Single Parenthood: Definition & Effects on Children


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Which of the following is NOT a contributor to single parenthood?

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1. Children of single parents suffer the most _____.

2. Which child is most likely to have academic, social, and emotional issues?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Test your ability to identify characteristics of single parenthood in this quiz and worksheet combo. You will be quizzed on the importance of attachment in parenting.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this worksheet and quiz to check your knowledge of:

  • Consequences of poor parenting
  • Causes of single parenthood
  • The hemisphere of the brain for nonverbal behaviors
  • Overcoming poor attachment

Skills Practiced

Use this quiz and worksheet combo to practice the following skills:

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained regarding poor parenting
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about types of development
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related parenting lesson

Additional Learning

To learn more about parenting, review the corresponding lesson called Single Parenthood: Definition & Effects on Children. This lesson will help you:

  • Determine what single parenthood is
  • Understand why single parenthood occurs
  • Define attachment
  • Identify functions of the brain
  • Examine what poor attachment leads to