Child Psychology - Qp19

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  • 1. 
    Which of the following are factors in learning? (Select 3)
    • A. 

      The age of the child

    • B. 

      The diet of the child

    • C. 

      The type of school

    • D. 

      The child’s personality

    • E. 

      The race of the teacher

  • 2. 
    Which of the following are advantages of programmed learning? (Select 3)
    • A. 

      It produces guaranteed positive results.

    • B. 

      Programmes can run at the child’s own pace.

    • C. 

      The quality of a programme is constantly maintained.

    • D. 

      Immediate feedback of results helps prevent misunderstanding.

    • E. 

      It can applied to any child of any level of intelligence.

  • 3. 
    Generally, boys tend to read more quickly then girls when using normal teaching methods.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    The discovery learning approach stresses the importance of ‘readiness’ to learn.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    The teacher performs which two vital functions in discovery learning? (Select 2)
    • A. 

      Knowledge of the stage which the child has reached.

    • B. 

      Keeping the child disciplined.

    • C. 

      Helping the child in their development from one stage to the next.

    • D. 

      Making sure there are no distractions to impede learning.

  • 6. 
    At what age is discovery learning most effective?
    • A. 

      Nursery schools

    • B. 

      Secondary schools

    • C. 

      University

  • 7. 
    If pure discovery learning is used then it is unlikely that the majority of children will learn as much as is hoped for.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    A programme where the child is asked one question at a time and provided with immediate feedback before progressing to the next question is an example of:
    • A. 

      A branching programme

    • B. 

      A linear programme