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Question number: 50

» Developmental Psychology » LifeSpan Approach » Prenatal Development & the Newborn

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When her mother leaves, Linda cries. When her mother returns, Linda crawls into her lap. According to Mary Ainsworth, Linda has a (n) ________ attachment.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

securely attached

b.

secure ambivalent

c.

insecure-ambivalent

d.

secure-avoidant

Question number: 51

» Developmental Psychology » LifeSpan Approach » Adolescence

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Puberty

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

is the same as adolescence.

b.

involves a growth spurt of 1 - 2 years during which boys are taller than girls.

c.

is the period of growth and hormonal changes that lead to sexual maturity.

d.

is the same as infancy.

Question number: 52

» Developmental Psychology » LifeSpan Approach » Infancy & Childhood

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From the perspective of the life-span psychologist, life stages are important because

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

they represent the outcome of major biological changes.

b.

they provide insight into the values and aspirations of particular cultures.

c.

their beginning and end are perfectly correlated with chronological age.

d.

they present a set of developmental tasks to be mastered.

Question number: 53

» Developmental Psychology » LifeSpan Approach » Prenatal Development & the Newborn

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The first two weeks of life are referred to as:

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

The neonatal period

b.

The period of infancy

c.

Germinal stage

d.

Early childhood

Question number: 54

» Developmental Psychology » LifeSpan Approach » Infancy & Childhood

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Lack of bowel control in children is known as

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

anorexia nervosa.

b.

encopresis.

c.

enuresis.

d.

analism.

Question number: 55

» Developmental Psychology » LifeSpan Approach » Infancy & Childhood

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The experience that has the clearest, most profound effect on intellectual development:

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Growing up in an economically disadvantaged home or neighborhood

b.

Being exposed to very stimulating toys and lessons in infancy

c.

Being enrolled in Head Start Program

d.

Being raised in a very neglected home

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