Psychological Tests & Individual Differences (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 74 - 76 of 80

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Question number: 74

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On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection by Charles Darwin is a ground-breaking book for many reasons. Its historical significance for psychological testing and assessment is that it

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

challenged the biblical account of creation in Genesis.

b.

argued that chance variations in the gene pool affected behavior.

c.

conferred scientific respectability on the study of sex and aggression.

d.

served as a stimulus for interest in individual differences.

Question number: 75

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Race norming is the controversial practice of norming

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

intelligence test scores as a function of ethnic background.

b.

GM Test Track scores on the basis of NASCAR rankings.

c.

by computer as rapidly as possible.

d.

on the basis of race or ethnic background.

Question number: 76

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Appeared in Year: 2015

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Assertion (Ꭺ)

According the true score model in the Classical Test Theory (CTT), for a population or a large sample, Mean of obtained scores = mean of true scores.

Reason (Ꭱ)

In the CTT, the errors of measurement are assumed to be independently distributed with a mean and variance equal to zero.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true and Ꭱ is the correct explanation of Ꭺ

b.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ

c.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

d.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

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