The Development of Preschoolers Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Early childhood is a very important time of change and growth that occurs between the ages of _____ and _____.

Question 2 2. Why is the development of fine motor coordination in early childhood so important?

Question 3 3. Why is an increase in balance so important to a child's physical development in early childhood?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is an example of a child in the period of early childhood?

Question 5 5. In early childhood, children often eat _____ because of changes in the rate of growth.

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Question 6 6. How can parents help their children avoid serious accidents?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is NOT a sign of self-awareness issues for preschoolers?

Question 8 8. Which of the following activities would NOT be an appropriate way to teach self-awareness?

Question 9 9. What is the purpose of teaching same vs. different?

Question 10 10. The psychologist who said that early childhood is the preoperational stage of development was:

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Question 11 11. The ability to do mental problem solving is called:

Question 12 12. The period of time between age two and age seven is called:

Question 13 13. Development is the process of _____ and _____ that everyone goes through.

Question 14 14. Being able to control your behaviors is called:

Question 15 15. Why does physical bullying fall under the category of hostile aggression?

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Question 16 16. A child's self-esteem is affected by all of the following factors, EXCEPT:

Question 17 17. Which of the following is an example of addressing a child's abilities in order to heighten self-esteem?

Question 18 18. What is the correct definition of self-esteem?

Question 19 19. The process of growth in the area of thinking is called:

Question 20 20. Focusing on one aspect of a situation and ignoring others is called:

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Question 21 21. How does decentration differ from centration?

Question 22 22. Logan is having trouble handling anger in school when one of his friends takes his toys. How can you best help him?

Question 23 23. How can you provide a preschooler with an opportunity for social interaction?

Question 24 24. What is emotional maturity?

Question 25 25. The two processes that allow children's brains to learn more in less time and become overall more functional during early childhood are _____ and _____.

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Question 26 26. Parents can avoid childhood obesity by NOT forcing their children to _____ and by encouraging their children to _____.

Question 27 27. What is self-awareness?

Question 28 28. Symbolic thought can lead to the ability to:

Question 29 29. Aggression, where the focus is on getting what you want, but not on hurting others, is:

Question 30 30. How can parents foster independence and also offer security?

The Development of Preschoolers Chapter Exam Instructions

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