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Human Growth & Development in Adulthood Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following developments does not usually occur in middle adulthood?

Question 2 2. Which of the following changes are aspects of late adulthood?

Question 3 3. How is the development of an adolescent different from the development of an early adult?

Question 4 4. Loss of skin elasticity, fine lines, and hair thinning are all physical changes that occur during _____.

Question 5 5. Which of the following factors is the most important indicator of positive outcomes in late adulthood?

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Question 6 6. Carl Jung explained that development in adulthood is displayed through these actions:

Question 7 7. William Perry described complete young adult development as moving from a place of authorities having all answers to:

Question 8 8. Let's say you met a man who always avoided public speaking because he had a difficult experience with it as a child. Which theorist addresses his situation in the idea of development?

Question 9 9. What do the adulthood theories of Levinson, Gould, Perry, and Jung all have in common?

Question 10 10. Daniel Levinson explained that development occurs as adults:

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Question 11 11. Which answer choice illustrates a person striving to become his or her ideal self?

Question 12 12. Compared to an adolescent, an adult's self concept is _____.

Question 13 13. How does the individual self differ from the relational self?

Question 14 14. Which person's self image is an example of congruence?

Question 15 15. According to Rogers, self concept _____.

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Question 16 16. Which of the following statements is true about the Brand hypothesis?

Question 17 17. Which of the following is true about fluid and crystallized intelligence as people age?

Question 18 18. What is the difference between fluid and crystallized intelligence?

Question 19 19. Which of the following is the way that researchers challenged the notion that IQ declines after early adulthood?

Question 20 20. According to the Brand hypothesis, how does intelligence change with age?

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Question 21 21. Why are planning and strategizing associated with executive functioning?

Question 22 22. The time of life between ages 40 and 65 is called _____.

Question 23 23. During middle adulthood, executive functioning and wisdom tend to _____.

Question 24 24. Good judgment is also called _____.

Question 25 25. Which of the following refers to thinking processes?

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Question 26 26. The language centers of the brain are found in the _____ lobe.

Question 27 27. How does multi-infarct dementia differ from frontotemporal dementia?

Question 28 28. The two types of symptoms of frontotemporal dementia are _____ and _____.

Question 29 29. A stroke that has no clinical symptoms is called a _____ stroke.

Question 30 30. The area of the brain that is responsible for regulating behavior is the _____ lobe.

Human Growth & Development in Adulthood Chapter Exam Instructions

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