Developmental Psychology (AP (Advanced Placement) Psychology): Questions 85 - 89 of 183

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Question number: 85

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

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When a gene is ________, the trait it controls will be present every time the gene is present.

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

polygenic

b.

recessive

c.

sex-linked

d.

dominant

e.

Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question number: 86

» Developmental Psychology » LifeSpan Approach » Infancy & Childhood

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A child who thinks it gets dark so that she can sleep is demonstrating

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Choice (5) Response

a.

egocentrism.

b.

deprivation dwarfism.

c.

imprinting.

d.

object permanence.

e.

superego.

Question number: 87

» Developmental Psychology » Sex Roles & Sex Differences

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Using a story such as The Porcupine and the Moles, Gilligan was able to demonstrate that

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Choice (5) Response

a.

boys tend to use an ethic involving care and responsibility.

b.

girls tend to choose a solution based on justice.

c.

Kohlberg’s system is concerned with physical responsibility.

d.

Kohlberg’s system is concerned mainly with the ethics of justice.

e.

Kohlberg’s morality system is true for both boys and girls.

Question number: 88

» Developmental Psychology » LifeSpan Approach » Adolescence

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With the onset of puberty, the rate of growth of:

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Physical growth and intellectual growth

b.

Intellectual growth

c.

All bodily organs slow down

d.

Intellectual development slows down

e.

All of the above

Question number: 89

» Developmental Psychology » LifeSpan Approach » Adulthood

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Elizabeth Kubler-Ross is known for her research in the area of

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

coping with stress.

b.

adolescent behavior.

c.

eating disorders.

d.

birth and childhood.

e.

death and dying.

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