Developmental Psychology (AP Psychology): Questions 71 - 76 of 180

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Question number: 71

» Developmental Psychology » LifeSpan Approach » Infancy & Childhood

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Some children go through a period of intense appetite when they eat or chew on all sorts of inedible substances. This is called

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

anorexia.

b.

pica.

c.

bulimia.

d.

encopresis.

Question number: 72

» Developmental Psychology » LifeSpan Approach » Adulthood

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In passive euthanasia

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

body temperature is lowered to delay death.

b.

death is allowed but not caused.

c.

a person’s body is frozen upon death.

d.

drugs are administered to hasten death.

Question number: 73

» Developmental Psychology » Sex Roles & Sex Differences

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Girls who mature early are more likely

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

to become tall and stout.

b.

to engage in earlier sexual relations.

c.

to be socially ostracized in middle and high school.

d.

to withdraw and become socially isolated.

Question number: 74

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

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As the individual continues his growth after birth, the neural cell in his brain:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Change their chemical composition

b.

Change their chemical composition and increase in number

c.

Increase in number

d.

Decrease in number

Question number: 75

» Developmental Psychology » LifeSpan Approach » Infancy & Childhood

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Which of the following is not characteristic of childhood autism?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

encopresis and overeating

b.

learning deficiencies and temper tantrums.

c.

language and learning deficiencies

d.

sensory blocking and echolalia

Question number: 76

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

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Newborn children

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

have extremely poor hearing.

b.

cannot follow a moving object with their eyes.

c.

can follow a moving object with their eyes.

d.

cannot learn and must depend on the adaptive reflexes in order to survive.

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