Gender and Psychology Past Papers


Subject: Gender and Psychology

Time Allowed: 10 Minutes

Maximum Marks: 10

NOTE: Attempt this Paper on this Question Sheet only. Please encircle the correct option. Division of marks is given in front of each question. This Paper will be collected back after expiry of time limit mentioned above.


Part-I Encircle the right answer, cutting and overwriting is not allowed. (10)

1. Development psychologists believe that two factors that influence human development are:
(a) Motivation and emotion (b) Self and others
(c) Genetic make-up and experience (d) Rewards and Punishments
2. Motor skills are largely a result of:
(a) Leaning (b) Maturational process
(c) Practice (d) Observing others
3. The concept of intelligence is closely related to:
(a) Motivation (b) Learning
(c) Perception (d) Cognition
4. Smoking during pregnancy is associated with:
(a) High intelligence in fetus (b) Low birth Weight
(c) High mortality (d) Both C & D
5. Androgyny is having:
(a) Male characteristics (b) Masculine characteristics
(c) Both masculine and feminine Characteristics (d) None of above
6. Male chromosomes are:
(a) XX (b) XY
(c) XZ (d) YX
7. Gender as an area of research teaching and action has emerged only after:
(a) 1860 (b) 1910
(c) 1947 (d) 1975
8. Androgynous person show tracts.
(a) Positive masculine and feminine (b) Negative masculine
(c) Positive masculine (d) Positive feminine
9. Feminist research is:
(a) Interdisciplinary (b) Multi-disciplinary
(c) Cross disciplinary (d) All of the above
10. Feminist research aims at:
(a) addressing women’s issues with women’s perspective
(b) To study women as an object
(c) Promotion of women research scholars
(d) Study of women’s education


Subject: Gender and Religion

Time Allowed: 2 Hours 45 Minutes

Maximum Marks: 50



Part-II Give short answers, Each answer carries equal marks. (20)

Q#1: Write a brief note on Semitic (J-) and non-Semitic (¥U-/) religions.

Q#2: Give a short note on equality between men and women in Islam.

Q#3: Write short note on Gender Harassment.

Q#4: Give a precise definition explaining women empowerment.

Q#5: What is the status of women in Bhuddhism?

Part-III Give brief answers, Each answer carries equal marks. (30)

Q#1: Write a comprehensive note on Nikkah and Divorce in Islam?

Q#2: The status of women in the different societies of the world.

Q#3: Describe the role of religion in human society.