Developmental Psychology (AP Psychology): Questions 40 - 45 of 180

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Question number: 40

» Developmental Psychology » Developmental Theories » Continuity & Stages

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According to Erikson, failure to resolve the tasks of middle adulthood leads to a sense of ________ involving a concern for one’s own needs and comforts only.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

apathy

b.

stagnation

c.

despair

d.

self-absorption

Question number: 41

» Developmental Psychology » LifeSpan Approach » Infancy & Childhood

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An infant is repeatedly shown a picture of his mother’s face and a picture of geometric shapes. Each time, the infant tends to gaze at the picture of his mother’s face. This finding is an example of

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

humanism.

b.

habituation.

c.

egocentrism.

d.

preferential looking.

Question number: 42

» Developmental Psychology » Developmental Theories » Continuity & Stages

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According to Erickson’s theory, the struggle during adolescence is:

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Intimacy versus isolation

b.

Identity versus role confusion

c.

Competence versus inferiority

d.

Trust vs mistrust

Question number: 43

» Developmental Psychology » Developmental Theories » Continuity & Stages

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Conforming to the expectations of others or to socially accepted rules and values describes a person at the ________ level of morality.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

postconventional

b.

obedience

c.

conventional

d.

preconventional

Question number: 44

» Developmental Psychology » Developmental Theories » Continuity & Stages

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Understanding the Kohlberg’s Theory of Moral Development

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

initiative versus guilt.

b.

autonomy versus shame.

c.

integrity versus despair.

d.

industry versus inferiority.

Question number: 45

» Developmental Psychology » LifeSpan Approach » Adulthood

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Discrimination or prejudice on the basis of age is called

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

ageism.

b.

birth.

c.

gerontism.

d.

senilism.

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