Thinking and Reasoning (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 25 - 29 of 57

Get 1 year subscription: Access detailed explanations (illustrated with images and videos) to 4564 questions. Access all new questions we will add tracking exam-pattern and syllabus changes. View Sample Explanation or View Features.

Rs. 750.00 or

Question number: 25

» Thinking and Reasoning » Types of Thinking and Reasoning

Appeared in Year: 2013

MCQ▾

Question

Ideas interfering with the correct solution of a problem fade during this stage of creative thinking. This stage is (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Evaluation

b.

Illumination

c.

Incubation

d.

Revision

Question number: 26

» Thinking and Reasoning » Types of Thinking and Reasoning

Appeared in Year: 2013

Assertion-Reason▾

Assertion (Ꭺ)

In deduction, conclusion is derived from a premise.

Reason (Ꭱ)

People reason by using deduction as well as induction.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

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

b.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

c.

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

d.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

Question number: 27

» Thinking and Reasoning » Types of Thinking and Reasoning

Appeared in Year: 2014

MCQ▾

Question

Cognition refers to the mental activity associated with ________, understanding and ________ information. (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

passing; communicating

b.

processing; sending

c.

passing; sending

d.

processing; communicating

Question number: 28

» Thinking and Reasoning » Characteristics of Thinking and Reasoning

MCQ▾

Question

Major sources of thinking errors is/are ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Faulty logic

b.

Rigid mental set

c.

Over simplification

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 29

» Thinking and Reasoning » Types of Thinking and Reasoning

MCQ▾

Question

The inability to realize that a problem can be solved by using a familiar object in an unusual way is likely due to a mental set known as:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

creative thinking

b.

divergent thinking

c.

convergent thinking

d.

functional fixedness

f Page
Sign In