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1-Developmental psychologists are not interested in: - cultural value systems - behavior modification - the processes of change and constancy - children’s behavior patterns 2-the following fundamental human development issue focuses on the degree to which genetic or hereditary influences and experiential or environmental influences determine the kind of person one is: - nature-nurture issue - continuity-discontinuity issue - universal versus context-specific development issue - psychodynamic-psychosocial issue 3-the first comprehensive life-span view was developed by….? - Lawrence Kohlberg - Erik Erikson -Jean Piaget -Lev Vygotsky 4-when conducting scientific research, the…….of a measure refers to whether it really measures what researchers think it measures. -reliability -validity -correlation -sample 5-when looking at growth in a human embryo, the head develops before the rest of the body. Such growth from the head to the base of the spine illustrated the ……principle. -cephalocaudal -proximodistal -vernix -cerebral 6-Postpartum depression affects approximately -10 to 15% of new mothers. -20 to 25% of new mothers. -50 to 60% of new mothers -all new mothers 7-an apgar score of……. Or higher indicates a baby is in good physical condition. - 3 - 5 - 6 -7 8-research shows that temperament……….. -cannot be identified until an infant is 6 months of age. -is somewhat stable throughout infancy and toddler years -is not stable at all throughout infancy and toddler years -should not impact the types of experiences parents provide 9-you are rolling a toy truck to Tim, and infant, when the truck rolls out of sight. If Tim makes an effort to search truck the is exhibiting. -motherese -conservation -object permanence -symbolism 10-most scientists believe that complex emotions surface at about what age? - 0 to 6 months - 6 to 12 months - 12 to 18 months - 18 to 24 months 11-the following technique is not recommended to foster altruism in children: -modeling warm and caring behavior -warm and supportive discipline -harsh and threatening punishment -giving opportunities to help and cooperate with others 12-intellectual disability is classified as having a score of…… ….or less on intelligence test such as the Standford-Binet. -50 -70 -85 -100 13-according to Diana Baumrind, the following parenting style offers warmth and caring but little parental control. These parents generally accept their children’s behavior and punish them infrequently. -authoritarian parenting -authoritative parenting -permissive parenting -uninvolved parenting 14-in the following type of child abuse, children do not receive adequate food, clothing, or medical care. -physical -sexual -psychological - neglect 15-During adolescence, girls typically begin their growth spurt………. -about 2 years before boys -about 2 years after boys -at the same time as boys -at age 9 16-adolescent suicide is more common in this group than in any other group. -african American -native American -latino American -european American 17-during adulthood, women base their friendships on intimate and emotional sharing, while men base their friendships on ……… -getting together to discuss personal matters -intimate and emotional sharing, just like women -common conflicts and problem-solving -shared activities and interests 18-……… the number of years that a person is free from debilitating chronic disease and impairment. -average life expectancy -useful life expectancy -maximum life expectancy -minimum life expectancy 19-in general, older adults are………..about death than any other age group. -less anxious and more accepting -more anxious and not accepting -more anxious and less accepting -equally anxious 20-according to Elisabeth kubler-ross, people in the………..phase look way out or try to strike a deal when learning about an impending terminal illness. -denial -anger -bargaining -acceptance
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