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Cognitive Development in Middle Childhood Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following people is considered intrinsically motivated?

Question 2 2. Dyslexia is a learning disability that impairs a person's _____ ability.

Question 3 3. Manipulating the world in your mind to solve a problem is called:

Question 4 4. Madeline received a score of 125 on her IQ test. What category might this place her in?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is an example of reversibility?

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Question 6 6. Extrinsic motivation is defined as _____.

Question 7 7. A person who learns mathematics better when they do a problem themselves instead of listening to a lecture utilizes _____.

Question 8 8. Middle childhood is the period of life from ages _____ to _____.

Question 9 9. Maria is taking an anatomy course where she needs to learn all the bones in the human body. Which component of analytical intelligence is she applying?

Question 10 10. Why is the concrete operational stage an important developmental stage?

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Question 11 11. The period of development between ages _____ and _____ is known as the concrete operational stage.

Question 12 12. Which of the following is NOT a reason for determining a child's IQ score?

Question 13 13. Intellectual growth is called:

Question 14 14. Sergio handles real world situations easily; he MOST likely has high _____.

Question 15 15. Why is it important to assess creativity in children?

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Question 16 16. When we manipulate the world in our mind in order to solve problems, we are performing a _____.

Question 17 17. According to Renzulli, at the _____ of above-average ability, task commitment, and creativity you will find gifted behavior.

Question 18 18. Which of the following is NOT a symptom of dysgraphia?

Question 19 19. Howard Gardner theorized that people exhibit intelligence in _____.

Question 20 20. Despite thorough instruction, Greta's handwriting continues to contain inappropriately sized and spaced letters, along with wrong and misspelled words. She is struggling with which of the following learning disorders?

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Question 21 21. When David is reading to himself he tends to put syllables in the wrong order and reverse or invert some letters. David is struggling with which of the following learning disorder?

Question 22 22. How a person learns to perform repeated tasks automatically is called _____ .

Question 23 23. _____ leads to better _____.

Question 24 24. Learning disorders _____.

Question 25 25. The first IQ test was developed by _____.

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Question 26 26. All of the following statements are true about creative intelligence, EXCEPT:

Question 27 27. A person with a heightened self-awareness has a high level of _____.

Question 28 28. A general definition for giftedness is _____.

Question 29 29. Common behaviors that most children with learning disabilities exhibit fall into the categories of _____ and _____.

Question 30 30. How did Renzulli theorize that giftedness arises?

Cognitive Development in Middle Childhood Chapter Exam Instructions

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