Family & Child Development Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why is the psychoanalytic theory of development not given as much attention as other theories?

Question 2 2. Which of the following is a false statement about good personal hygiene?

Question 3 3. The _____ stage of Piaget's cognitive development theory is characterized by the development of abstract systems of thought that allow learners to solve complex problems with multiple factors.

Question 4 4. How many calories per day do school-aged children need?

Question 5 5. Which of these is not true of a high-context culture?

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Question 6 6. What does it mean to say that we live in a world of economic interdependence?

Question 7 7. Empathy usually emerges during which stage?

Question 8 8. Which term describes internal feelings that are demonstrated outwardly by behaviors:

Question 9 9. How could poor personal hygiene affect you socially?

Question 10 10. The _____ stage of Piaget's cognitive development theory is characterized by the development of logical operations, classification, and conservation.

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Question 11 11. If an outsider is feeling overwhelmed by the culture they're visiting because they feel like everyone is micro-managing them, nobody likes them, and everyone is too formal, where is this person from and where are they visiting?

Question 12 12. Is there such thing as a best type of family? Why or why not?

Question 13 13. 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 14 14. How many calories per day do preschoolers need?

Question 15 15. What is the estimated basic cost to raise a single child to the age of 18?

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Question 16 16. What do we mean when we say 'good personal hygiene'?

Question 17 17. What is globalization?

Question 18 18. According to the social learning theory, what can happen when a child imitates another person and then is praised for it?

Question 19 19. Why are matrifocal families more common than patrifocal families?

Question 20 20. What determines if a blended family will have a positive effect on a child?

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Question 21 21. Self-awareness and language development add to emotional development in this age group:

Question 22 22. Examples of healthy snacks for school-aged children are?

Question 23 23. Adrienne just witnessed a serious car accident. She quickly walks over to see if the victims in both cars are okay. She then makes the decision to call 911 based on the victims' injuries. Finally, Adrienne goes back to the car that contains the most critically injured victims and begins to address the injuries the best she can until help arrives. Which of the following describes Adrienne's actions?

Question 24 24. Why would a psychologist who subscribes to the attachment theory ask Sally about the bond with her parents?

Question 25 25. CPR stands for:

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Question 26 26. How is the social learning theory different from the psychoanalytic theory?

Question 27 27. Emotional expressions help this age group get needs met and increase bonding:

Question 28 28. Jonathan walks into the dining room and sees his Mom grasping her throat and hears her making short, high-pitched sounds. He should move quickly to perform _____.

Question 29 29. Which of these is not an example of interpersonal communication?

Question 30 30. Identify the fundamental question in a discussion to have kids.

Family & Child Development Chapter Exam Instructions

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