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Life-Span Development Disorders: Help and Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How is a gifted child considered different from a normal child?

Question 2 2. Disorders that start in childhood are generally _____.

Question 3 3. Early onset schizophrenia is diagnosed:

Question 4 4. When David is reading to himself he tends to put syllables in the wrong order and reverse or invert some letters. David is struggling with which of the following learning disorder?

Question 5 5. A student who has difficulties with inattention would likely benefit from which of the following?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following scenarios is the BEST example of the typical presentation of early onset bipolar disorder?

Question 7 7. What type of developmental delays do people with autism and Asperger's syndrome have?

Question 8 8. All of the following can be expressions of a developmental abnormality in a child, EXCEPT:

Question 9 9. According to Renzulli, at the _____ of above-average ability, task commitment, and creativity you will find gifted behavior.

Question 10 10. Learning disorders _____.

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is NOT frequently seen in children on the autism spectrum?

Question 12 12. Which answer choice represents an example of effective academic instruction for students with ADHD?

Question 13 13. Which of the following behaviors would NOT be considered characteristic of a child with hyperactivity?

Question 14 14. Laura had an IQ of 100, which is considered _____.

Question 15 15. Mary was just diagnosed with oppositional defiant disorder. Which of the following treatments will most likely be recommended?

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Question 16 16. What is one way to diagnose intellectual disabilities?

Question 17 17. How is developmental abnormality defined?

Question 18 18. Despite thorough instruction, Greta's handwriting continues to contain inappropriately sized and spaced letters, along with wrong and misspelled words. She is struggling with which of the following learning disorders?

Question 19 19. Which of the following is NOT true about lifespan development disorders?

Question 20 20. Which of these is NOT a lifespan development disorder?

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Question 21 21. A child with Asperger syndrome would likely experience difficulty in all the following situations EXCEPT which one?

Question 22 22. Which of these is not a symptom of conduct disorder?

Question 23 23. Intellectual disability is usually diagnosed before age 18, and is characterized by _____.

Question 24 24. What was Eli M. Bower's contribution to the study of the education of children?

Question 25 25. A general definition for giftedness is _____.

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Question 26 26. All of the following are examples of a CLASSROOM ACCOMMODATION except _____.

Question 27 27. Development covers _____.

Question 28 28. Which of the following accurately describes a difference between Asperger syndrome and autism?

Question 29 29. Conduct disorder is sometimes thought to be a precursor to which of the following mental illnesses?

Question 30 30. Sal is retired and in his late seventies. ALL of these are psychological disorders which commonly strike people like Sal.

Life-Span Development Disorders: Help and Review Chapter Exam Instructions

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