Developmental Psychology-Developmental Theories (AP Psychology): Questions 38 - 43 of 53

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Question number: 38

» Developmental Psychology » Developmental Theories » Continuity & Stages

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According to Gould, a “crisis of questions, ” where an individual ponders the meaning of life, occurs during

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middle adulthood.

b.

adolescence.

c.

infancy.

d.

early adulthood.

Question number: 39

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According to Erikson, a child entering adolescence can expect major developmental task demands to center around the need to

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develop mistrust in others.

b.

develop trust in others.

c.

acquire personal autonomy.

d.

develop a sense of one’s self.

Question number: 40

» Developmental Psychology » Developmental Theories » Continuity & Stages

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According to ________, we face a specific psychosocial dilemma at each stage of life.

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a.

B F Skinner

b.

James Coleman

c.

Erik Erikson

d.

Lawrence Kohlberg

Question number: 41

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During what ages does the concrete operational stage occur?

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birth to two years of age

b.

seven to eleven years of age

c.

fifteen to eighteen years of age

d.

two to seven years of age

Question number: 42

» Developmental Psychology » Developmental Theories » Stability & Change

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The successful resolution of the conflict in Erikson’s psychosocial developmental stage known ________ as results in the experience of a unified sense of self.

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trust versus mistrust

b.

identity versus role confusion

c.

autonomy versus shame and doubt

d.

generativity versus stagnation

Question number: 43

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A child is largely nonverbal, is learning to coordinate purposeful movements with sense information, and is developing the concept of object permanence. The child is in Piaget’s ________ stage.

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formal operations

b.

sensorimotor

c.

preoperational

d.

concrete operational

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