Developmental Delays & Disabilities Chapter Exam

Exam Instructions:

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

Page 1

Question 1 1. Which of the following is NOT one of the four types of developmental delay?

Question 2 2. What is developmental delay?

Question 3 3. Which of the following statements regarding symptoms of developmental delays is NOT correct?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is NOT a cause of developmental delay in children?

Question 5 5. Intellectual disability is usually diagnosed before age 18, and is characterized by _____.

Page 2

Question 6 6. A person with an IQ of 29 is most likely _____.

Question 7 7. A mother brings her child to a doctor to discuss some questions she has regarding her son's development. The doctor notes a low IQ and some issues with communication with the young child, and eventually arrives at a diagnosis of an intellectual disability. What is LIKELY NOT a possible cause of this child's disability?

Question 8 8. Sue, a pregnant woman, lives in a very old house that she is currently restoring. What is one step she could take to reduce risk of an intellectual disability caused by environment?

Question 9 9. Physical disabilities can be the result of:

Question 10 10. Which term best describes tools or strategies that allow people to minimize the impact that a physical condition has on a person's daily life?

Page 3

Question 11 11. The term physical disability can be defined as a physical condition that impacts:

Question 12 12. Which condition listed below could be considered a physical disability?

Question 13 13. 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 14 14. What does IEP stand for?

Question 15 15. Learning disorders _____.

Page 4

Question 16 16. 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?

Question 17 17. In autism:

Question 18 18. Which of the following signs and symptoms fit the bill for a person with autism:

Question 19 19. How is autism diagnosed?

Question 20 20. An abnormal appetite for things such as clay, chalk, and dirt is known as:

Page 5

Question 21 21. Down syndrome may be diagnosed via a(n):

Question 22 22. Another name for Down syndrome is:

Question 23 23. Down syndrome may cause problems that involved the:

Question 24 24. An area of the brain responsible for behavior, attention, decision making, emotion, and complex thought is called (the):

Question 25 25. Which one of the conditions below is NOT considered a developmental disability?

Page 6

Question 26 26. What should a parent of a child who does NOT achieve key developmental milestones by a reasonable age do?

Question 27 27. The term 'developmental disabilities' describes:

Question 28 28. Based on recent research by the CDC, what is the prevalence rate of developmental disabilities in the United States?

Question 29 29. Which of the following statements is NOT true?

Question 30 30. Which of the following is FALSE of an IEP, or Individualized Educational Program?

Developmental Delays & Disabilities Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

WEST-W Early Childhood Special Education (071): Study Guide & Practice  /  Social Science Courses
Support