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OAE Reading: Theoretical Models & Processes Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why did the use of developmental theories become popular for analyzing human growth?

Question 2 2. Albert Bandura is famous for his contributions to the _____ perspective of educational psychology.

Question 3 3. Your young daughter had never feared spiders. But after seeing you screech a few times a spider appeared in the house, she now cries whenever she sees a spider. This is an example of _____.

Question 4 4. Which is true about the relationship between reading and writing?

Question 5 5. Which is true about the amount of time students typically spend in writing instruction?

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Question 6 6. Which of these is not true about development during adulthood?

Question 7 7. B.F. Skinner is best known for his contributions to the _____ perspective of educational psychology.

Question 8 8. An identity crisis is most likely to take place during the _____

Question 9 9. The _____ educational psychology perspective proposes that learning occurs through stage-like processes.

Question 10 10. Bill received a new toy ball. It was not round like all of his other toy balls, but oval. He had to _____ this new information in order to understand how to play with it.

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Question 11 11. Which educational psychology perspective proposes that learning occurs through observation?

Question 12 12. What is the definition of evolutionary developmental psychology?

Question 13 13. Which of the following is an example of systems theory?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is one of Freud's three levels of consciousness

Question 15 15. A pigeon receives a seed each time it pecks an electronic button on a device. If the button were to be turned off, the pigeon will peck at the button again and again, although no food comes out of the device. This is an example of _____.

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Question 16 16. How did Piaget's theory of development differ from that of Freud?

Question 17 17. Knowing that someone grew up before TVs existed is an example of understanding someone based on their _____.

Question 18 18. What teaching tool can teachers bring to their writing programs to increase comprehension?

Question 19 19. Alexis is able to arrange six wooden blocks from smallest to largest. This is an example of:

Question 20 20. Self-efficacy is a term that refers to which of the following?

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Question 21 21. Mark is taking a high-stakes university exam and is sitting next to the smartest student in the class. Mark can clearly see his classmate's responses but refrains from copying the answers. Which of the following is affecting Mark's behavior?

Question 22 22. Which educational perspective proposes that the responsibility of learning falls on the learner rather than the teacher?

Question 23 23. How can teachers instruct students to write like writers?

Question 24 24. According to Vygotsky, which of the following is true about the acquisition of meaning and understanding?

Question 25 25. How can educators implement Piaget's principles?

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Question 26 26. This simple act is often the first step in learning to read:

Question 27 27. The struggle between intimacy and isolation is most common during the _____

Question 28 28. According to evolutionary psychology, all of the following statements are true, EXCEPT:

Question 29 29. When we manipulate the world in our mind in order to solve problems, we are performing a _____.

Question 30 30. Which of the following best defines Eric Erickson's theory of identity development?

OAE Reading: Theoretical Models & Processes Chapter Exam Instructions

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