Problem Solving (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 14 - 19 of 62

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Question number: 14

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Normal problem solving is likely to use

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Choice (4) Response
a.

olfactory sensations.

b.

synesthesia.

c.

semantic repression.

d.

mental images.

Question number: 15

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Which of the following is usually associated with creativity?

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Choice (4) Response
a.

divergent thinking

b.

modeling

c.

semantics

d.

convergent thinking

Question number: 16

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The stage of creative thought during which problem solving proceeds at a subconscious level is the ________ stage.

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Choice (4) Response
a.

illumination

b.

preparation

c.

incubation

d.

orientation

Question number: 17

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Characteristics of creativity include

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Choice (4) Response
a.

convergence.

b.

rigid personality factors.

c.

flexibility.

d.

gender differences.

Question number: 18

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A student who takes a multiple-choice test by reading the stem of each item, generating the correct response before looking at the choices, and then choosing the response closest to the answer is using

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Choice (4) Response
a.

an “ideal” solution.

b.

vicarious problem solving.

c.

a heuristic.

d.

a semantics.

Question number: 19

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Psychologist Wolfgang Kohler believed that the solution of a multiple-stick problem in chimpanzees revealed

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Choice (4) Response
a.

an ability for versatile and appropriate behavior to changing circumstances.

b.

a capacity for observational learning.

c.

a capacity for insight.

d.

the same problem solving abilities in chimps as in gorillas.

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