questionGeneral Psychology
Old Question Paper
Year: 2012 | Semester: Spring
Pokhara University
Management Notes

Exam 2012 Spring

1. a. Define psychology as a scientific discipline. [7]
b. Describe psychology as an important subject in the field of organization. [8]
Describe psychology in terms of S-R and S-O-R paradigms.

2. a.  Brain is understood as the headquarter of the human body. Describe the role of brain in human information processing. [8]
b. Describe the type theory of personality. [7]

3. a. Define memory and describe type of human memory. [7]
Illustrate major causes of forgetting.
b. Describe one of the theories of learning with example. [8]

4. a. Maslow’s theory of motivation is the most applied one regarding human need. Give example of the theory. [8]
b. Define stress and briefly describe way to reduce the stress in day-to-day life. [7]

5. a. Describe the processes of perception. [8]
Sensation is regarded as raw material of perception. Discuss.
b. Describe attention and its types. [7]

6. a. Given meaning and definition of problem solving. Briefly describe the steps of problem solving. [3+4]
b. Describe intelligence as a basis of individual difference. [8]

7. Write short notes on any two: [2×5=10]
a. Types of emotion
b. Creative thinking
c. Illusion