Gender Issue in Psychology Past Papers


Subject: Gender Issue in 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 correct option, cutting and overwriting is not allowed. (10)

1. The traits, behaviors and interests that society has assigned to the male gender role composed the concept of within that society,
a) Male power c) Femininity
b) Male dominance d) Masculinity
2. Analysis of gender inequality in both public and private sphere of the family and intimate relationships is called
a) Gender Roles c) Gender Stereotype
b) Sexual Politics d) Sexual Patriarchy
3. Label determined by biological sex that is applied either to the self or other people is called
a) Gender identity c) Gender role
b) Gender schematic d) Gender Stereotype
4. The tendency for a person to reproduce the actions, attitudes and emotional responses exhibited by real life or symbolic models is called
a) Modeling c) Social Schema
b) Conforming to stereotypes d) Gender Culture
5. In, masculinity and femininity were considered as polarities.
a) MMPI c) Bem Sex Role Inventory
b) Personal Attribute questionnaire d) Gender Configuration Scale
6. Ministry of Women Development Pakistan was established as an independent ministry in
a) 2004 c) 2005
b) 2006 d) 2009
7. Females frequently considered having higher specialty in:
a) Spatial c) Mathematical
b) Language d) Cognitive
8. According to Psychoanalytic approach, development of gender occur in stage
a) Oral c) Anal
b) Phallic d) Genital
9. Under the Acid Control and Acid Crime Prevention Bill 2011, the perpetrator can be sentenced up to maximum imprisonment.
a) 10 years c) 12 years
b) 14 years d) 16 years
10. Hudood Ordinances were enacted in
a) 1989 c) 1969
b) 1980 d) 1979



Subject: Gender Issue in Psychology

Time Allowed: 2 Hours 45 Minutes

Maximum Marks: 50



Part-II Give short details of each of them, each answer carries equal marks. (20)

Q#1: Explain gender as a social category.

Q#2: What are the sex differences in brain architecture?

Q#3: What are contemporary gender issues in Pakistan? Discuss briefly.

Q#4: Briefly explain cognitive theories of aggression


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

Q#1: Explain in detail sexual harassment. Also, describe the characteristics of its perpetrators and victims.

Q#2: Discuss in detail the theories of gender.

Q#3: Write and detailed note on Women and law.