Human Growth & Development in Childhood Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How does decentration differ from centration?

Question 2 2. The process of growth in the area of thinking is called:

Question 3 3. Focusing on one aspect of a situation and ignoring others is called:

Question 4 4. Aggression, where the focus is on getting what you want, but not on hurting others, is:

Question 5 5. Why does physical bullying fall under the category of hostile aggression?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is NOT an example of relational aggression?

Question 7 7. What stage of child development would a one-year-old fall into?

Question 8 8. What is another term for middle childhood?

Question 9 9. Which of the following changes are common during adolescence:

Question 10 10. 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:

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Question 11 11. Middle childhood lasts from age _____ to _____.

Question 12 12. _____ stress is more detrimental than _____ stress.

Question 13 13. Why does the content of classes often cause problems for children in middle childhood?

Question 14 14. Causing social isolation through social exclusion or spreading rumors is called _____.

Question 15 15. The period of life between ages seven and twelve is called _____.

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Question 16 16. Divorce can be tough on young children because _____.

Question 17 17. Which of the following is NOT a type of development humans experience?

Question 18 18. Why is parental substance abuse a major issue?

Question 19 19. How can parents foster independence and also offer security?

Question 20 20. Which of the following is an example of addressing a child's abilities in order to heighten self-esteem?

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Question 21 21. A child's self-esteem is affected by all of the following factors, EXCEPT:

Question 22 22. John's parents have decided that he will enlist in the Army after high school. John hasn't given much thought to what he wants to do and will most likely do what they advise. According to James Marcia, accepting his parents' advice will put John into _____.

Question 23 23. According to James Marcia, a person who has always known what they wanted to become since they were a small child and thus never considered other options is considered to be _____.

Question 24 24. If someone doesn't have a clear identity and seems lacking in understanding their sense of self, this is known as _____.

Question 25 25. A flat rectangle of snow covering a driveway is shovelled into a big, tall pile. If a child has a sense of conservation, then what conclusion will they draw about the snow?

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Question 26 26. Development is the process of _____ and _____ that everyone goes through.

Question 27 27. Fine motor development allows us to perform which one of the following activities?

Question 28 28. Why is a child's interpretation of a situation important to how it affects them?

Question 29 29. Households with working mothers are often more _____ than those with at-home mothers.

Question 30 30. Studies indicate that children whose parents were substance abusers _____ on standardized tests.

Human Growth & Development in Childhood Chapter Exam Instructions

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