Growth & Development in Adulthood Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Accepting that both sides of an argument are valid is called:

Question 2 2. The area of the brain that is responsible for regulating behavior is the _____ lobe.

Question 3 3. Nancy is 26 years old. Physically, she has reached her full height, yet she continues to grow intellectually and has developed a better understanding of the world around her. Which stage of her cognitive development is Nancy?

Question 4 4. What happens to a person's sex drive if they have lot of testosterone?

Question 5 5. A stroke that has no clinical symptoms is called a _____ stroke.

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Question 6 6. The two types of symptoms of frontotemporal dementia are _____ and _____.

Question 7 7. Which of the following does NOT increase a person's risk of cardiovascular disease?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is a problem related to sexual dysfunction in women during middle adulthood?

Question 9 9. What does cognition refers to?

Question 10 10. How does multi-infarct dementia differ from frontotemporal dementia?

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Question 11 11. The language centers of the brain are found in the _____ lobe.

Question 12 12. How does the frequency of sexual active differ once people have passed early adulthood?

Question 13 13. A man's level of fertility depends on the _____ and _____ of sperm.

Question 14 14. What is one reason many women experience a decline in frequency of sexual activity in middle adulthood?

Question 15 15. During middle adulthood, executive functioning and wisdom tend to _____.

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Question 16 16. Why might someone choose an emotion-focused strategy to deal with stress rather than a problem-focused strategy?

Question 17 17. Which of the following refers to the stage of cognitive development in which there's an understanding that contradictions exist in the world?

Question 18 18. Intellectual growth is called:

Question 19 19. The capacity to produce offspring is called:

Question 20 20. The time of life between ages 40 and 65 is called _____.

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Question 21 21. How can work improve cognitive development?

Question 22 22. Coping with stress with subconscious mechanisms is called _____.

Question 23 23. George is very laid back and is sometimes called a slacker. He is most likely a _____ personality.

Question 24 24. Why do people typically have higher sex drives in their twenties?

Question 25 25. Incorporating both sides of an argument into a new, more fully-developed idea is called:

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Question 26 26. Thinking and reasoning skills are called:

Question 27 27. Applying past lessons to present situations is called _____.

Question 28 28. The best way to build muscle and increase metabolism is to:

Question 29 29. In dialectical reasoning, a person's original belief is called:

Question 30 30. The period of life between adolescence and middle age is called _____.

Growth & Development in Adulthood Chapter Exam Instructions

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