Education Questions and Answers for Competitive Exams | Education Quiz Set 22

Questions
1 A student has a problem. He/she comes to the teacher and asks, “What shall I do ? ” The teacher should
1 tell the student the course of action after considering the student’s abilities and interest
2 tell the student what he/she (the teacher) would do if he/she were in student’s place
3 ask questions to the student, which will develop the information needed for an intelligent decision.
4 tell the student to figure out himself/herself to find solution to his/her problems

Answer: ask questions to the student, which will develop the information needed for an intelligent decision.
2 Which of the following premises is inconsistent with democratic school administration ?
1 Every teacher should make an equal contribution to the cause of education.
2 The welfare of the group is assured by furthering the welfare of individuals.
3 Cooperative group decisions are apt to be more valid than the decisions of individuals
4 Every person can make a unique and important contribution

Answer: Every teacher should make an equal contribution to the cause of education.
3 Find the odd item out :
1 Budhi
2 Antahkaran
3 Chitta
4 Manas

Answer:Chitta
4 The initiation ceremony called “Pabajja” is related to which of the following ?
1 Maktab is a place where pupils learn reading and writing and Madarsa is where lectures are delivered.
2 The two concepts are the same, there is no actual difference.
3 Madarsa is where literacy is provided and Maktab where higher education is given.
4 Maktabs are educational institutions meant for religious (Islamic)education but Madarsas are institutions where non-religious secular education is provided.

Answer: Maktab is a place where pupils learn reading and writing and Madarsa is where lectures are delivered.
5 Application of general principles of sociology in the process of education is known as
1 Educational Sociology
2 Social foundations of education
3 Sociology of education
4 Educational foundations of education

Answer: Educational Sociology
6 In modern society one spends a significant part of one’s formative years ________ to avail formal education.
1 in family
2 in community
3 with peers
4 at school

Answer: at school
7 Which of the following will not form part of a social system ?
1 values
2 technology
3 collectivities
4 roles

Answer: technology
8 In social change, alteration in social organization relates mainly to its
1 structural aspects
2 functional aspects
3 both (A) and (B)
4 neither (A) nor (B)

Answer: both (A) and (B)
9 Which one of the following is not a characteristic feature of a school as a social sub-system ?
1 Latent pattern maintenance
2 Goal attainment
3 Integration
4 Enrichment of resources

Answer: Enrichment of resources
10 Articles (36) to (51) of the Constitution of India deal with
1 Fundamental Rights
2 Fundamental Duties
3 Introduction
4 Directive Principles

Answer: Directive Principles
11 Which of the following illustrates the spirit of the statement : “There is a gap between technological development of society (material aspects) and its moral and legal institutions (non material aspects)”.
1 Social stratification
2 Cultural imperialism
3 Cultural lag
4 Cultural change

Answer:Cultural lag
12 Which of the following statements cannot be considered true with reference to Indian education since independence ?
1 With the expansion of education since independence the number of teachers has shot
2 Implementation of ‘three language formula’ has raised a controversy.
3 Pa Extreme unevenness can be perceived between different segments of society and between different states rker
4 The expansion of higher education has raised the quality of education at all levels

Answer:The expansion of higher education has raised the quality of education at all levels
13 Which of the following is the most appropriate term to describe the content of Educational Psychology ?
1 Determinable
2 Fluid
3 Causal
4 Transparent

Answer: Fluid
14 The relation between Education and Psychology is best understood on the basis of
1 Interdependence .
2 Independence
3 Interaction
4 Dependence

Answer:Interaction
15 One of the most significant implications of individual differences for organizing educational programmes lies is using
1 Teacher centric approach
2 Content centered approach
3 Examination centered approach
4 Learner centric approach

Answer:Learner centric approach

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