PLACE Physical Education: Cognitive, Social & Emotional Development Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What does cognition refer to?

Question 2 2. How does decentration differ from centration?

Question 3 3. Which of the following refers to thinking processes?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is an example of addressing a child's abilities in order to heighten self-esteem?

Question 5 5. A child's self-esteem is affected by all of the following factors, EXCEPT:

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Question 6 6. The study of how people's thoughts, behaviors, emotions, and relationships change as they grow is referred to as _____.

Question 7 7. Conservation depends partly upon:

Question 8 8. How do explicit-theoretical and implicit-theoretical approaches to wisdom differ?

Question 9 9. How is the social learning theory different from the psychoanalytic theory?

Question 10 10. Growth in thinking skills is called:

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Question 11 11. How can parents foster independence and also offer security?

Question 12 12. Many children in kindergarten enjoy playing 'house.' How does the value of play benefit young children, according to Vygotsky?

Question 13 13. According to Vygotsky, which of the following is true about the acquisition of meaning and understanding?

Question 14 14. What is reversibility?

Question 15 15. How can work improve cognitive development?

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Question 16 16. Laura is enjoying her debate class and the views her other classmates are bringing up. How would you describe the stage of development she has reached?

Question 17 17. Why do teens tend to argue more with their parents during adolesence?

Question 18 18. According to Rogers, self concept _____.

Question 19 19. During middle adulthood, executive functioning and wisdom tend to _____.

Question 20 20. How does the individual self differ from the relational self?

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Question 21 21. Why are planning and strategizing associated with executive functioning?

Question 22 22. What is egocentrism?

Question 23 23. 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?

Question 24 24. Learning how to do multiplication is an example of _____.

Question 25 25. Why is the psychoanalytic theory of development not given as much attention as other theories?

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Question 26 26. Intellectual growth is called:

Question 27 27. How are social development and emotional development different?

Question 28 28. The process of growth in the area of thinking is called:

Question 29 29. According to the social learning theory, what can happen when a child imitates another person and then is praised for it?

Question 30 30. 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?

PLACE Physical Education: Cognitive, Social & Emotional Development Chapter Exam Instructions

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