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Question 1

Question

MCQ▾

________ is tentative explanation of an event or observation.

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Hypothesis

b.

Null hypothesis

c.

Alternate hypothesis

d.

All of the above

Question 2

Question

MCQ▾

In the early 1900s, some differential psychologists advocated the controversial, and unsubstantiated belief in the superiority of the male intellect, a belief derived from evolutionary theory known as:

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

eugenics

b.

stereotype threat

c.

factor analysis

d.

variability hypothesis

Passage

Read the following paragraph and answer the five questions, which follow:

An environmental psychologist hypothesized that the noise would adversely affect the performance on mental tasks. One hundred and fifty subjects, 75 boys and 75 girls, studying in the twelfth standard, in the age range of 17 to 19 years and in the IQ range of 85 to 115, constituted the initial pool of subjects. Three group of equal size were formed by random assignment. Group I performed under high noise condition (75 decibels) , Group II performed under moderate noise condition (60 decibels) , and Group III performed under silent condition. Each subject was instructed to solve 45 simple numerical problems in the allotted time of 90 minutes. The mean number of correctly solve problems were twenty-four, twenty and fifteen respectively. The intergroup mean reference were statistically significant. (June)

Question 3 (1 of 2 Based on Passage)

Appeared in Year: 2016

Question

MCQ▾

Which one of the following conclusion can be drawn on the basis of the above study?

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Inadequate data to evaluate researcher՚s hypothesis.

b.

The researcher՚s hypothesis has been rejected.

c.

The researcher՚s hypothesis has been partially accepted.

d.

The researcher՚s hypothesis has been accepted.

Question 4 (2 of 2 Based on Passage)

Appeared in Year: 2016

Question

MCQ▾

In the above study, the researcher՚s hypothesis would be labelled as

  1. Directional
  2. Non-directional
  3. Causal
  4. Correlational

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

2 and 4 only

b.

1 and 3 only

c.

1 only

d.

2 and 3 only

Question 5

Appeared in Year: 2017

Question

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Match List-I with the List-II and select the correct answer by choosing from the code given bellow: (November Paper 2)

List-Ⅰ (Concept)List-Ⅱ (Phenomenon)
(A)

Functional equivalence hypothesis

(i)

A kind of set that would point thoughts in the wrong direction

(B)

Functional manipulative hypothesis

(ii)

A kind of set that would make the images of all material almost similar

(C)

Functional object imagery

(iii)

Mental manipulation performed on images of objects which are very similar to those that would be performed on actual objects

(D)

Functional fixedness hypothesis

(iv)

Mental manipulation performed on images of objects made to be similar to those that would be performed on actual objects

Choices

Choice (4)Response
  • (A)
  • (B)
  • (C)
  • (D)

a.

  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (iv)

b.

  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (i)

c.

  • (ii)
  • (iv)
  • (iii)
  • (i)

d.

  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (ii)

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