Social Development Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How do parents and teachers impact a child's mindset on gender?

Question 2 2. What is the correct definition of self-esteem?

Question 3 3. Which of the following created a theory of adult attachment based on his belief that adults have a certain life structure, or pattern of life comprised of one's social dealings, relationships, and work life, and that the life structure is continuously affected by various seasons in life?

Question 4 4. Why is the Early Adult Transition (age 17-22) stage important?

Question 5 5. According to Freud, how does the superego operate?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is an example of addressing a child's abilities in order to heighten self-esteem?

Question 7 7. William Damon's research supported Kohlberg's proposal that children who are in the gender consistency stage are also _____.

Question 8 8. After doing well in several AP Biology classes and performing a lot of research, Juan has decided he wants to become a doctor. Juan is mostly likely in what stage of development?

Question 9 9. Which of the following believed that we go through three stages in which we find tune our way of thinking and making moral decisions: pre-conventional morality, conventional morality and post-conventional morality?

Question 10 10. Which of the following terms refers to a child's personal style of dealing and interacting with their surroundings?

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Question 11 11. According to the social learning theory, what can happen when a child imitates another person and then is praised for it?

Question 12 12. Self-esteem is the way we feel about ourselves. Which of the following is not one of the actions that parents and caregivers can follow in order to build their child's self-esteem?

Question 13 13. Kohlberg described universal principles as ethics we are willing to hold in the face of opposition. In which of Kohlberg's three levels of morality would someone follow these principles?

Question 14 14. Which of the following developed the social information processing theory, which states that individuals choose to act a certain way in a given situation through a series of five stages and each of these stages is a progression in receiving information from the environment, making sense out of it and then acting?

Question 15 15. What is the idea behind evolutionary theory of moral development?

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Question 16 16.

Casey is a young girl who does exactly what her parents ask of her. She knows that breaking any rules will result in consequences.

According to Piaget, what stage of morality is Casey experiencing?

Question 17 17. Compared to an adolescent, an adult's self concept is _____.

Question 18 18. Which of the following statements is not true?

Question 19 19. How can parents foster independence and also offer security?

Question 20 20. Why would a psychologist who subscribes to the attachment theory ask Sally about the bond with her parents?

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Question 21 21. Kohlberg is known for telling a story about a man who stole a drug for his wife because he could not afford it. What the story called?

Question 22 22. What happens when someone enters the Age 30 Transition (28-33 years)?

Question 23 23. What does the gender schema theory say?

Question 24 24. Why is the psychoanalytic theory of development not given as much attention as other theories?

Question 25 25. Which of the following theorist explained that teens go through four unique stages in their quest toward forming an identity and called each stage an identity status?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following statements is not correct?

Question 27 27. What is the earliest form of self awareness in infancy?

Question 28 28. What stage of Kohlberg's three levels of moral development represents how children interact with rules?

Question 29 29. Which of the following terms refers to a set of abilities, opinions and thoughts by which we define and categorize ourselves?

Question 30 30. Which of the following statements is not correct?

Social Development Chapter Exam Instructions

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