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GACE Health Education: Emotional Health & Development Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is considered to present a problem with the James-Lange theory of emotion?

Question 2 2. Being able to control your behaviors is called:

Question 3 3. If you had sustained damage to your amygdala, which of the following situations would you have trouble experiencing?

Question 4 4. The brain processes emotions _____.

Question 5 5. Which of the following factors does NOT contribute to resilience?

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Question 6 6. Ten-year-old Jamal has a laid-back personality and a warm, supportive family. In terms of stress, he LIKELY has a high level of:

Question 7 7. Which of the following is NOT an example of a common fear in children?

Question 8 8. Early childhood is between age _____ and age _____.

Question 9 9. Which of the following is a universal cultural norm?

Question 10 10. Achievement is often closely linked to motivation because:

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Question 11 11. Development is the process of _____ and _____ that everyone goes through.

Question 12 12. William James and Carl Lange are known for their theory stating that _____.

Question 13 13. Middle childhood lasts from age _____ to _____.

Question 14 14. Taking a child who is scared of storms outside to dance in the rain is an example of _____.

Question 15 15. Which of the following is the BEST explanation for why Phineas Gage behaved so differently after his accident?

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Question 16 16. Why is the two-factor theory of emotion called that?

Question 17 17. Michelle was frightened by a scary movie. As a result, her HPA axis responded by:

Question 18 18. An emotion is defined as _____.

Question 19 19. Paul Ekman's experiment determined that a specific six emotions were instinctive because _____.

Question 20 20. Children's television has a _____ effect on development. However, some studies suggest that _____ television has a negative effect on behavior.

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Question 21 21. Vygotsky believed children learn better with the guidance from other children who are slightly ahead of them. This concept is known as:

Question 22 22. _____ stress is more detrimental than _____ stress.

Question 23 23. What is one LIKELY cause for girls' declining motivation for science and math during middle childhood?

Question 24 24. Kids develop independence from their parents through the influence of:

Question 25 25. Why does physical bullying fall under the category of hostile aggression?

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Question 26 26. One type of development is:

Question 27 27. The biological processing of emotions does NOT involve the _____.

Question 28 28. Which emotion found in Robert Plutchik's list is missing from Ekman's original list?

Question 29 29. Which of the following is NOT one of the ways schools contribute to a child's socio-emotional development?

Question 30 30. How did Cannon-Bard's theory of emotion differ from the James-Lange theory?

GACE Health Education: Emotional Health & Development Chapter Exam Instructions

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