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Promoting Learning & Development Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why do children placed in day care get sick more often?

Question 2 2. According to research, children that have a _____ are more likely to be abused.

Question 3 3. The concept of _____ is characterized by environmental influences, such as beliefs and values.

Question 4 4. When a child has trouble concentrating and sitting still for long periods of time, he or she might have which of the following?

Question 5 5. The zone of proximal development was described by:

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Question 6 6. How does preschool differ from daycare?

Question 7 7. Sarah watched another child fall on the playground and start crying. She showed no emotion or empathy toward this child. What could this indicate?

Question 8 8. Jan holds a negative internal working model of herself and others; therefore, she likely believes:

Question 9 9. What is another term for fantasy play?

Question 10 10. What is a benefit of social play?

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Question 11 11. If a child is going through rejection, the counselor will likely want to work on his or her _____.

Question 12 12. In an abusive household, a parent may interpret a baby's cry as:

Question 13 13. The issue in developmental psychology that involves debate over the contributions of heredity and the environment is known as the _____.

Question 14 14. Why are many parents convinced that day care is a worthwhile option?

Question 15 15. Jonah is supposed to play video games for only 15 minutes per day, but one day, he plays for 30 minutes. His parents do nothing and allow him to play as long as he wants with no punishment, and instead, they praise him for getting to level 10 in the game. What parenting style are Jonah's parents using?

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Question 16 16. Why is it important to assess creativity in children?

Question 17 17. Why do parents want a day care center to be licensed?

Question 18 18. Which of the following would be the most accurate way to describe the three major forms of parental abuse?

Question 19 19. What is an example of constructive play?

Question 20 20. Why are games with rules helpful to children?

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Question 21 21. When Samir accidentally breaks a glass plate while washing dishes, his parents immediately scream that he's a bad kid and beat him. Which behaviors is Samir likely to exhibit in school as a result of his parents' authoritarian parenting style?

Question 22 22. Which of the following is a characteristic of child abusers?

Question 23 23. Which of the following statements about the cognitive development of children is correct?

Question 24 24. How does play benefit children?

Question 25 25. Madeline received a score of 125 on her IQ test. What category might this place her in?

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Question 26 26. According to educational psychologists, which parenting style is considered to be ideal -- most often resulting in children with high self-esteem, good social skills, and success at school?

Question 27 27. Social opportunities of day care are for:

Question 28 28. Anita gets all Ds and Fs on her report card. Her parents don't seem to care and tend to avoid spending time with her. They give Anita neither positive nor negative attention. What kind of parenting style is this?

Question 29 29. What are common issues children deal with?

Question 30 30. While at preschool, a child might become potty trained by watching his/her peers go to the bathroom. What is this an example of?

Promoting Learning & Development Chapter Exam Instructions

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