Concept Formation (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 16 - 20 of 20

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Question number: 16

» Concept Formation » Types of Concepts

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Constructive Alternativism refers to:

(June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

All present interpretations of the universe are subject to revision or replacement.

b.

It is a process by which a person predicts and controls personal experiences by construing their replications.

c.

It is a category of thought by which the individual construes or interprets his personal world of experience.

d.

A person’s mental processes are psychologically channelized by the ways in which he anticipates events.

Question number: 17

» Concept Formation » Types of Concepts

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A ________ concept is formed by identifying the specific features possessed by all things that the concept applies to.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

trial and error

b.

natural

c.

prototype

d.

logical

Question number: 18

» Concept Formation » Types of Concepts

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Concept formation involves experience with ________ and ________ instances of the concept.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Positive, Negative

b.

Denotative, Connotative

c.

Conjunctive, Disjunctive

d. All of the above

Question number: 19

» Concept Formation » Characteristics of Concepts

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Which of the following is not the way we acquire concepts?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

By Definition

b.

By Discrimination Learning

c.

Naturally acquired

d.

Innate

Question number: 20

» Concept Formation » Types of Concepts

Appeared in Year: 2015

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While forming a concept one chooses to take one hypothesis and selects many of its features to quickly form the concept at once. (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Successive scanning

b.

Simultaneous scanning

c.

Conservative focusing

d.

Focus gambling

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