GACE Early Childhood Education: Social Influences on Health Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The agent of socialization that is usually considered to be the most important in childhood is _____.

Question 2 2. Why are matrifocal families more common than patrifocal families?

Question 3 3. The agent of socialization that usually provides children with their first system of values, norms, and beliefs is their _____.

Question 4 4. Kids develop independence from their parents through the influence of:

Question 5 5. Which of the following is NOT a benefit of extended family?

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Question 6 6. Why is parental substance abuse a major issue?

Question 7 7. Is there such thing as a best type of family? Why or why not?

Question 8 8. Why is television likely to influence a child's socioemotional development?

Question 9 9. What determines if a blended family will have a positive effect on a child?

Question 10 10. The Lopez family consists of Maria, her husband Frank, and their two children Lucas and Alannah. They would best be described as a _____ family.

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Question 11 11. Divorce can be tough on young children because _____.

Question 12 12. All of the following statements about socialization are true, EXCEPT:

Question 13 13. How does school act as an agent of socialization?

Question 14 14. How does our childhood peer group act as an agent of socialization?

Question 15 15. Which of the following is a universal cultural norm?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is NOT a type of development humans experience?

Question 17 17. Why is mass media an important agent of socialization?

Question 18 18. One type of development is:

Question 19 19. Children's television has a _____ effect on development. However, some studies suggest that _____ television has a negative effect on behavior.

Question 20 20. Resilience in children tends to be particularly high regarding _____ issues.

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Question 21 21. Studies indicate that children whose parents were substance abusers _____ on standardized tests.

GACE Early Childhood Education: Social Influences on Health Chapter Exam Instructions

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