Problems with Adjustment in Adolescence


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The time between childhood and adulthood is called:

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1. Changing one's behavior to meet challenges in a changed situation or new environment is called:

2. Behaviors that do not allow a person to reach harmony with the environment are _____ behaviors.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet gauge your understanding of the vocabulary surrounding problems that occur with struggling adolescents. To pass this quiz, you should be able to define what it means to change behaviors to achieve greater harmony with one's environment. Be ready to identify potential outcomes if students don't adjust well.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments, students will be tested on:

  • The period of time between childhood and adulthood
  • The process of changing behavior to better fit into the environment
  • Behaviors that prevent harmonizing with the environment
  • Possible motivations for adolescent bullying

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding some potential outcomes for adolescents who don't make good adjustments
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding the reason for an adolescent to begin bullying and interpret it correctly
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about what happens when adolescents do not adjust well

Additional Learning

To find out more about this subject, view the lesson, Problems with Adjustment in Adolescence. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Physical, sexual, and reproductive changes during adolescence
  • Teenage cutting and eating disorders
  • Substance abuse, bullying, and violence