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20. Creativity has been conceptualized in terms of which of the following

(I) As person

(II) As potential

(III) As process

(IV) As perseverance

Choose the correct option:

(1) I, II and III only

(2) II, III and IV only

(3) I, III and IV only

(4) I, II, III and IV

21. Which of the following is excluded from Berkowitz՚s frustration-aggression hypothesis?

(1) Frustration always leads to aggression

(2) Social rules may inhibit aggression

(3) Frustration may result in other behaviour than aggression

(4) Cognitive factors can over side aggression

22. “Value of behaviour to the organism, its evolutionary history, and its causation in terms of stimulus, hormonal and neurological events” has been area of study of which of the following?

(1) Evolutionary psychology

(2) Psychoanalysis

(3) Ethology

(4) Instinct psychology

23. Which of the following is the most common anti-obesity hormone?

(1) Leptin

(2) Orexin

(3) Insulin

(4) Ghrelin

24. Which among the following are the levels of processing proposed by Craik and Lockhart?

(1) Symbolic, Semantic and Acoustics

(2) Physical, behavioural and acoustics

(3) Behavioural, acoustics and semantics

(4) Physical, acoustics and semantic

25. During 1960s Hoffman and others criticized the college entrance examination and other nationally administered educational tests, and argued that

(I) These favours shrewd and nimble witted

(II) These are over concerned with quality of thought behind it and the expression of skill than answer

(III) These favour subtle, creative and more profound persons

(IV) These carry a bad effect in recognition of merit

Choose the correct options:

(1) Only I am correct

(2) I and IV are correct

(3) Only III is correct

(4) III and IV are correct

26. Given below are two statements- one is labeled as assertion (A) and the other is labeled as reason (R) .

Assertion: Culture encompasses life styles, values, practices and goals which provide distinct identities to the people and community

Reason: Culture always acts a constraint in the growth of a community

In the light of above two statements choose the correct option:


(1) Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is the correct explanation of (A) .

(2) Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is not the correct explanation of (A) .

(3) (A) is true, but (R) is false

(4) (A) is false, but (R) is true.

27. Match the given concepts with relevant description:

Match the Given Concept with Relevant
List IList II
a) Bottom upi. Happiness is due to circumstances tends to be temporary because we generally adjust fairly soon to new circumstances
b) Top downii. Life circumstances influence happiness
c) Happiness set pointiii. Happiness begins in ourselves
d) Hedonic adaptationiv. Happiness levels are fixed and stable over time

Choose the correct option from those given below:

1. (a) - (ii) , (b) - (i) , (c) - (iv) , (d) - (iii)

2. (a) - (ii) , (b) - (iii) , (c) - (i) , (d) - (iv)

3. (a) - (iii) , (b) - (ii) , (c) - (iv) , (d) - (i)

4. (a) - (ii) , (b) - (iii) , (c) - (iv) , (d) - (i)

28. In what sequence the Social Combination rules are followed for group success?

(1) Additive, disjunctive, compensatory, conjunctive

(2) Additive, compensatory, disjunctive, conjunctive

(3) Disjunctive, compensatory, conjunctive, additive

(4) Compensatory, conjunctive, disjunctive, additive

29. Double standards of mental health with regard to adult females-

(I) Depicted adult female behaviour as less socially desirable and healthy

(II) Had set up barriers against the advancement of women in non-traditional roles.

(III) Pertain to the changing dual personality of women in the current scenario

(IV) Pertain to the identification of the general standards of healthy behaviour with men only

Choose correct option:

(1) Only IV is correct

(2) Only III is correct

(3) Only I and II are correct

(4) I, II and III are correct

30. ‘Y’ has ‘concrete experience’ and a ‘reflective behaviour’ as dominant learning abilities, views concrete situations from different viewpoints, has broad cultural interests and is imaginative and emotional. His experiential learning style is

(1) Assimilating style

(2) Diverging style

(3) Converging style

(4) Accommodating style

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