Lifespan Development-Development Theories, Applications and Issues [GRE (Graduate Record Examinations) Psychology]: Questions 18 - 20 of 25

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Question 18

Development Theories, Applications and Issues
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According to Piaget, in the preoperational stage the child’s development is characterized by

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a.the formation of symbolic schema
b.the absence of guilt
c.the emergence of language
d.conservation of mass, substance, and number
e.tentative operations

Question 19

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According to Piaget, a child who recognizes that a round ball of clay maintains its mass even when flattened into a long thin cylinder must have acquired which cognitive skill?

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a.Generalization
b.Transmutation
c.Conservation
d.Object permanence
e.Transformation

Question 20

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At age 45, Ben realizes that he may not reach all the goals he set when he was a younger man. He probably will never be rich or famous, and his relationships with his children and wife are not always smooth and good. In an effort to deny that he will have to let some dreams go and accept the life he has built for himself, he now spends time with men who are half his age and squander money as if he does not have a family to help support. Ben’s wife gets annoyed and tells her friends that Ben is going through a/an

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a.postconventional crisis.
b.decline stage.
c.growth stage.
d.immediate crisis
e.midlife crisis.