PSY 205 Life span development Exam 1
Link the correct attachment style to the following descriptions: (1) thrilled when reunited with a caregiver, (2) confused, erratic response when reunited with a caregiver, and (3) doesn't care when reunited with a caregiver.
Your grandmother was born in 1925. You were born in 1990. If you both took the IQ test at age 7, who would probably get more items correct?
A cohort refers to a:
Carlo weighed 2 pounds at birth and is being discharged from the neonatal intensive care unit. What realistic statement about Carlo's prognosis might you make to his worried parents?
Name the theorist who would give each piece of advice: “Don't respond when your one year old cries out from the crib,” “Be as responsive as possible during the first year of life.”
You are devising a checklist to help parents evaluate early child-care settings. All are questions that should appear on your list EXCEPT:
The branching structure at the end of each neuron is the:
Compared to the early l970s, what fraction of elementary school children are now overweight or obese?
Which young child is MOST likely to obey the rule “Don't touch this toy till dinner”?
How would an evolutionary psychologist describe 1-year-old Ned's need to be close to his mom at all times?
Someone tells you that the heritability of IQ is .75. What should you think?
Pick the twin/adoption study.
Based on the information-processing section, parents can help children “remember” by doing all of the following EXCEPT:
All things being equal, which student is MOST at risk of NOT graduating from high school?
Krissy hates when parents use baby talk, so she speaks to her 1-year-old son exactly like an adult. What should you be thinking?
During the little-scientist phase, babies engage in:
Clarrisa gets a C on her first test in this class and decides to work very hard because she knows she can succeed. According to cognitive behaviorists, Clarrisa has:
Which child is MOST at risk of having problems adjusting to day care?
Your psychology professor asks you to help him with his study of aggressive children. Your job is to go to a playground and record the frequency of aggressive acts among a sample of first graders. Your measurement technique is called:
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