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Influences on Early Childhood Development Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Lower socioeconomic status parents are more likely to have _____ education than higher socioeconomic status parents.

Question 2 2. Which of the following does socioeconomic status impact during early childhood development?

Question 3 3. Brian is nonverbal as a result of a severe chronic condition that has damaged his hearing and speech. He uses picture cards to tell adults what he wants to eat or play. This scenario is an example of which of the following types of developmental domains impacted by problems with learning language?

Question 4 4. Kelly is shy and introverted. She has had few opportunities to practice interaction with other kids her own age and doesn't really know what to say to them. Sometimes she doesn't understand what they are talking about. This scenario is an example of which of the following types of developmental domains impacted by problems with learning language?

Question 5 5. A child has strong attachments to relatives at home, which facilitates healthy development and reduces the risk of mental health issues later on. This scenario describes which of the following types of environmental impacts on a child's development?

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Question 6 6. One child has a preventable condition that is not covered by medical insurance. Another child is regularly hungry and nutrient deprived. Yet another has a mild cognitive condition resulting in a learning disability, but the best school charges tuition. These scenarios describe which of the following types of environmental impacts on a child's development?

Question 7 7. Hannah is very shy at preschool, but at her Sunday school she knows that she has things in common with the other kids to talk about, so she is able to make friends with other kids her own age. This is an example of the effect of cultural identity on child development in which of the following domains?

Question 8 8. Daniel's family places a high value on music, so he has grown up learning how to play instruments and read notes. As a result, he tends to score well above average on assessments measuring math and visual spatial reasoning. This is an example of the effect of cultural identity on child development in which of the following domains?

Question 9 9. Physical activity increases cognitive development in children by:

Question 10 10. Physical activity is a critical factor in:

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Question 11 11. What experiences could parents provide their three-year-old with to aid in holistic development?

Question 12 12. What is holistic development?

Question 13 13. A child has a genetic hearing condition that has reduced their vocabulary acquisition and requires accommodations and treatment. This individual difference is likely to impact which of the following developmental domains?

Question 14 14. A child has been born with a birth defect in their hands. This individual difference is likely to impact which of the following developmental domains?

Question 15 15. Why is parental substance abuse a major issue?

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Question 16 16. Studies indicate that children whose parents were substance abusers _____ on standardized tests.

Question 17 17. Which one of the following can be a result of poor nutrition in early childhood?

Question 18 18. Why do parents and caretakers play an important role in the development of good nutritional habits during early childhood?

Question 19 19. According to research, children that have a _____ are more likely to be abused.

Question 20 20. Jan holds a negative internal working model of herself and others; therefore, she likely believes:

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Question 21 21. A child has had ample opportunities to practice conversational skills with peers their own age as well as other adults and the family reads together regularly. This is an example of how life experiences impact which of the following developmental domains of early childhood?

Question 22 22. A child has experienced neglect and abuse that has resulted in some neurological imbalances affecting their learning. This is an example of how life experiences impact which of the following developmental domains of early childhood?

Question 23 23. Which of the following types of development is NOT impacted by socioeconomic status?

Question 24 24. Aaron has a speech impediment that makes it difficult to learn new vocabulary and pronounce difficult words. As a result, he seems to have a smaller than average vocabulary and struggles to learn new words. This scenario is an example of which of the following types of developmental domains impacted by problems with learning language?

Question 25 25. A child has limited opportunities for interaction with peers in a structured setting. Sometimes the child goes to a birthday party or has a playdate. This scenario describes which of the following types of environmental impacts on a child's development?

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Question 26 26. Agnes has a very close relationship with members of her congregation. Every week they talk about ways to cope with uncomfortable feelings while still remaining faithful to religious law. This is an example of the effect of cultural identity on child development in which of the following domains?

Question 27 27. Physical activity increases physical development in children by:

Question 28 28. You are planning on reading the book, 'The Way I Feel,' to your pre-K class, after which, students will act out different facial expressions. You are most likely aiding in the development of which main area?

Question 29 29. A child has an intense temperament and has frequent outbursts and tantrums. This individual difference is likely to impact which of the following developmental domains?

Question 30 30. Divorce can be tough on young children because _____.

Influences on Early Childhood Development Chapter Exam Instructions

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