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Psychosocial Development in Early Adulthood: Help and Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What is a possible reason why a remarriage is less stable than a first marriage?

Question 2 2. Homogamy refers to _____.

Question 3 3. The attachment style that has mixed feelings about love is:

Question 4 4. Emily and Robert are married with two children. Though Robert works as an architect, he works at home and also homeschools the children. The couple rarely disagrees, but when they do Robert becomes very tearful and sad, while Emily becomes quiet and uncommunicative. Which aspects of Emily and Robert's situation CLEARLY illustrate non-traditional gender roles?

Question 5 5. Couples where both spouses work tend to raise children who are ______ invested in traditional gender roles.

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is a main tenet of the equity theory of love?

Question 7 7. Which of the following statements is true about adult development and growth?

Question 8 8. Companionate love can often be seen in long-term marriages, and it lacks _____

Question 9 9. The evolutionary theory of love asserts that the goal of sexual attraction and emotional attachment is to _____.

Question 10 10. How does the individual self differ from the relational self?

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Question 11 11. Early adulthood is the time between _____ and _____.

Question 12 12. The theory of love that says that relationships in infancy affect their adult relationships is called:

Question 13 13. How do women's same-sex friendships differ from men's?

Question 14 14. Socioemotional success can be found in all of the following types of relationships EXCEPT:

Question 15 15. The attachment style that distrusts their partners and craves praise is:

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Question 16 16. An affair that does not include physical betrayal is called _____.

Question 17 17. Some elderly persons living with or near their families face abuse by their children. Which of the following is NOT a type of elder abuse?

Question 18 18. The time of life between ages 20 and 40 is called _____.

Question 19 19. How do most parents feel during the empty nest phase of life?

Question 20 20. Compared to an adolescent, an adult's self concept is _____.

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Question 21 21. Which of the following is a disadvantage to a job, such as a construction worker, that does not require a college degree?

Question 22 22. Which of the following couples has the highest risk of divorce?

Question 23 23. Amanda and Ben are in a romantic relationship, but Ben makes it clear that Amanda can only see certain people. Is this a form of abuse? Why or why not?

Question 24 24. Why is a good mentor helpful in advancing one's career?

Question 25 25. How can people predict whether a marriage will be strong?

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Question 26 26. According to Rogers, self concept _____.

Question 27 27. One measure of socioemotional success that is common in early adulthood is:

Question 28 28. In most marriages, the person who does the majority of the home-based work is the _____.

Question 29 29. Josh and Jenny have been married for two months, and their love has both passion and commitment. Which type of love do Josh and Jenny probably have?

Question 30 30. Maria is less satisfied with her marriage lately. She feels stressed and tired all of the time. More than likely, which major life transition has Maria recently entered?

Psychosocial Development in Early Adulthood: Help and Review Chapter Exam Instructions

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