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Psychology- Chapter 5

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1.  If a gene shows its effects more in one sex than the other because certain hormones activate it, the gene is said to be
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2.  Which of the folowing statement would be most conclusive?
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3.  Infant with low birth weight
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4.  An infant's response to a sound ("ba") decreases every time she hears it. She is showing evidence of
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5.  An infant see a toy car go down a slope and emerge from behind a screen in either a possible or impossible situation. What happened?
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6.  Which of the following is an example of egocentric thought, as Piaget described it?
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7.  Susie grasps at a new puppy and tries to shake him like a rattle. She is showing
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8.  A child in the formal operations stage can do which of the following that cannot be dont by a child in the concrete operation stage?
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9.  Piaget argued that children in the preopertational stage fail conservation tasks because they lack the necessary mental processes. Moost research suggests that 
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10.  Research suggesting that adults soometime engage in egocenric thinking has shown that 
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11.  The tendency for some kinds of people to be more likely than others to drop our of a study known as 
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12.  Today's 20 year olds scroe higher on an IQ test than today's 60 year olds. To say that this is due to a cohort effect means that 
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13.  Michael is 21 and he is trying to decide whether to marry now or wait until he has finished graduate school. He is in which of Erikson's stages? 
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14.  Research on the effect of the quantity of the day care on behavior suggests 
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15.  Adolescence is sometimes characterized as a period of "storm and stress". Which of the following is most true about the "storm and stress" of this period?
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16.  Dr. Frodul has just turned 46. He decides that his life is not going anywhere. He has always wanted to backpack through Italy, so he quits his job, buys a backpack and takes off for Italy. Dr. Frodul has experenced 
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17.  John has worked the same job for the last 37 years. John has centered his entire life around his job. When John retires he will likely experience 
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18.  In which situation does a child have the best chance of normal development> 
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19.  Research on biracial individuals suggests that 
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20.  If an immigrant to the United States is able to alternate between his native culture and that of the United States, he is showing 
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