Social Development of Adults: Self Concept


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How does the individual self differ from the relational self?

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1. Which person's self image is an example of congruence?

2. Compared to an adolescent, an adult's self concept is _____.

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About This Quiz and Worksheet

Check your understanding of self-concept development in adults with this five-question quiz/worksheet. It will take a look at the components that make up an adult's self-concept.

Quiz and Worksheet

Students interested in this quiz/worksheet will have to answer questions about the following:

  • An example of a self-image that is congruent
  • How an adult's self-concept differs from that of an adolescent
  • The self-concept as defined by Carl Rogers
  • An example of the ideal self

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related self-concept lesson
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as self-concept and ideal self
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding an example of a congruent self-image
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the difference between adolescent and adult self-concept

Additional Learning

Students interested in learning more about the topic of adult self-concept should check out the similarly titled lesson plan, Social Development of Adults: Self Concept. It strives to meet the following objectives:

  • Differentiate between the individual, relational, and collective self
  • Learn about how and why adults' self-concept could change over time
  • Identify the three dimensions of self-concept as outlined by psychologist Carl Rogers
  • Define self-image