Externalizing Behaviors: Examples & Definition


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Which of the following is an example of externalizing behavior?

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1. All of the following statements are true, EXCEPT:

2. Externalizing behaviors are defined as _____.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The following quiz and worksheet combo will test students' level of understanding on externalizing behaviors. Students will be required to recall topics from the lesson such as risks and consequences of externalizing behavior.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use the following tools related to the lesson to gain knowledge of:

  • Facts about externalizing behaviors
  • Future behavior and actions of children who display externalizing behaviors
  • Examples of externalizing behaviors
  • Consequences of externalizing behavior

Skills Practiced

Students can achieve the following skills through the worksheet and quiz:

  • Interpreting information- verify that you can read information regarding externalizing behaviors and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall- access the knowledge you've gained regarding the consequences of externalizing behavior
  • Critical thinking- apply relevant concepts to examine information about the future of children with externalizing behavior in a different light

Additional Learning

Students interested in learning more about negative childhood behavior should go over the lesson called Externalizing Behaviors: Examples & Definition. The lesson covers the following topics:

  • Identifying what externalizing behaviors are
  • Reviewing the different types of externalizing behaviors children can display
  • Learning about who shows externalizing behaviors and how it can progress throughout a lifetime
  • Recalling the negative effects of externalizing behaviors and how this can negatively impact a child's future