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Understanding Atypical Development Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What is methadone used for?

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Question 2 2. What is the difference between substance abuse and dependence?

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Question 3 3. How is abnormal development defined?

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Question 4 4. What is the purpose of financial benefits for some adults with developmental abnormalities?

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Question 5 5. How is developmental abnormality defined?

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Question 6 6. All of the following can be expressions of a developmental abnormality in a child, EXCEPT:

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Question 7 7. A person with which condition is most likely to commit suicide?

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Question 8 8. John has been experiencing symptoms of irritation along with feelings of worthlessness and sadness. Why might doctors diagnose him with bipolar disorder?

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Question 9 9. A psychotic disorder is:

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Question 10 10. In treating people suffering from psychosis, why are drugs preferable to hospitalization?

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Question 11 11. Karen must wash her hands a total of three times before she leaves the restroom because she does not like germs. After she washes her hands three times, she applies liquid hand sanitizer. Karen suffers from _____.

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Question 12 12. When can a recurrent behavior be considered compulsive?

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Question 13 13. All of the following are examples of abnormal development, EXCEPT:

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Question 14 14. Ivan was diagnosed with severe depression. He has a(n) _____ developmental abnormality.

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Question 15 15. What is dyslexia?

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Question 16 16. A child's specific treatment for dyslexia depends on which of the following factors?

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Question 17 17. In serious cases, a child may need a nasogastric tube inserted in order to treat a pediatric feeding disorder. What is a nasogastric tube?

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Question 18 18.

Sensory aversion may include a child's dislike of a food's:

I. Taste

II. Texture

III. Smell

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Question 19 19. How are the effects of physical disabilities and chronic illnesses similar?

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Question 20 20. A type of health condition that results in limited mobility, speech, vision, or hearing is referred to as _____.

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Question 21 21. Which of the following is typical of a child with Asperger's syndrome?

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Question 22 22. Bryan has autism, and often seems aloof and standoffish. According to experts, this is because _____.

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Question 23 23. Which of the following is NOT a symptom of sensory integration disorder?

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Question 24 24. Which of the statements regarding the treatment of sensory integration disorder is NOT true?

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Question 25 25. Which answer choice does NOT represent an example of an effective strategy for treating students with ADHD?

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Question 26 26. A student who has difficulties with inattention would likely benefit from which of the following?

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Question 27 27. When does the use of a substance become abuse?

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Question 28 28. Which of the following is an example of an individual with a developmental abnormality?

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Question 29 29. Why is early intervention for developmental abnormalities important?

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Question 30 30. Why is suicide not commonly associated with depression?

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Understanding Atypical Development Chapter Exam Instructions

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