Saturday, February 21, 2009



1. Which of the following learning theory is called instrumental learning?

a. Trial & error learning

b. Operant conditioning

c. Classical conditioning

d. Contiguity learning

2. The book "principles of behavior” was written by

a. Clark hull

b. Watson

c. Thorndike

d. Edwin Ray

3. Maslow’s self actualization theory arranged from the

a. Highest to the lowest

b. Lowest to the highest

c. Individual needs

d. All the above

4. Which of the following technique was used by Guthrie?

a. Fatigue technique b. Incompatible response technique c. Threshold technique

d. All the above

5. Who uses the word “life space” ?

a. Tolman and lewin

b. Lewin

c. Hull

d. Tolman

6.What is the aim of reinforcement in Hull’s learning theory?

a. reduction of needs

b. Reduction of drive

c. Reduction of desire

d. None of these

7. Which one is the energizing behaviour?

a. Need

b. Motive

c. Urge

d. Drive

8. Which one is the highest stage of Gagne’s Hierarchical structure of learning?

a. Rule learning

b. Chaining

c. Problem solving

d. None of these

9. Which approach was followed by Gagne’s theory of learning?

a. Inductive to deductive

b. Deductive to inductive

c. Eclectic Approach

d. All of these

10.How does lewin define learning?

a. Distinctions between reality & unreality

b. Distinction between good & bad

c. Distinction between creativity and imaginative

d. None of these

11. Who is the father of behaviourism?

a. Ivan Pavlov

b. Hull

c. John Watson

d. Freud

12. Which stage ranges from 4-7 years in piaget’s cognitive development?

a. Pre-conceptual stage

b. Inductive stage

c. conceptual stage

d. None of these

13. Which of the following is the basic way of attaining concepts according to Bruner?

a. Successive scanning

b. Focus gambling

c. Conservative focusing

d. All the above

14. Which one is the most efficient method to produce learning, according to Ausbel?

a. Expository learning

b. Instructional learning

c. Problem solving

d. None of these

15. Which of the following means operant according to skinner?

a. An act which constitutes an organism’s doing something

b. Abnormality in one behaviour

c. Behaviour is shaped

d.Process of learning

16. Which learning is known as blind learning ?

a. Classical conditioning

b. Operant conditioning

c. Trial & error learning

d. None of these

17. The field theory of learning by lewin is based on

a. Level of aspiration

b. Dynamics of memory

c. Reward and punishment

d. All the above

18. What source of motivation are drived incentives?

a. Intrinsic

b. Extrinsic

c. Both a& b

d. Neutral

19. The theory of insight learning is used in education as

a. Self action encouragement

b. Stepwise progress

c. Generalization of contents

d. All the above

20. "purposive behavior in animal and men" who wrote this book?

a. Clark Hull

b. Tolman

c. Ivan Pavlov

d. Curt Lewin


  1. It would be more useful if the answers were given...

  2. please provide more objective types question which is essential for B.Ed