Developmental Psychology (AP (Advanced Placement) Psychology): Questions 156 - 160 of 183

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Question number: 156

» Developmental Psychology » Research Methods

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Developmental psychology is the study of

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

the language, personality, and emotions of children and adolescents.

b.

progressive changes in behavior and abilities from conception to death.

c.

the stages of life and the important tasks of each.

d.

behvaioral disorders in life.

e.

the role of maturation in the unfolding of human potential.

Question number: 157

» Developmental Psychology » LifeSpan Approach » Adolescence

» Developmental Psychology » Developmental Theories » Continuity & Stages

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Which of the following socioemotional development stages occurs in adolescence?

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Choice (5) Response

a.

versus stagnation generativity

b.

intimacy versus isolation

c.

trust versus mistrust

d.

identity versus identity confusion

e.

initiative versus guilt

Question number: 158

» Developmental Psychology » Developmental Theories » Continuity & Stages

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Object permanence is to sensorimotor stage as conservation and reversibility are to

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Choice (5) Response

a.

concrete operational stage.

b.

preoperational stage.

c.

formal operational stage.

d.

informal operational stage.

e.

Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question number: 159

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

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Initiative and independence are fostered by

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Choice (5) Response

a.

identity versus role confusion.

b.

mastering psychomotor skills.

c.

encouragement from parents when a child plans and carries out a task.

d.

trust vs. mistrust.

e.

restricting a child’s freedom to play, to use imagination, and to choose activities.

Question number: 160

» Developmental Psychology » Dimensions of Development

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The overall bodily and mental growth curves for man:

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Choice (5) Response

a.

Increase at puberty

b.

Show drop at puberty age

c.

Run parallel course

d.

Decrease at puberty

e.

Diverge at puberty age

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