

22. Match items under Column-I with those under Column-II. 
Column – I                                   
I. R.J. Brown                  
II. A.K.C. Ottaway        

III. Herbert Spencer    
IV. E. Durkheim             
Column – II
1. Education and Sociology
2. What knowledge is of most worth ?
3. Education and Society : An Introduction to Sociology of Education.
4. Educational Sociology
5. A Sociology of Education
(A) 4 3 2 and 1
(B) 1 2 3 and 4
(C) 3 2 1 and 5
(D) 2 5 4 and 3

23. The term “Untouchability” has been abolished according to an Article in Constitution. What is that Article ?
(A) Article 46
(B) Article 17
(C) Article 25
(D) Article 16

24. Why is the school considered a Social Institution ?
(A) Because it is concerned with the welfare of the society.
(B) It is concerned with burning social issues.
(C) It is concerned with social evils.
(D) It is concerned with the shaping of the future society.

25. Which of the following stages of cognitive development is not described by Bruner ?
(A) Enactive
(B) Iconic
(C) Heteronomy
(D) Symbolic

26. The first intelligence test was developed by
(A) Francis Galton
(B) Binet and Simon
(C) Lavator
(D) William Stern

27. Match the following lists :
List – I (Specific Characteristics)
(a) One who shows consistently remarkable performance.
(b) One who is more sensitive to environmental stimuli.

(c) One who does not show educational success commensurate with his abilities.
(d) One who shows sub average general intellectual functioning.
List – II (Category of Children)
(i) Creative child
(ii) Under achiever child
(iii) Mentally retarded child
(iv) Gifted child
(v) Delinquent child
Code : (a) (b) (c) (d)
(A) (iv) (i) (ii) (iii)
(B) (i) (iv) (ii) (iii)
(C) (iv) (i) (iii) (ii)
(D) (iii) (i) (ii) (iv)

28. Rearrange the following hierarchy of needs as given by Maslow :
a. Safety and security needs.
b. Physiological needs.
c. Self-esteem needs.
d. Love and belongingness needs.
(A) b, a, d, c
(B) d, a, b, c
(C) a, b, d, c
(D) b, a, c, d

29. According to type theory of personality, a tall, thin and stoop shouldered person will come under the category of

(A) Endomorphic
(B) Ectomorphic
(C) Athletic
(D) Pyknic

30. The concept of emotional intelligence does not involve the ability to
(A) understand emotions
(B) regulate emotions
(C) appraise and express emotions
(D) arouse emotions




11. “Women are human beings and hence as much right to full development as men have.” This statement was made by ___. (A) Mahatma Gandhi
(B) S. Radhakrishnan 
(C) Rabindranath Tagore 
(D) Smt. Hansa Mehta 

12. Aim of complete living in Education was propounded by 
(A) F. Herbert 
(B) Herbert Spencer 
(C) John Dewey 
(D) Plato

13. Who wrote the book “School and Society” ? 
(A) Auguste Comte 
(B) John Dewey 
(C) Emile Durkheim 
(D) Robert Merton

14. “Educational Sociology is neither education nor sociology alone but joins them in a new Science by applying sociological principles to the whole process of education.” Whose statement is this ? 
(A) A.K.C. Ottaway 
(B) George Payne 
(C) F.J. Brown 
(D) Herbert Spencer

15. Which of the following is not a subsystem ?
(A) Political sub system
(B) Terrorist outfit
(C) Economic organizations
(D) Family sub system

16. When does the process of socialization start for a child ? 
(A) As a school child 
(B) As a member in the neighborhood 
(C) As a member of the family 
(D) As a member of the society

17. Which of the following is a primary group ? 
(A) Peer group 
(B) Classroom group 
(C) Familial group 
(D) Basketball group

18. Which of the following is the best mobility multiplier ? 
(A) Income 
(B) Education 
(C) Social status 
(D) Caste

19. What is horizontal mobility associated with ? 
(A) Upliftment in the same stratum 
(B) Upliftment in the upper stratum 
(C) Change in the stratification 
(D) Consistency in the stratification

20. From sociological point of view the process of education is supposed to serve two fundamental functions. What are they ? (A) Selection and Allocation 
(B) Conservation and Creation 
(C) Preservation and Conservation 
(D) Creation and Dislocation




1. Education is ________ aspect of philosophy and philosophy is the ________ aspect of education.
(A) theoretical, practical 
(B) practical, theoretical 
(C) dynamic, dormant 
(D) dormant, dynamic

2. The book “The Life Divine” was written by ___________. 
(A) Tagore 
(B) Vivekananda 
(C) Aurobindo 
(D) Gandhiji

3. Pragmatism professes for ________ as a school of philosophy. (A) idea 
(B) action 
(C) reality 
(D) programme

4. Secularism means ___________. 
(A) The State is to give patronage to any one religion. 
(B) Respect all religions without favouring any one religion. 
(C) Lacking religious emotion, doctrines and practices. 
(D) To impose any particular religion upon the rest of the people.

