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Cognitive Development & Aging Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. In the concrete operational stage, a child will learn that:

Question 2 2. Overextending language is when a baby

Question 3 3. Which of the following is true about short-term memory?

Question 4 4. An example of a morpheme is

Question 5 5. Which statement correctly compares the function of Broca's area and Wernicke's area?

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Question 6 6. What is a heuristic?

Question 7 7. Which of the following BEST explains why the alarm calls made by vervet monkeys should not be considered language?

Question 8 8. A child who is just beginning to understand that others may think differently than them, is in which state of cognitive development?

Question 9 9. A seven month old baby repeatedly babbles 'bababa' and 'dadada'. This is an example of

Question 10 10. What is the BEST way to retrieve information from your brain?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is true about long-term memory?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is a benefit of heuristics?

Question 13 13. A child would be more successful in an algebra class if she had reached which stage of cognitive development?

Question 14 14. Applying past lessons to present situations is called _____.

Question 15 15. The holophrastic stage refers to the time when

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Question 16 16. How does the encoding process work?

Question 17 17. Which of the following is an argument against Noam Chomsky's theory of universal language?

Question 18 18. How do explicit-theoretical and implicit-theoretical approaches to wisdom differ?

Question 19 19. A game of peek-a-boo entertains infants because:

Question 20 20. Which two elements of information processing do people in late adulthood struggle with?

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Question 21 21. Trying to figure out what the average person believes about wisdom is the _-theoretical approach.

Question 22 22. How could you BEST describe the role that grammar plays in language?

Question 23 23. The two main types of reasoning are:

Question 24 24. Inductive reasoning involves starting with _____ and then _____.

Question 25 25. What does cognition refers to?

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Question 26 26. Why do psychologists want to study cognition?

Question 27 27. Vowels and consonants are examples of

Cognitive Development & Aging Chapter Exam Instructions

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