Developmental Psychology: Help and Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Adaptation is _____.

Question 2 2. A child who is just beginning to understand that others may think differently than them, is in which state of cognitive development?

Question 3 3. In Harlow's experiment, the wire monkey mother offered _____.

Question 4 4. A game of peek-a-boo entertains infants because:

Question 5 5. With regards to the nature vs. nurture debate, a child's development may be affected by nurturing if

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Question 6 6. Which of the following best describes the actions of a parent with an authoritarian lifestyle?

Question 7 7. An example of assimilation is a child who has only seen brown horses seeing a white horse for the first time and _____.

Question 8 8. Rachel is pregnant with her first child and wants to be sure she is doing everything she can to help her baby grow and develop. Which of the following would most likely be recommended to Rachel to promote the psychological development of her baby?

Question 9 9. Which of the following describes the permissive parenting style?

Question 10 10. Harlow determined that maternal contact is not needed for survival, and is _____.

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Question 11 11. Based on Harlow's research, which situation would result in monkeys developing typical social behavior?

Question 12 12. Through his research, Harlow concluded that the monkeys developed a preference for a certain surrogate mother based on _____.

Question 13 13. The struggle between intimacy and isolation is most common during the _____

Question 14 14. A person who breaks a law that she perceives as unjust, such as civil-rights advocates did in the 1960s, is in _____ of moral development.

Question 15 15. Which of the following is an example of a continuity?

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Question 16 16. A child not stealing a cookie for fear of being punished is in _____ of moral development.

Question 17 17. A zygote is an _____.

Question 18 18. Exposure to teratogens during key developmental periods has been shown to cause which of the following?

Question 19 19. The conflict between trust and mistrust defines the _____

Question 20 20. A child hiding a cookie so he doesn't have to share it with the other kids is in _____ of moral development.

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Question 21 21. Psychological development is influenced by

Question 22 22. Researchers have found that the benefits of authoritative parenting include _____.

Question 23 23. A child would be more successful in an algebra class if she had reached which stage of cognitive development?

Question 24 24. An elderly adult who feels content about her life is experiencing _____

Question 25 25. Developmental psychology involves studying how we change

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Question 26 26. Why is the nine week mark important during fetal development?

Question 27 27. A monkey was raised in total isolation without contact with other monkeys. What is the most likely result of this experience?

Question 28 28. Rosie is a nine-month-old baby girl who loves to experience and explore her environment. What might this indicate about Rosie's development?

Question 29 29. According to Erik Erikson, psychosocial identities involve the interplay between our _____.

Question 30 30. A child who shares her lunch snack with a classmate she wants to make friends with is in _____ of moral development.

Developmental Psychology: Help and Review Chapter Exam Instructions

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