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Human Growth

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1.  The______approach stresses that reading instruction should parallel a childs natural language learning.
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2.  During elementary school years, most children double their:
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3.  By adolescence, the heritability of intelligence has been estimated to be about________.
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4.  Approximately______of children in the United States receive special education or related services.
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5.  Ellen Winner described three criteria that characterize gifted children. Which of the following was NOT one of these criteria?
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6.  Nathan Brody (2007) observes that people who excel at one type of intellectual task are:
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7.  What is the best explanation for why minorities earn lower scores on IQ tests?
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8.  Which of the following BEST exemplifies "critical thinking"?
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9.  What does the research indicate about gender differences in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
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10.  Advances in the ______ of the brain are linked to childrens_______.
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11.  All of the following are types of intelligence according to Howard Gardner EXCEPT:
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12.  "Hannah as an IQ of 135. She is very bright, and I'm sure she will have no difficulties at all in any of her school subjects. With that level of intelligence, I'm sure she'll be quite successful whether she chooses to go to into medicine or law as a career". This speaker is:
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13.  The ability to think about something in novel and unusual ways and to come up with unique soluations to problems is called______.
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14.  The term individual differences in the text discussion of intelligence referes to:
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15.  Mimi looks at her mother and says, "Grandma cant be your mother, because she is my grandmother." Mimi does not yet understand:
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16.  Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of concrete operational thought?
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17.  A dimension that distinguishes attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) from other types of learning disability is:
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18.  Knowing about knowing is referred to as:
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19.  Jean Piagets theory of congnitive development has been been criticized in four areas. Which of the following is NOT a criticism of Piagets theory?
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20.  The development of thoughts, feelings, and behaviors regarding rules and conventions about what people should do in their interactions with other people is called:
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21.  Which type of play increases dramatically during the preschool years?
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22.  One of the following terms does NOT belong with others. Which is it?
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23.  Overall, the effects of television on childrens development are:
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24.  A parent who denies, ignores, ot tries to change the negative emeotions of their choldren would be called a(n):
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25.  Which idea about divorce is BEST supported by available evidence?
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26.  Which of the following statements regarding most children of gay and lesbian parents is NOT true?
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27.  After kate, age 3, has called her playmate a "jerk", her mother tells her that she needs to think about how words can hurt other peoples feelings. Kates mother is helping Kate to develop her:
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28.  Suzie just brought home her report card. she earned C's and D's in all of her classes. When looking at the grades, her father stated, "you are an embrrassment to me! You better get those grades up, or else!" Suzies Dad is most likelt a(n):
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29.  Because many studies show that exposure to violent TV programming is assocaited with increased aggression in children, many people conclude that watchinhg TV causes aggression. This conclusion is going beyond database because most studies:
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30.  Jean Piaget was primarily interested in:
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31.  What does a child get from peers that he or she typically cannot get from siblings?
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32.  Which of the following provide gender role models?
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33.  Which of the following statements about practice play is NOT true?
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34.  How does maternal employment outside of the home affect children?
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35.  Who has the easiest time learning a second language
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36.  Organci retardation is cause by:
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37.  Which public service announcement would be beneficial in preventing cultural-familial retardation?
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38.  The individuals with disabilities education improvement ACT (2004) requires:
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39.  Which of the following statements about chiuldren and cardiovascular disaese is TRUE?
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40.  Dante is 10 years old who likes to play soccer during recess. one day a friend teaches him a different aset of rules about the game that Dante accepts. He now plays soccer in a new way. Dante is in which stage of moral development?
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