Normal & Abnormal Human Growth & Development Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Ivan was diagnosed with severe depression. He has a(n) _____ developmental abnormality.

Question 2 2. All of the following are examples of abnormal development, EXCEPT:

Question 3 3. Which principle states that development proceeds from simple to complex?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is true about biological development?

Question 5 5. A _____ consists of a large loose-knit social group that shares common interests and attitudes.

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Question 6 6. The stage of interpersonal development in which trust is established and fostered is called _____.

Question 7 7. Which of the following is NOT a type of human development?

Question 8 8. Why is physical development important for babies and toddlers?

Question 9 9. Noah believes that a person's genes and environment influence each other. His belief is an example of the _____.

Question 10 10. Which of the following refers to the way environment or behavior can affect a person's brain?

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Question 11 11. Josh is talking with his teacher; each time the teacher is talking, Josh waits for him to stop before he starts talking again. Which component of language is represented in this example?

Question 12 12. Who proposed that children are born with a language acquisition device?

Question 13 13. Which of the following is true of adulthood?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is true of adolescence?

Question 15 15. How are the effects of physical disabilities and chronic illnesses similar?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is an example of a chronic illness?

Question 17 17. Which of the following is an example of a sex-linked chromosomal error?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is an example of an autosomal chromosome mutation?

Question 19 19. What is an example of a gross motor skill?

Question 20 20. What is an example of a fine motor skill?

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Question 21 21. According to emotional development theories, _____

Question 22 22. The study of how people's thoughts, behaviors, emotions, and relationships change as they grow is referred to as _____.

Question 23 23. Genesis is four years old. At the age of two, she was diagnosed with hypoacusia, a health condition that impairs hearing. Now, she uses a hearing device and receives therapy in order to learn how to speak and hear. What kind of developmental abnormality is this?

Question 24 24. Why are the universal principles of growth and development important?

Question 25 25. Jose belongs to a group of 5 members; he belongs to a _____.

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Question 26 26. Adolescents gain _____ skills as the prefrontal cortex of their brain develops.

Question 27 27. _____ refers to the way the environment acts upon a person.

Question 28 28. The component of language that involves the rules of structure and speech sounds is called _____.

Question 29 29. Which of the following is true of human development?

Question 30 30. Which of the following is true of a physical disability?

Normal & Abnormal Human Growth & Development Chapter Exam Instructions

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