Psychology 103: Human Growth and Development Final Exam

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Question 1 1. FILL IN THE BLANKS: According to _______ language is acquired in the same way as any other behavior, through operant conditioning. ________ states that language is acquired from the interactions between innate ability and environmental influences.

Question 2 2. At age 26, Sergio has had several romantic relationships that failed due to his jealousy and overdependence. Which of the following is a possible explanation for Sergio's behavior?

Question 3 3. Why is the mother's nutrition during the prenatal period important?

Question 4 4. William Damon's research supported Kohlberg's proposal that children who are in the gender consistency stage are also _____.

Question 5 5. Which of the following is not one of the five observable behaviors according to Italian educator Maria Montessori?

Question 6 6. According to Levinson, what is adult development based on?

Question 7 7.

Chelsea frequently overindulges in her food choices, which leaves her feeling ashamed of the possible weight she could gain. In order to not worry about the excessive amount of calories she has consumed, she makes herself throw up.

Which of the following eating disorders does Chelsea suffer from?

Question 8 8. Which of the following theorist explained that teens go through four unique stages in their quest toward forming an identity and called each stage an identity status?

Question 9 9. Why is it important to assess creativity in children?

Question 10 10. A decrease in response to a stimulus after repeated exposure to the same stimulus is called _____.

Question 11 11. Identify the best example of the transactional effect from the following choices.

Question 12 12. What is the main function of the prenatal environment?

Question 13 13. According to educational psychologists, which parenting style is considered to be ideal -- most often resulting in children with high self-esteem, good social skills, and success at school?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is an example of habituation?

Question 15 15. Ivan was diagnosed with severe depression. He has a(n) _____ developmental abnormality.

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