A-AS Level (CIE) Psychology: Specimen Questions with Answers 137 - 139 of 299

Question number: 137


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List out the multiple intelligences identified by Gardner? (Mark 4)


Multiple intelligences identified by Gardner are as follows:

  • Linguistic intelligence

  • Logical-mathematical intelligence

  • Musical intelligence

  • Bodily-kinaesthetic intelligence

  • Spatial intelligence

  • Interpersonal intelligence

  • Intrapersonal intelligence

  • Naturalistic intelligence

  • Existential intelligence

Multiple intelligences identified by Gardner

Multiple Intelligences Identified by Gardner

Question number: 138


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Whatever their performance on various tests and tasks, it is clear that many people make major creative contributions into their so-called retirement years. Give some examples of famous personalities who had succeeded in their old age. (Marks 4)


Mohandas Gandhi led India’s opposition to British occupation in his late seventies

Ronald Reagan celebrated his seventieth birthday as a resident of the white house, having initiated a set of new policies that would come to be called “Reaganomics”- Any appropriate response

Question number: 139


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Explain Insight learning and how does insight learning occur? (Marks 4)


  • In a typical insight situation, a problem is posed, a period follows during which no apparent progress is made, and then the solution comes suddenly.

  • A learning curve of insight learning would show no evidence for learning for a time, then suddenly learning would be almost complete.

  • Human being who solve a problem insightfully usually experience a good feeling called an “Aha! “Experience

Insight learning Kohler

Insight Learning Kohler