5. ‘Astamarg’ has been practised by the philosophy of ___. 
(A) Vedanta 
(B) Islam 
(C) Jainism 
(D) Buddhism

6. “The most important outward factor is the formation of nationalities in the State.” To which philosophy do you attribute this statement ? 
(A) Marxism 
(B) Capitalism 
(C) Fascism 
(D) Socialism

7. Which one of the following principles is not correct regarding pragmatism ? 
(A) Pragmatism accepts any definite/eternal truth or principle. (B) According to pragmatists truth is man made. 
(C) Pragmatists support spiritualism. 
(D) Pragmatists stress more on acts rather than thoughts.

8. Who has formally initiated the concept of Naturalism in Modern Indian Education ? 
(A) Tagore 
(B) Vivekananda 
(C) Gandhiji 
(D) Aurobindo

9. “There cannot be educated people without educated women.” This was indicated by ___________. 
(A) The Resolution of the National Policy on Education (1968) (B) The United Nations Declaration on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (1967) 
(C) The University Education Commission (1948-49) 
(D) New Policy on Education (1986)

10. Analytical School of Philosophy was propounded by 
(A) Theodor Brameld 
(B) Bertrand Russell 
(C) R.S. Piters 
(D) Vitzenstine


Friday, May 20, 2016




41. Which of the following objectives belongs to effective domain?
A. Developing reading comprehensive
B, Developing skills to drive a car
C. Developing a set of concepts
D. Developing a favorable attitude towards education

42. The internal validity of an experimental research is related to :
A. Variation in the independent variable
B. Effective controls of intervening variables
C. Variation in the dependent variable
D. Accuracy of measurement variables

43. In a distribution, 27% scores are below the raw score of 36. Which of the following statement is true?
A. 36 students have score of 27
B. 36 is the score of 27 students
C. Percentile rank of 36 is 27
D. Percentile rank of 27 is 36

44. A set of scores has a mean ‘M’ and standard deviation is ‘s’ if every score is tripled the mean and standard deviation would be:
A. M,S
B. 3 M, S
C. M, 3S
D. 3M, 3S

45. If deviation of each score of a distribution from the mean is divided by standard deviation, the resulting scores are called:
A. T-scores
B. Z- Scores
C. t- scores
D. d-scores

46. Correlation between a continuous variable and a dichotomized variable is computes by using:
A. Biserial correlation method
B. Product moment method
C. Rank differnce method
D. Multiple correlation method

47. Likert’s method is used to prepare an:
A. Achievement test
B. Aptitude test
C. Attitude test
D. Ability test

48. A study aimed at finding out the feasibility of a new method of a teaching may be classified as;
A. Action research
B. Descriptive research
C. Experimental research
D. Survey research

49. which combination of the following points is true of non-parametric methods?
A. Do not demand assumption of the population
B. Actual scores are used in calculation
C. Generalization are not seems to be realistic
D. They are also called distribution free methods
Answer 2,3,4

50. Match the following List-I and List-II
             List-I                                                     List-II
A. Standard deviation   1. Difference between mean and a score
B. Quartile deviation     2. Difference between high score and                                                        low score
C. Score deviation          3. Average of all deviation
D. Mean deviation         4. Root mean square deviation
                                         5. semi inter quartile range






31. The causes of aggression among adolescence may be psychological rather than:
A. Psychological
B. Social
C. Biological
D. Environmental

32. The process involved in concept formation are:
A. Observation and generalization
B. Observation and categorization
C. Generalization and inferences
D. Observation, generalization, categorization

33. The causes of individual differences are always:
A. Hereditary
B. Social and economic
C. Emotional and personal
D. Environmental and hereditary

34. A learner is faced with a unique problem. To solve the problem she applied a combination of rules already known to her. She is displaying the ‘learning out comes’ of intellectual skills suggested by Robert gange as:
A. Concrete concepts
B. Rules
C. High order rules
D. Defined rules

35. A teacher as conducted a ’sociometric-test’ in her class. The most popular student of her class is labelled as:
A. Isolate
B. Star
C. Moon
D. Leader

36. Stand ford Binnet test of intelligence is;
A. Verbal test
B. Performance test
C. Non-verbal test
D. Group test

37. The most basic category in ‘Maslow hierarchy theory is :
A. Belonging needs
B. Love needs
C. Psychological needs
D. Social needs

38. The test of validity that can be expressed in terms of correlation coefficient is:
A. Content validity
B. Concurrent validity
C. Construct validity
D. Curricular validity

39. The variables which unrated to the study, but many effects that depend variables are known as:
A. Background variables
B. Extraneous variables
C. Internal variables
D. Antecedent variables

40. Which of the following is the mean of distribution;
SCORE: 2 5 7 8 10
FREQ : 1 3 5 2 1
A. 6.0
B. 6.5