Delayed Gratification: Definition & Overview


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What is delayed gratification?

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1. Who is primarily associated with research on delayed gratification?

2. What is the most well-known test of delayed gratification ability?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The following quiz and worksheet combo will check your understanding of delayed gratification.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

During the assessments, you will be tested on:

  • The definition of delayed gratification
  • Widely-known researcher in the field
  • Well-known test of delayed gratification
  • Effective delayed gratification skills

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding delayed gratification
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about research contributions
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define key terms related to testing

Additional Learning

To learn more about delayed gratification, review the lesson on Delayed Gratification. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Details the influences of research
  • Defines delayed gratification
  • Explains a well-known test
  • Covers predictors of delayed gratification skills in youngsters