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Help & Review for Physical & Cognitive Development in Early Adulthood Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following refers to the stage of cognitive development in which there's an understanding that contradictions exist in the world?

Question 2 2. What is the difference between fertility and fecundity?

Question 3 3. Why is the Early Adult Transition (age 17-22) stage important?

Question 4 4. What happens when someone enters the Age 30 Transition (28-33 years)?

Question 5 5. The period of life between adolescence and middle age is called _____.

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Question 6 6. The capacity to produce offspring is called:

Question 7 7. According to Levinson, what is adult development based on?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is NOT an example of a health habit?

Question 9 9. An identity crisis is most likely to take place during the _____

Question 10 10. How can work improve cognitive development?

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Question 11 11. The struggle between intimacy and isolation is most common during the _____

Question 12 12. Intellectual growth is called:

Question 13 13. When Paul was in college, he was exposed to and interacted with a diverse group of people. Because of this, he developed a more tolerant and realistic attitude of those whose opinions and values differ from his own. Paul's ability to synthesize opposing viewpoints is called:

Question 14 14. Accepting that both sides of an argument are valid is called:

Question 15 15. In dialectical reasoning, a person's original belief is called:

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Question 16 16. _____ is a Greek word meaning 'description of people.'

Question 17 17. Why is the crude birth rate sometimes misleading?

Question 18 18. What happens in late adulthood?

Question 19 19. Why do people typically have higher sex drives in their twenties?

Question 20 20. Fertility is

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Question 21 21. Coping with stress with subconscious mechanisms is called _____.

Question 22 22. In 2014, a small town with a population of 1,568 people had 56 births. Find the crude birth rate for that year.

Question 23 23. A man's level of fertility depends on the _____ and _____ of sperm.

Question 24 24. An elderly adult who feels content about her life is experiencing _____

Question 25 25. Besides one's early 30s, when is another time of evaluation and transition?

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Question 26 26. In dialectical reasoning, why is it important to form an antithesis?

Question 27 27. What happens to a person's sex drive if they have lot of testosterone?

Question 28 28. Why might someone choose an emotion-focused strategy to deal with stress rather than a problem-focused strategy?

Question 29 29. According to Erik Erikson, psychosocial identities involve the interplay between our _____.

Question 30 30. Why does college generally lead to cognitive development?

Help & Review for Physical & Cognitive Development in Early Adulthood Chapter Exam Instructions

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