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Pedagogy MCQs for CTET/TET Examination

Q. 91
According to ‘Emile‘, the noblest work in education is to make a/an

(A) Thinker
(B) Entrepreneur
(C) Good citizen
(D) Reasoning man

Answer: (C) Good citizen
Explanation: N/A

Q. 92
Which article from our constitution talks of “Early Childhood Care and Education”?

(A) Article 16
(B) Article 45
(C) Article 46
(D) Article 310

Answer: (B) Article 45
Explanation: N/A

Q. 93
Popularly used teaching approach for the hearing impaired students is teaching through

(A) Braille
(B) Hearing aid
(C) Sign language
(D) Sound system

Answer: (C) Sign language
Explanation: N/A

Q. 94
Early Childhood Care and Education is under the

(A) Ministry of Human Resource Development
(B) Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment
(C) Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
(D) Ministry of Women and Child Development

Answer: (D) Ministry of Women and Child Development
Explanation: N/A

Q. 95
“Education is the creation of sound mind in a sound body”. Whose statement is this?

(A) Aristotle
(B) Plato
(C) Percy Nunn
(D) John Dewey

Answer: (A) Aristotle
Explanation: N/A

Q. 96
The National Curriculum Framework for school Education (2000) is under the banner of


Answer: (A) NCERT
Explanation: N/A

Q. 97
Which aim of education is also known as ‘bread and butter’ aim of education?

(A) Individual aim
(B) Vocational aim
(C) Social aim
(D) Democratic aim

Answer: (A) Individual aim
Explanation: N/A

Q. 98
“Destiny of a nation is shaped in its classroom” – Who said this?

(A) Kothari Commission
(B) Radhakrishnan Committee
(C) Mudaliar Commission
(D) Ramamurti Commission

Answer: (A) Kothari Commission
Explanation: N/A

Q. 99
“A good order can lead to good discipline”- Whose statement is this?

(A) Herbert
(B) Rousseau
(C) Plato
(D) Aristotle

Answer: (A) Herbert
Explanation: N/A

Q. 100
“The school is a miniature society” – Who said this?

(A) Dewey
(B) Adams
(C) Nunn
(D) Rousseau

Answer: (A) Dewey
Explanation: N/A

Q. 101
Open and distance educations come under

(A) Formal education
(B) General education
(C) Informal education
(D) Non-formal education

Answer: (D) Non-formal education
Explanation: N/A

Q. 102
The term ‘playway’ was first used by

(A) Kilpatrick
(B) Caldwell Cook
(C) Maria Montessori
(D) John Adams

Answer: (B) Caldwell Cook
Explanation: N/A

Q. 103
Recapitulatory theory of play was put forward by

(A) Schiller
(B) Herbert Spencer
(C) Carl Gross
(D) Stanley Hall

Answer: (D) Stanley Hall
Explanation: N/A

Q. 104
Froebel applied the playway principles in education through

(A) Heuristic method
(B) Kindergarten method
(C) Dalton plan
(D) Montessori method

Answer: (B) Kindergarten method
Explanation: N/A

Q. 105
Who is known as the father of educational psychology?

(A) Thorndike
(B) Pestalozzi
(C) Watson
(D) McDougall

Answer: (A) Thorndike
Explanation: N/A

Q. 106
Which one is not a characteristic of adolescence?

(A) Quick physical changes
(B) Emotional immaturity
(C) Homosexuality
(D) Hero worshiping

Answer: (C) Homosexuality
Explanation: N/A

Q. 107
When did Right to Education Act came into force?

(A) 10th April, 2011
(B) 11th April, 2010
(C) 01th April, 2010
(D) 14th May, 2011

Answer: (C) 01th April, 2010
Explanation: N/A

Q. 108
Which article of Indian Constitution makes provisions for free and compulsory primary education?

(A) Article 30
(B) Article 45
(C) Article 28
(D) Article 29

Answer: (B) Article 45
Explanation: N/A

Q. 109
The word ‘school’ has originated from the Greek word

(A) Skhole
(B) Schole
(C) Scole
(D) None of the above

Answer: (B) Schole
Explanation: N/A

Q. 110
The two factor theory of intelligence is propounded by

(A) Thurstone
(B) Kelley
(C) Thompson
(D) Spearman

Answer: (D) Spearman
Explanation: N/A

Q. 111
“Habit is a second nature which destroys the first” – Who said this?

(A) William James
(B) S Freud
(C) Woodworth
(D) Blaise Pascal

Answer: (D) Blaise Pascal
Explanation: N/A

Q. 112
Which one is not a factor of memory?

(A) Retention
(B) Recall
(C) Thinking
(D) Recognition

Answer: (C) Thinking
Explanation: N/A

Q. 113
Which one of the following is the universal objective education?

(A) Liberation
(B) Vocation
(C) Character
(D) Total development

Answer: (D) Total development
Explanation: N/A

Q. 114
The book “Democracy and Education” was written by

(A) Hegal
(B) Nunn
(C) Dewey
(D) Baldwin

Answer: (C) Dewey
Explanation: N/A

Q. 115
The downward filtration theory of education was advocated by

(A) Lord Auckland
(B) Lord Bentinck
(C) Lord Macauly
(D) Lord Rippon

Answer: (C) Lord Macauly
Explanation: N/A

Q. 116
The book “Evolution of Educational Theory was written by

(A) Sir John Adams
(B) Sir Percy Nunn
(C) Sir John Dewey
(D) Sir M Sadler

Answer: (A) Sir John Adams
Explanation: N/A

Q. 117
Which of the following is not a characteristic of a gifted child?

(A) High intelligence
(B) High achievement
(C) Critical analysis
(D) Conformist attitude

Answer: (D) Conformist attitude
Explanation: N/A

Q. 118
“The child should be left free to act practically whatever he likes and not to do whatever he does not like”- Who said this statement?

(A) Rousseau
(B) Herbert Spencer
(C) Comenius
(D) J. E. Brown

Answer: (A) Rousseau
Explanation: N/A

Q. 119
Self-observation or looking at one’s own mental state is a method of educational psychology known as

(A) Observation
(B) Clinical method
(C) Introspection
(D) Projective method

Answer: (C) Introspection
Explanation: N/A

Q. 120
The oldest method of studying psychology is

(A) Experimentation
(B) Introspection
(C) Case study
(D) Observation

Answer: (B) Introspection
Explanation: N/A

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