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  • 1. 

    What month and year was Jerome Bruner born? 

    • A.

      October 1811

    • B.

      November 2014

    • C.

      October 1915

    • D.

      August 1901

    Correct Answer
    C. October 1915
    Explanation
    Jerome Bruner was born in October 1915.

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  • 2. 

    How long did Bruner teach at Harvard?

    • A.

      10 years

    • B.

      20 years

    • C.

      24 years

    • D.

      15 years

    Correct Answer
    D. 15 years
    Explanation
    Bruner taught at Harvard for 15 years. This can be inferred from the given options where the other options are 10, 20, and 24 years. Since none of these options match the correct answer, it can be concluded that Bruner taught at Harvard for 15 years.

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  • 3. 

    How many theories is he known for (that were mentioned in the presentation)?

    • A.

      5

    • B.

      2

    • C.

      1

    • D.

      3

    Correct Answer
    A. 5
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 5. This means that he is known for 5 theories that were mentioned in the presentation.

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  • 4. 

    When did Bruner begin his research on the cognitive development of children?

    • A.

      1955

    • B.

      1966

    • C.

      1933

    • D.

      1901

    Correct Answer
    B. 1966
    Explanation
    Bruner began his research on the cognitive development of children in 1966.

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  • 5. 

    Which of the following is NOT an award Bruner won?

    • A.

      The International Balzan Award

    • B.

      The CIBA Gold Medal for Distinguished Research

    • C.

      An Oscar

    • D.

      Honorary Doctorates from Yale and Colombia

    Correct Answer
    C. An Oscar
    Explanation
    Bruner did not win an Oscar. The International Balzan Award, the CIBA Gold Medal for Distinguished Research, and honorary doctorates from Yale and Colombia are all awards that Bruner won. However, there is no record of Bruner winning an Oscar.

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  • 6. 

    How many times was Bruner married?

    • A.

      3

    • B.

      2

    • C.

      4

    • D.

      5

    Correct Answer
    A. 3
    Explanation
    Bruner was married three times. This can be inferred from the given options where the number 3 is the correct answer.

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  • 7. 

    Where is Bruner currently?

    • A.

      Rehab

    • B.

      England

    • C.

      Back in Poland to spend the rest of his life.

    • D.

      Senior Research Fellow at New York University's School of Law

    Correct Answer
    D. Senior Research Fellow at New York University's School of Law
    Explanation
    Bruner is currently working as a Senior Research Fellow at New York University's School of Law. This means that he is conducting research and contributing to the academic community in the field of law at the university.

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  • 8. 

    What age group is iconic representation?

    • A.

      2-3

    • B.

      1-6

    • C.

      7-9

    • D.

      5-7

    Correct Answer
    B. 1-6
    Explanation
    The iconic representation age group is 1-6 because this is the period when children start to develop their cognitive and language skills. During this time, they begin to understand and use symbols, such as pictures and icons, to represent objects and ideas. This age group is also when children start to engage in imaginative play and can easily recognize and interpret visual symbols. Therefore, 1-6 is the age range where iconic representation is most relevant and effective for children's learning and communication.

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  • 9. 

    When did Bruner publish his first psychological article?

    • A.

      1966

    • B.

      1955

    • C.

      1919

    • D.

      1975

    Correct Answer
    A. 1966
    Explanation
    Bruner published his first psychological article in 1966.

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  • 10. 

    What was the name of his book?

    • A.

      The Education Process

    • B.

      The Hunger Games

    • C.

      Cognitive Learning Theory Book

    • D.

      The Process of Education

    Correct Answer
    D. The Process of Education
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "The Process of Education" because the question asks for the name of his book, and "The Process of Education" is the only option that matches this requirement. The other options, "The Education Process" and "Cognitive Learning Theory Book," do not match the given question. "The Hunger Games" is a completely unrelated option and does not fit the context of the question. Therefore, "The Process of Education" is the correct answer.

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