Developmental Psychology-Nature, Nurture, & Human Diversity (AP Psychology): Questions 7 - 12 of 37

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Question number: 7

» Developmental Psychology » Nature, Nurture, & Human Diversity » Evolutionary Psychology

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Maturation refers to development that occurs as a result of:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Instinctive process

b.

Genetically determined signals

c.

Homeostatic imbalances

d.

An interaction between biology and environment

Question number: 8

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

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Basic characteristics of tasks that result in social loafing are that they are:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Additive

b.

Negative

c.

Status Quo

d.

Subtractive

Question number: 9

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

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“I demand that you obey” is to authoritarian as “Do your own thing” is to

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

permissive.

b.

democratic

c.

authoritative.

d.

overprotective.

Question number: 10

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

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Which pattern of development would surprise you MOST?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

A child stands holding furniture before he or she crawls.

b.

A child sits when supported before he or she holds his or her chest up.

c.

A child walks if led before he or she stands alone.

d.

A child sits alone before he or she stands holding furniture.

Question number: 11

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

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One recommended way for parents to handle problems of occasional bed wetting in children is to

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

push them to have dry nights.

b.

wake them up during the night to use the toilet.

c.

limit the amount of water they drink in the evening.

d.

punish them for “wet” nights.

Question number: 12

» Developmental Psychology » Nature, Nurture, & Human Diversity » Behavioral Genetics

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Maintenance of an internal biological balance is called:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Homeostasis

b.

Goal

c.

Drive

d.

Instinct

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