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Sensory and Perceptual Development Lesson Plans Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How have beliefs about an infant's abilities changed over time?

Question 2 2. A sensory threshold is defined as _____.

Question 3 3. Perceptual development refers to the development of which of the following?

Question 4 4. How would you describe the milestone of decentration in the concrete operational stage of development?

Question 5 5. 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?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following describes the difference between absolute thresholds and differential thresholds?

Question 7 7. Kayla has developed the ability to focus on one stimulus when presented with many stimuli. What type of attention does Kayla have?

Question 8 8. The five categories of sensitive periods are:

Question 9 9. Which of the following occurs during the preoperational stage of development?

Question 10 10. How is object permanence defined?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is a common sensory change that occurs with age?

Question 12 12. Jane is two days old. What is true about this newborn?

Question 13 13. What is the name of the stage in cognitive development that occurs during infancy?

Question 14 14. When visiting his family, we see Henry using a mental representation of a car and trying out pretend play. What substage of cognitive development is he in?

Question 15 15. How are the sensory thresholds and age related?

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Question 16 16. Ryan is able to shift attention back and forth between different tasks. He has _____ attention.

Question 17 17. Which of the following is an example of habituation?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is an example of divided attention?

Question 19 19. In comparing sensory deprivation during child development with a plant that does not receive enough sunlight, a leaf that's small and yellow would be the analogy of _____ in a child.

Question 20 20. Which of the following is TRUE of focused attention?

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Question 21 21. How does egocentrism evolve through the stages of development?

Question 22 22. Which one of the following statements is TRUE about sensory deprivation?

Question 23 23. All of the following statements about sensory deprivation are true, EXCEPT:

Question 24 24. A decrease in response to a stimulus after repeated exposure to the same stimulus is called _____.

Question 25 25. A friend tells you that her infant daughter often repeats reflexive behavior because she likes the outcome. What substage of cognitive development is your friend's daughter in?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following is true of sensitive periods?

Question 27 27. Which of the following could be a cause of sensory deprivation?

Question 28 28. Martha is 67 years old. When given a book to read, she finds it difficult to focus her eyes on the book at a close distance so she needs to move the book away in order to read it. This is an example of _____.

Question 29 29. How is sensory deprivation defined?

Question 30 30. When he was one month old, Henry's behavior consisted of many reflexes. What substage of cognitive development was he in?

Sensory and Perceptual Development Lesson Plans Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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