Interview Question Bank - Humanities : Psychology

Top Psychology Questions
  • What are the different methods used to assess psychological attributes?
  • What is the difference between intelligence and aptitude?
  • What is projection?
  • What is the difference between cooperation and compliance?
  • What is personal identity?
  • What do you understand by the term coping?
  • What is vicarious learning?
  • Which factors influence attitude change?
  • How can we treat psychological disorders?
  • What are the stages of group formation?
  • What are cardinal traits?
  • What are the major types of mood disorder?
  • What are the 3 levels of consciousness?
  • What is group polarization?
  • What do you understand by the Gardner's ‘Theory of Multiple Intelligence’?
  • What is psychological assessment?
  • What are the various methods used for psychological assessment?
  • What are the differences between conformity and compliance?
  • What is personality?
  • What do you understand by behavioral analysis?
  • What is the meaning of impression formation?
  • What are the various stress management techniques that you are aware of?
  • What are the important dimensions of personality according to Eyensck?
  • What is the difference between hearing and listening?
  • What do you understand by the general adaptation syndrome?
  • What are the various environmental effects on human behavior?
  • What is social loafing?
  • Discuss the various conflict resolution strategies.
  • What is reinforcement?
  • Which motivation theories are you aware of?
  • What is the meaning of self-actualization?
  • What are the different cognitive processes?
  • What do you understand by Piaget’s cognitive development?
  • What is perception?
  • How can one improve self efficacy?
  • What is the difference between directive and non-directive counseling?
  • Can you talk about the Maslow's hierarchy of needs?
  • Which theories of learning are you aware of?
  • What do you understand by the psychoanalytic theory?
  • What are the differences between the trait and situational approach to leadership?
  • What is personal inventory?
  • Which theory of motivation would you favour and why?
  • What is dissociative identity disorder?
  • How would you use the goal setting theory to understand work motivation?
  • Which contingency approach to leadership would you use and why?
  • What are the qualities of an effective counselor?
  • What are the major trends in modern social psychology according to you?
  • How are inferences and judgments made in the social world?
  • What is Freud's theory of personality?
  • Which attribution errors are you aware of?
  • What is Bystander effect?
  • What do you understand by Feidler's theory of leadership?
  • What have been the contributions of Adler and Jung to classical psychology?
  • What is the Gestalt approach?
  • What are the different types of norms?
  • What are the goals of research in psychology?
  • What are the various perspectives of behavior in psychology?
  • What is perceptual constancy?
  • How can we apply the principles of operant conditioning in managing behavior?
  • How can we apply the principles of learning in our daily routine?
  • What is the reconstructive nature of memory?
  • What are the various levels of the processing model of memory?
  • What can be the cross-cultural leadership issues according to you?
  • What are the various methods of personality assessment?
  • What are the notions of self and identity?
  • What role does heredity and environment play in intelligence?
  • What is the psychometric approach to intelligence?
  • How can one promote job involvement?
  • What is physiological psychology?
  • What do you think is the relationship between health and psychology?
  • What are the components of well-being?
  • What is emotional intelligence?
  • What are illusions?
  • How can we resolve motivational conflicts?
  • What is existentialism?
  • What is the object relations theory?
  • What is Lewin's field theory?
  • What is the difference between structuralism and functionalism?
  • What is organizational climate?
  • What are the characteristics of short term and long term memory?
  • How is motivation related to performance?
  • What is the physiology of emotions?
  • What are the various ways of problem solving?
  • What are the various ways of decision making?
  • What is selective attention?
  • What are the functions of the autonomous nervous system?
  • How is the left brain different from the right brain?
  • What is determinism?
  • How is neo behaviorism different from behaviorism?
  • What is the third force movement in psychology?
  • What is prosocial behaviour?
  • What is Ego and Superego as per Freud?
  • What was B.F. Skinner's contribution to the field of psychology?
  • What can be the applications of counseling in business?
  • What are your major personal learnings from your graduation in psychology?
  • Which are the periods of psychological development in a human being's life?
  • What are the qualitative and quantitative methods of research used in psychology?
  • What is Eustress?
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