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Developmental Psychology in Children and Adolescents: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What element did Gilligan consider in her theory of moral development after it was not fully addressed by Kohlberg?

Question 2 2. The issue in developmental psychology that involves debate over the contributions of heredity and the environment is known as the _____.

Question 3 3. An example of assimilation is a child who has only seen brown horses seeing a white horse for the first time and _____.

Question 4 4. Self-constructed beliefs regarding specific traits and behaviors of males and females are referred to as _____.

Question 5 5. An English-speaking student attends a class in which instruction is 100% in French. This approach to second-language learning is referred to as _____.

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Question 6 6. Interpersonal relationships serve multiple functions in a child's social development, such as _____.

Question 7 7. Leo is 10 months old and he just learned how to wave goodbye. This an example of a _____.

Question 8 8. The component of language that involves the rules of structure and speech sounds is called _____.

Question 9 9. The belief that teachers should encourage collaborative learning in the classroom is part of the _____ approach to learning.

Question 10 10. 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 11 11. Mr. Rudolph introduced the phrase 'Every Good Boy Does Fine' as a memory aid to help his students remember the treble clef. In terms of cognitive psychology, what type of tool is Mr. Rudolph utilizing for his students?

Question 12 12. All of the following are recommended practices of promoting prosocial and moral behavior in the classroom, EXCEPT:

Question 13 13. A child not stealing a cookie for fear of being punished is in _____ of moral development.

Question 14 14. Girls are more likely to show a greater interest in attending college. This gender difference is reflected in which grade level?

Question 15 15. A _____ consists of a large loose-knit social group that shares common interests and attitudes.

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Question 16 16. Vygotsky's theory emphasizes the importance of a more advanced other who serves as a guide to provide _____ for the learner.

Question 17 17. Presenting ideas and concepts in small amounts to avoid cognitive overload is an application of which basic assumption of cognitive psychology?

Question 18 18. Which of the following areas of thinking is NOT included in concrete operational structure?

Question 19 19. As the child ages, friends go from being a source of _____ to a source of _____.

Question 20 20. How can a mediated learning experience help a child advance his/her level of cognitive development?

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Question 21 21. All of the following strategies promote multicultural instruction in the classroom EXCEPT:

Question 22 22. Alex can solve addition problems independently, but he needs a little assistance when solving subtraction problems. We can say that addition problems are within Alex's _____ and subtraction problems are within his _____.

Question 23 23. The concept of _____ is characterized by environmental influences, such as beliefs and values.

Question 24 24. The process of combining many separate pieces of information to form an understanding about one concept or event is referred to as?

Question 25 25. The period of development in which children are more susceptible to environmental influences is referred to as _____.

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Question 26 26. Who proposed that children are born with a language acquisition device?

Question 27 27. Jessica often allows her friends to copy her science homework. She's fully aware she could be punished, but she wants her friends to do well in class. Jessica appears to be at what stage of moral development according to Gilligan's Ethics of Care theory?

Question 28 28. An identity crisis is most likely to take place during the _____

Question 29 29. Knowing that a sandwich contains the same amount of food whether it is cut into two pieces or four pieces represents the concept of _____.

Question 30 30. All of the following are gender differences observed by researchers, EXCEPT:

Developmental Psychology in Children and Adolescents: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam Instructions

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