CBSE Board Class 12 Psychology Previous Year Question Papers 2007


CBSE Board Previous Year Question Papers 2007 for Class 12 Psychology

CBSE Board Previous Year Question Papers 2007
Class 12 Psychology
Time allowed : 3 hours Maximum Marks: 70
Instructions  :
(i) All  questions are compulsory.
(ii) Answers should be brief and to the point.
(iii) Marks for each question are indicated against it.
(iv)     Question Nos. 1-7 in Part A are very short answer type questions carrying 2 marks
each. Answer to each question should not exceed 30 words,
(v)      Question Nos. 8-13 in Part B are short answer type-II questions carrying 3 marks
each. Answer to each question should not exceed 60 words,
(vi)     Question Nos. 14- 19 in Part C are short answer type-I questions carrying 4 marks
each. Answer to each question should not exceed 100 words,
(vii) Question Nos. 20-21 in Part D are long answer type questions carrying 7 marks
each. Answer to each question should not exceed 200 words.

1. What is aptitude ? 2

2. Explain naturalistic intelligence. 2

3. Give two examples of projective tests of personality. 2

4. What is self ? 2

5. Describe implosive therapy. 2

6. State two ways to promote pro-environmental behaviour. 2

7. Give two effects of crowding on human behaviour. 2

8. Explain the components of attitudes. 3

9. State any three strategies for overcoming prejudice. 3

10. Describe the sources of stress. 3

11. What is task-oriented coping ? 3

12. Enumerate the steps in systematic desensitization. 3

13. Differentiate between ordinal and interval scales. 3

14. Differentiate between simultaneous and successive processing. Give suitable examples. 4

15. What are defense mechanisms ? Explain reaction formation. 4

16. Explain work motivation. 4

17. State the effects of urbanisation. 4

18. Give the stages through which an interview proceeds. 4

19. Give the advantages and limitations of various measures of central tendency. 4

20. State the functions of managers. 4

21. What are the causes of gender discrimination? 4

22. Describe briefly the stages in the counselling process. 4

23. State the salient features of normal distribution curve. 4

24. What is a group ? Describe the factors facilitating formation of a group. 8
OR
Discuss the different styles of leadership.

25. State major types of anxiety disorders. Explain obsessive-compulsive disorders
with examples.