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Question number: 1

» Developmental Psychology » Dimensions of Development

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If a parent instructs a child to do something because “I said so, ” this would be an example of a (n) ________ parenting style.

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

authoritative

b.

authoritarian

c.

indulgent

d.

democratic

e.

neglectful

Question number: 2

» Developmental Psychology » Dimensions of Development

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Which of the following parenting styles is most likely to be associated with physical discipline?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

permissive

b.

authoritative

c.

authoritarian

d.

democratic

e.

independent

Question number: 3

» Developmental Psychology » LifeSpan Approach » Infancy & Childhood

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A child and her father are walking. The child knows there are such things as birds but has never seen a bluebird before. Upon seeing one, she says, “See the birdie, ” and her father replies, “Yes, that’s a bluebird. ” This example demonstrates

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

object permanence.

b.

assimilation.

c.

conservation.

d.

convergence.

e.

accommodation.

Question number: 4

» Developmental Psychology » LifeSpan Approach » Adulthood

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I am in my late forties. If I do not reach out to others, especially to young people, Erikson says I will experience

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

guilt.

b.

trust.

c.

stagnation.

d.

shame.

e.

isolation.

Question number: 5

» Developmental Psychology » Nature, Nurture, & Human Diversity » Human Nature

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Self-assertive behavior is an example primarily of:

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

A security motive

b.

An abundance motive

c.

A continuous motive

d.

A survival motive

e.

A stimulation motive

Question number: 6

» Developmental Psychology » LifeSpan Approach » Prenatal Development & the Newborn

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According to Noam Chomsky, day-old infants dance to speech due to

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

innate factors.

b.

mother-infant attachment.

c.

social learning.

d.

learnt factors.

e.

the primacy effect.

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