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Question number: 6

» Developmental Psychology » Developmental Theories » Continuity & Stages

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Piaget is mainly known for studying

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

sexual development.

b.

cognitive development.

c.

social development.

d.

emotional development.

Question number: 7

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The rapid and early learning of permanent behavior patterns during critical periods of development in birds and other animals is called

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Choice (4) Response

a.

emotional referencing.

b.

social referencing.

c.

imprinting.

d.

learned referencing.

Question number: 8

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Jean Piaget’s theory of cognitive development states:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Object permanence is developed during stage of concrete operational thought

b.

Child development is largely culturally determined

c.

When children proceed from the stage of pre operational thought to the stage of formal operations, they achieve sense of conservation and reversibility

d.

Children are egocentric during the stage of pre operational thought

Question number: 9

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Erikson’s stage of autonomy versus shame occurs during which ages?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

the first year and a half of life

b.

ages one and a half through three

c.

ages eleven to fifteen

d.

ages three through five

Question number: 10

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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.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

apathy

b.

stagnation

c.

despair

d.

self-absorption

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