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Ohio APK Multi-Age: Early Childhood Development Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. According to Vygotsky, what is the process of constructing an internal representation of external physical objects or actions?

Question 2 2. According to Vygotsky, a child's use of the word 'da' for daddy is indicative of which stage of speech development?

Question 3 3. How are learning theories different from cognitive developmental theories?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is NOT a reason for determining a child's IQ score?

Question 5 5. According to Vygotsky, which of the following is true about the acquisition of meaning and understanding?

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Question 6 6. How did Piaget's theory of development differ from that of Freud?

Question 7 7. How does play benefit children?

Question 8 8.
_______ is at its highest point during early childhood.

Question 9 9. Howard Gardner theorized that people exhibit intelligence in _____.

Question 10 10. The zone of proximal development was described by:

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Question 11 11. What is another term for fantasy play?

Question 12 12. A person with a heightened self-awareness has a high level of _____.

Question 13 13. The period of time between age two and age seven is called:

Question 14 14. A cornerstone of Vygotsky's theory of cognitive development is that society and culture play a key role in promoting development. What type of perspective is this considered to be?

Question 15 15. A flat rectangle of snow covering a driveway is shovelled into a big, tall pile. If a child has a sense of conservation, then what conclusion will they draw about the snow?

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Question 16 16. Focusing on one aspect of a situation and ignoring others is called:

Question 17 17. Many children in kindergarten enjoy playing 'house.' How does the value of play benefit young children, according to Vygotsky?

Question 18 18. Madeline received a score of 125 on her IQ test. What category might this place her in?

Question 19 19. The inability to think about how others think or perceive the world is called:

Question 20 20. Which of the following is an example of systems theory?

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Question 21 21. Conservation depends partly upon:

Question 22 22. The ability to do mental problem solving is called:

Question 23 23. A person who learns mathematics better when they do a problem themselves instead of listening to a lecture utilizes _____.

Question 24 24. Which educational perspective proposes that the responsibility of learning falls on the learner rather than the teacher?

Question 25 25. Which educational psychology perspective proposes that learning occurs through observation?

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Question 26 26. A politician who excels at remembering names, fostering cooperation and inspiring those around him exhibits _____.

Question 27 27. A master chess player employs _____.

Question 28 28. How does preschool differ from daycare?

Question 29 29. Why did the use of developmental theories become popular for analyzing human growth?

Question 30 30. What is a benefit of social play?

Ohio APK Multi-Age: Early Childhood Development Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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