Personality

Personality The term personality has been derived from the Latin word persona which means a mask. It was used by actors to hide themselves and to act without being noticed  by the audience. Layman’s View: Layman look at personality from the point of view of dress, manners facial expressions etc, this is not true however….

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Motiation

Motiation The term Motivation is derived from the Latin word ‘Move ere’ which means is ‘ to move.’ In the literal sense – it is a process, which arouses the energy of drive in the individual to process in an activity. The activity aroused, fulfils the need and reduces the drive or tension. Until it…

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Theory Of Learning

Theory Of Learning Psychologists have tired to perform experiments to know phenomenon of learning as a result developed learning theories. Each theory with its systematic body of knowledge explains the nature and process of learning .These theories represent board principle and techniques of learning. The set of rules and the laws of learning having wide…

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Stages Of Learning

Stages Of Learning Motor Learning: When the child is young and his mental capacities are not so developed he learns the motor activity such as eye-hand coordination, walking, running, languages etc.It is a sort of imitation learning e.g child first learning to write on dots, then to write him/her self without help and after that…

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Meaning Of Learning

Meaning Of Learning Learning is aid to be equivalent to change, modification, development, improvement and adjustment. It is not only confined to school learning but even cycling reading writing  or typing, singing, effects or impressions on the individual. We are going to give you important definitions box given below which will help you to understand…

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Aptitude

Aptitude “An aptitude is a condition or combination of characteristics indicative of an individuals’ ability to acquire with training some specific knowledge, skill, to do mechanical work, etc.  (Freeman) “An aptitude is the probability of the success of an individual with training in a certain type of situation like a job, school etc. (Bingham) “An…

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Classification Of Intelligence Test

Classification Of Intelligence Test Intelligence tests can be classified into two broad categories namely: 1. Individual tests 2. Group test Individual Tests Individual intelligence tests are administered to individual one by one. They are meant to test the intelligence of one individual at a time. Individual tests of intelligence are of two types: Verbal Individual…

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Theories Of Intelligence

Theories Of Intelligence There are various theories of Intelligence but none of them is a complete one. Some of the important theories of Intelligence are as follows. Unitary Theory( or Monarchic Theory) This theory was put forward by Johnson and Stem. According to them, intelligences single unit or capacity to solve all types of problems….

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Meaning Of Intelligence

Meaning Of Intelligence In day to day conversation, we are considered intelligent if he/she successfully confront general life situations. What is there in intelligence that contributes towards this success? Psychologists give some of the important definitions: “Intelligence menas intellect put to use. It is the use of intellectual abilities for handling a situation or accomplishing…

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Environment

Environment According to Boring Longfield & Weld, “A person’s environment consists of the sum total of the stimulation which he receives from his conception until his death.” In the words of Anastasi,” The environment is everything that affects the individual expects his genes”. Duglass and Holland say, “ the term environment is used to describe…

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