Influential Factors on Development & Learning Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What are the two biggest aspects of changes in families over the past several decades?

Question 2 2. If a father or mother is struggling with finances, raised their child alone, and spends a good deal of time working, they would be:

Question 3 3. What is a dual career family?

Question 4 4. What law defines what a disability is?

Question 5 5. Multiple disabilities are present in approximately what percentage of disabled persons?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is NOT likely a reason for the increased prevalence of students with multiple disabilities since the 1970s?

Question 7 7. When everyone in a family agrees that exploring nature is important, it is _____.

Question 8 8. Why is fighting with parents during adolescence actually a positive thing?

Question 9 9. Children tend to have _____ interdependence, but _____ autonomy.

Question 10 10.

Victoria has witnessed years of domestic violence between her parents. When two teachers at school got into a verbal argument, Victoria started shaking, her heart started beating rapidly, and she was having difficulty breathing. Victoria is most likely experiencing a _____ which is a common behavioral consequence of trauma.

Choose the best answer.

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is NOT true about trauma?

Question 12 12. Research has shown that survivors of trauma tend to have _____ impulse control and _____ tendency to engage in high-risk behaviors.

Question 13 13. All of the following statements are true about language development in children EXCEPT:

Question 14 14. When baby Terrell says 'wa-wa-wa' and points to a cup, his mother responds with 'you want water,' and reinforces his learning by giving him a drink of water. This is an example of the _____ perspective of language development.

Question 15 15. Every time young Haley says the word 'teddy,' she is given her favorite stuffed bear, which reinforces her understanding and continued use of the word for getting the toy. According to behaviorist theory, this is an example of:

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Question 16 16. Jan holds a negative internal working model of herself and others; therefore, she likely believes:

Question 17 17. Which of the following is a characteristic of child abusers?

Question 18 18. In an abusive household, a parent may interpret a baby's cry as:

Question 19 19. With regard to religious diversity in the classroom, which of the following is something that a teacher would not do?

Question 20 20. If a teacher is trying to use culturally relevant pedagogy she would most likely use which of the following instructional strategies?

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Question 21 21.

New immigrants to the United States need to learn how to blend into the American way of life.

A person making the above statement would most likely be a proponent of

Question 22 22. What can parents do to help change their child's SES?

Question 23 23. How is SES classified?

Question 24 24. Which of the following is generally true about the income of those who graduate from college?

Question 25 25.

What are some ways by which substance abuse may affect a student's behavior or mental health?

I. They become more aggressive

II. They become depressed

III. They may hallucinate

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Question 26 26. Substance abuse refers to:

Question 27 27. Substance abuse involves:

Question 28 28. How do Eastern cultures differ from Western cultures?

Question 29 29. Why is television likely to influence a child's socioemotional development?

Question 30 30. Kids develop independence from their parents through the influence of:

Influential Factors on Development & Learning Chapter Exam Instructions

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