Habituation: Attention in Children


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When a child stops responding to stimuli, it is called:

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1. When a child pays attention to a stimulus again after something is changed, it is called:

2. Why is habituation important?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Habituation and dishabituation involve the attention of a child, and this quiz/worksheet will help you test your understanding of them and their definitions.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on the following:

  • Examples of habituation and dishabituation
  • Definitions of dishabituation and habituation
  • Indication of habituation

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on habituation in children
  • Distinguishing differences- compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as habituation and dishabituation
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding what habituation is a sign of

Additional Learning

To deepen your understanding of habituation and dishabituation, look at the lesson entitled Habituation: Attention in Children. This lesson provides details on:

  • The development of children
  • Scenarios that involve habituation and dishabituation
  • How change affects a child's mind