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Psychosocial Development in Early Adulthood Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following situations MOST displays traditional gender roles in marriage?

Question 2 2. Men's same-sex friendships tend to revolve around _____.

Question 3 3. Which of the following is a disadvantage to a job, such as a construction worker, that does not require a college degree?

Question 4 4. How can people predict whether a marriage will be strong?

Question 5 5. 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?

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Question 6 6. How do most parents feel during the empty nest phase of life?

Question 7 7. Couples where both spouses work tend to raise children who are ______ invested in traditional gender roles.

Question 8 8. Which of the following statements is true about adult development and growth?

Question 9 9. Why should career couples carefully weigh career decisions together?

Question 10 10. Early adulthood is the time between _____ and _____.

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Question 11 11. Parenthood is reported to impact adults in all of the following ways, EXCEPT:

Question 12 12. Which of the following couples has the highest risk of divorce?

Question 13 13. 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?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is a main tenet of the equity theory of love?

Question 15 15. In a spousal abuse situation, the abused spouse is _____.

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Question 16 16. 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 17 17. How does the individual self differ from the relational self?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is NOT an element of emotional infidelity?

Question 19 19. Which person's self image is an example of congruence?

Question 20 20. Socioemotional success can be found in all of the following types of relationships EXCEPT:

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Question 21 21. Which of the following can be a hindrance to career achievement?

Question 22 22. The attachment style that has mixed feelings about love is:

Question 23 23. Which of the following is NOT likely to have contributed to the decline of the U.S. birth rate?

Question 24 24. 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 25 25. Why is a good mentor helpful in advancing one's career?

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Question 26 26. The evolutionary theory of love asserts that the goal of sexual attraction and emotional attachment is to _____.

Question 27 27. Janet is considering going to college to increase her chances of future employment. Which of the following facts might her high school guidance counselor share with her?

Question 28 28. According to Robert Sternberg, the type of love that has intimacy, passion, and commitment is called _____.

Question 29 29. An affair that does not include physical betrayal is called _____.

Question 30 30. Which of the following couples has the LEAST stable type of love?

Psychosocial Development in Early Adulthood Chapter Exam Instructions

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