## UGC-NET Dec 2019 Part-1

 Question 1

Which of the following statements differentiate teaching from learning?

(a) Teaching is a social act while learning is a personal act
(b) Teaching implies learning
(c) Teaching is like selling while learning is like buying
(d) Teaching can occur without learning taking place
(e) In teaching, influence is directed towards learning and learner, while in learning it is usually towards oneself.

Choose the correct answer from the following options:

 A (a), (c) and (e) B (a), (b) and (c) C (b), (e) and (d) D (c), (d) and (e)
 Question 2

A certain principal invested at compounded interest payable yearly amounts to Rs. 10816.00 in 3 years and Rs. 11248.64 in 4 years. What is the rate of interest?

 A 3% B 4% C 4.5% D 5.5%
Question 2 Explanation:
Rate of interest=((11248.64 - 10816)/10816) * 100
= (432.64 / 10816)*100
= 4%
 Question 3

In which of the following types of learning materials, the presentations are highly structured and individualized?

 A Textbooks prescribed by the universities B Journals and the articles recommended for readings C Writings of great thinkers selected for reflective readings D Programmed instructional and modular learning materials
 Question 4

In a certain coding language, ‘AEIOU’ is writing as ‘TNHDZ’. Using the same coding language, ‘BFJPV’ will be written as

 A UOIEA B AEIOUS C CGKQW D WQKGC
Question 4 Explanation:
'AEIOU' is written as 'TNHDZ'
The above code following 2 conditions
1. character-1
2. Firs position is replaced with last position
A-1= Z and placed in last
E-1= D placed in second last
I-1=H placed in third last
O-1=N placed in fourth last
S-1=T placed in first position

The same order will follow for 'BFJPV'
B-1= A placed in last
F-1=E is placed in second last
J-1=I is placed in third last
P-1=O is placed in fourth last
V-1=U is placed in first position.
 Question 5

When there is an animated discussion between a teacher and his or her students in the classroom, it can be classified as:

 A Horizontal communication B Mechanical communication C Linear communication D Categorical communication
 Question 6

Which one of the following hetwabhasa (fallacy) is involved in the argument. “Sound is element because it is caused”?

 A Virudha or contradictory middle B Satpratipakaa or inferentially contradicted middle C Sadhyasama or the unproved middle D Bedhita or non-inferentially contradicted middle
 Question 7

What is the exact equivalent discount of three successive discounts of 10%, 15% and 20% by sale of an article?

 A 35.8% B 38.5% C 35.5% D 38.8%
Question 7 Explanation:
Single equivalent discount for successive discounts of 10% and 15%.
= (10+15- (15*10)/100)%
= 23.5%
Single equivalent discount for 23.5% and 20%
=(23.5+20-(23.5*20)/100)%
=38.8%
 Question 8

Information overload in a classroom environment by a teacher will lead to

 A High level participation B Semantic precision C Effective impression D Delayed feedback
 Question 9

A university teacher plans to improve the study habits of students in his/her class. Which type of research paradigm will be helpful in this regard?

 Question 10

A research scholar while submitting his/her thesis, did not acknowledge in the preface the help and support of the respondents of the questionnaires used. This will be called an instance of

 A Technical lapse B Wilful negligence C Unethical act D Lack of respect
 Question 11

Consider the following argument:

Statements:
Some chairs are curtains.
All curtains are bedsheets.
Conclusion: Some chairs are bedsheets.

What is the Mood of the above proposition?

 A IAI B IAA C IIA D AII
 Question 12

Which of the following modes of communication can be employed in a classroom for effective teaching?

(a) Top-down
(b) Iconic
(c) Associational
(d) Dissociational
(e) Symbolic
(f) Abstract

Choose the most appropriate option from the following:

 A (a), (b) and (f) B (c), (e) and (f) C (b), (c) and (e) D (a), (c) and (d)
There are 12 questions to complete.

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