Psychology Questions and Answers for Competitive Exams SSC UPSC Railways | GkSeries

109 Amit met with an accident and later turned into impulsive, irresponsible and less concerned with the consequences of his actions. He must have suffered damage in
A Parietal lobe
B Frontal lobe
C Occipital lobe
D Temporal lobe

Answer: Option [B]
110 Effective teaching may include conceptual scaffolding, which is best described by the following statement :
A introducing practice sessions after every module.
B gradually fading support as student proficiency increases.
C punishing student for incorrect answers.
D encouraging brighter students to help weaker students.

Answer: Option [B]
111 A social worker, appointed to assist the psychiatrist, used to administer and interpret Rorschach test. This is an
A ethically incorrect practice
B ethically correct practice
C ethically correct practice provided the results are used only for diagnostic purpose.
D ethically correct practice provided the results are kept confidential and are used only for diagnostic purpose.

Answer: Option [A]
112 Arrange in sequence the stage of personality development according to Rollo May
A Innocence → ordinary consciousness of self → rebellion → creative consciousness of self
B Innocence → rebellion → ordinary consciousness of self → creative consciousness of self
C Ordinary consciousness of self → innocence → rebellion → creative consciousness of self
D Rebellion → innocence → ordinary consciousness of self → creative consciousness of self

Answer: Option [B]
113 The rapid change in performance as the size of reinforcement in varied is called
A Crespi effect
B Disequilibrium hypothesis
C Premack principal
D Programmed learning

Answer: Option [A]
114 In Solomon Asch’s study on conformity, subjects conformed to the Group approximately what percent of time
A 25%
B 35%
C 45%
D over 50%

Answer: Option [B]
115 Perceived fairness of the amount and rewards among individuals refers to ________ while perceived fairness of the ways used for rewards and pays refers to _________.
A Organizational justice, Distributive justice
B Equity, Organizational justice
C Distributive justice; Procedural justice
D Procedural justice; Distributive justice

Answer: Option [C]
116 Which of the following identity status describes the individual who has been exploring but not yet committed to self chosen values and goals ?
A Identity achievement
B Identity foreclosure
C Identity diffusion
D Identity moratorium

Answer: Option [D]
117 Scientific study of Creativity is considered to be started by
A Galton
B Guilford
C Torrance
D Mednick

Answer: Option [B]
118 Sleep disorders can be categorized as
A Paraphilias and Dysfunctions
B Insomnia and Hypersomnia
C Parasomnias and Dyssomnias
D Serotonergic and Dopaminergic

Answer: Option [C]
119 Which is the correct sequence of the stages involved in creative thinking ?
A Preparation; orientation; illumination; incubation; verification
B Preparation; incubation; illumination; orientation; verification
C Orientation; preparation; incubation; illumination; verification
D Orientation; preparation; illumination; incubation; verification

Answer: Option [C]
120 Selective attention in vision and audition respectively have been dubbed as
A ‘optic’ and ‘haptic’
B ‘spotlight’ and ‘gateway’
C ‘spatial’ and ‘acoustic’
D ‘central’ and ‘peripheral

Answer: Option [B]