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Atypical Development in Children and Adolescents Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Karla was diagnosed with mild dyslexia. How can this affect her life?

Question 2 2. A type of health condition that results in limited mobility, speech, vision, or hearing is referred to as _____.

Question 3 3. How can deviance lead to rejection by a group?

Question 4 4. Which of the following can cause a mental disability?

Question 5 5. In David Rosenham's experiment with diagnosing psychological disorders, the best results were obtained

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Question 6 6. Which of the following can be a consequence of social norms?

Question 7 7. Ivan was diagnosed with severe depression. He has a(n) _____ developmental abnormality.

Question 8 8. Which of the following is true of a physical disability?

Question 9 9. Why is early intervention for developmental abnormalities important?

Question 10 10. How is abnormal development defined?

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Question 11 11. How can developmental psychologists diagnose a developmental abnormality?

Question 12 12. How does the study of human development help us understand developmental abnormalities in children?

Question 13 13. All of the following can be expressions of a developmental abnormality in a child, EXCEPT:

Question 14 14. All of the following statements are true, EXCEPT:

Question 15 15. Which of the following is not a category of physical disabilities?

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Question 16 16. Including social and environmental factors in the DSM is important because

Question 17 17. All of the following are examples of abnormal development, EXCEPT:

Question 18 18. Axis II in the DSM includes

Question 19 19. Which of the following is an example of a chronic illness?

Question 20 20. The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders has undergone many revisions because

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Question 21 21. What is a mental disability?

Question 22 22. Which of the following is an example of a developmental abnormality in children?

Question 23 23. Axis I in the DSM includes

Question 24 24. How is developmental abnormality defined?

Question 25 25. How are the effects of physical disabilities and chronic illnesses similar?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following is NOT an example of a social norm?

Question 27 27. A social norm is described as _____.

Question 28 28. How do adolescents and adults view social norms?

Question 29 29. What sets psychotic disorders apart from other psychological disabilities?

Question 30 30. Genesis is four years old. At the age of two, she was diagnosed with hypoacusia, a health condition that impairs hearing. Now, she uses a hearing device and receives therapy in order to learn how to speak and hear. What kind of developmental abnormality is this?

Atypical Development in Children and Adolescents Chapter Exam Instructions

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