Physical and Psychosocial Development in Middle Childhood Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Statistically, what is happening to the traditional family in America?

Question 2 2. A child with Asperger syndrome would likely experience difficulty in all the following situations EXCEPT which one?

Question 3 3. Ethan really wants to fit in with his new friends. Why is this important to him?

Question 4 4. How does the concept of friendship change from early childhood to middle childhood?

Question 5 5. Achievement is often closely linked to motivation because:

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is NOT frequently seen in children on the autism spectrum?

Question 7 7. The single best predictor of childhood depression is having:

Question 8 8. _____ takes into consideration the student's level of English language proficiency.

Question 9 9. Which of the following factors does NOT contribute to resilience?

Question 10 10. Children under the age of _____ should not be left alone because they are not yet mature enough to handle it.

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Question 11 11. A child who is in charge of self-care is called a _____ kid.

Question 12 12. In the _____ approach to language acquisition, up to 5% of class time is spent using the second language.

Question 13 13. Why is a child's interpretation of a situation important to how it affects them?

Question 14 14. The period of life between ages seven and twelve is called _____.

Question 15 15. Which of the following statements is TRUE about a child's adjustment to changes that occur during middle childhood?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following behaviors would NOT be considered characteristic of a child with hyperactivity?

Question 17 17. Which of the following is NOT one of the ways schools contribute to a child's socio-emotional development?

Question 18 18. Dylan wanted children, but did not want to get married. He decided to adopt and recently became the proud father of a little boy. Dylan is an example of _____.

Question 19 19. Two key components of health in middle childhood are _____ and _____.

Question 20 20. Which answer choice represents an example of effective academic instruction for students with ADHD?

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Question 21 21. Why are crash diets not recommended for children?

Question 22 22. With regard to religious diversity in the classroom, which of the following is something that a teacher would not do?

Question 23 23. The time between ages seven and twelve is called _____.

Question 24 24. During middle childhood, which of the following is TRUE?

Question 25 25. Which of the following does NOT have a negative influence on academics?

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Question 26 26. Households with working mothers are often more _____ than those with at-home mothers.

Question 27 27. If a teacher is trying to use culturally relevant pedagogy she would most likely use which of the following instructional strategies?

Question 28 28. Middle childhood lasts from age _____ to _____.

Question 29 29. What is one LIKELY cause for girls' declining motivation for science and math during middle childhood?

Question 30 30.

New immigrants to the United States need to learn how to blend into the American way of life.

A person making the above statement would most likely be a proponent of

Physical and Psychosocial Development in Middle Childhood Chapter Exam Instructions

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