Human Growth & Development Basics Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. By 12 months old, a typically developing infant will be able to _____.

Question 2 2. The following is NOT a fine motor skill?

Question 3 3. Which of the following are the correct stages of speech development?

Question 4 4. Language acquisition

Question 5 5. Why is the psychoanalytic theory of development not given as much attention as other theories?

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Question 6 6. Why would a psychologist who subscribes to the attachment theory ask Sally about the bond with her parents?

Question 7 7. Development is the process of _____ and _____ that humans go through over their lifetime.

Question 8 8. Adolescents gain _____ skills as the prefrontal cortex of their brain develops.

Question 9 9. Empathy usually emerges during which stage?

Question 10 10. The intense emotional experiences associated with first love are usually experienced during this period of development:

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Question 11 11. _____ is the ability to collect and process information from the environment around you.

Question 12 12. The ability to touch, grab, or manipulate objects are examples of what type of motor skills?

Question 13 13. How is abnormal development defined?

Question 14 14. Genesis is four years old. At the age of two, she was diagnosed with hypoacusia, a health condition that impairs hearing. Now, she uses a hearing device and receives therapy in order to learn how to speak and hear. What kind of developmental abnormality is this?

Question 15 15. Which of the following is an example of habituation?

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Question 16 16. Jane is two days old. What is true about this newborn?

Question 17 17. A disability that impacts thinking or memory is called _____.

Question 18 18. A disability that affects movement is called a _____.

Question 19 19. The five categories of sensitive periods are:

Question 20 20. Riley is two-years-old and is very sensitive to vocal sounds and mimicking. He repeats new words he hears and enjoys having stories read to him. Which sensitive period does Riley's behavior suggest he is in?

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Question 21 21. A child should be able to complete simple 3-4 piece puzzles by what age?

Question 22 22. A child should be able to count 10 or more objects by what age?

Question 23 23. All of the following can be expressions of a developmental abnormality in a child, EXCEPT:

Question 24 24. Why is early intervention for developmental abnormalities important?

Question 25 25. Which of the following is not a category of a developmental milestone?

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Question 26 26. What is the critical period hypothesis for learning language?

Question 27 27. According to the social learning theory, what can happen when a child imitates another person and then is praised for it?

Question 28 28. Which of the following is NOT a strategy older adults can use to delay a slowdown in their cognitive development?

Question 29 29. Self-awareness and language development add to emotional development in this age group:

Question 30 30. Walking, running, and crawling are examples of what type of motor skills?

Human Growth & Development Basics Chapter Exam Instructions

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