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

37 In Bloom’s taxonomy of educational objectives, the following appear in ascending order :
A Remember ® Understand ® Apply ® Analyze
B Apply ® Analyze ® Understand ® Remember
C Understand ® Apply ® Remember ® Analyze
D Analyze ® Remember ® Apply ® Understand

Answer: Option [A]
38 Helpers respond to the needs of a victim because they want to accomplish something rewarding; this may be referred as :
A Negative state - relief model
B Empathic - joy hypothesis
C Empathy - altruism hypothesis.
D Pluralistic empathy

Answer: Option [B]
39 Which is the correct order of the emergence of following Psycho-Social strengths ?
A Love, Fidelity, Wisdom, Care
B Care, Fidelity, Love, Wisdom
C Fidelity, Love, Care, Wisdom
D Care, Fidelity, Wisdom, Love

Answer: Option [C]
40 Detecting movement in spite of camouflage is easier for people who are :
A field dependent
B field independent
C both field dependent and field independent
D neither field dependent nor field independent

Answer: Option [B]
41 Self is conceptualized in Western and Eastern perspectives on personality, respectively, as :
A free and deterministic
B instinctive and learned
C ideal and real
D independent and interdependent

Answer: Option [D]
42 When a Background Interference Procedure was used experimentally, the following findings became apparent ?
A Field independent persons did better than field dependent persons
B Field dependent persons did better than field independent persons
C Both field dependent and field independent persons did equally well
D BIP enhanced the performance of all subjects

Answer: Option [A]
43 People with moderate mental retardation would have an IQ in the range of :
A 10 to 19
B 35 to 54
C 55 to 70
D 20 to 34

Answer: Option [B]
44 The following is not typically found in a school guidance counsellor’s office :
A Sand pit
B Lie detector
C Psychometric tests
D Puppets and play dough

Answer: Option [B]
45 According to Piaget the children are able to grasp the concept of object permanence and conservation in :
A Sensory motor stage
B Pre-operational stage
C Concrete operational stage
D Formal operations stage

Answer: Option []
46 Which one of the following design is used in the above research ?
A Multigroup design with single I.V.
B 232 factorial design
C 232 mixed factorial design
D Repeated measures design

Answer: Option [B]
47 Which one of the following statement is true in the context of above study ?
A The assumption of homogeneity of variance was satisfied.
B The assumption of homogeneity of variance was not satisfied.
C The correction for heterogeneity of variance was required.
D The data are insufficient to evaluate the assumption of homogeneity of variance.

Answer: Option [A]
48 On the basis of the information provided about the main effect of A, it can be concluded that :
A Interpolated learning had no effect on the recall of A.
B Interpolated learning caused retroactive interference.
C Interpolated learning caused retroactive facilitation.
D Either retroactive interference or retroactive facilitation has occurred.

Answer: Option [D]