Adolescence Quiz On Intimacy (Test 2)

18 Questions | Total Attempts: 104

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  • 1. 
    ______________ is the psychosocial domain concerning the formation, maintenance and termination of close relationships.
  • 2. 
    Childrens frienships are different from adolescents frienships.  Which of the following accruately describes childrens friendships, adolescents friendships.
    • A. 

      Children Friendships: Strong emotional foundation Adolescents friendships: like to do the same things

    • B. 

      Children Friendships: like to do the same things Adolescents friendships:Strong emotional foundation

  • 3. 
    Whose theory if the development of intimacy is described by the following: Emphasis on the scial aspects of growth, and interpersonal terms The security that is derived from having satisfying relationships is the dentity and self esteem are graudlly built up from interpersonal relationships.
  • 4. 
    How is the quality of attachment formed in infancy related to the relationships formed in adolescence?
    • A. 

      If individuals have great attachments in infancy, they have a harder time forming relationships in adolescence

    • B. 

      If individuals have attachments in infancy they have a easier time forming relationships in adolescence

    • C. 

      If individuals have poor attachments in infancy they have a harder time forming relationships in adolescence

  • 5. 
    If individuals have poor attachments in infancy they have a harder time forming relationships in adolescence .  They are also more susceptible to what?
    • A. 

      Risky Behavior

    • B. 

      Bad relationships

    • C. 

      Rejection sensitivity

    • D. 

      Arguments with peers

  • 6. 
    true or false, adolescents with insecure attachments are more likely to exhibit Depression, maladaptive coping, anxiety, eating disorders, conduct problems and delinquincy
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Middle school girls develop a concern in friendship that is unique to them during ages 13 to 15...what is it?
    • A. 

      Jealousy and concerns about friendship

    • B. 

      Jealousy and concerns about loyalty

    • C. 

      Concerns about loyalty and concerns about cheating

    • D. 

      Concerns about cheating and jealousy

  • 8. 
    Which of the following is incorrect found from research about sex differences in intimacy?
    • A. 

      Fight less about relationships

    • B. 

      Girls in general are more intimate

    • C. 

      They are more likely to make distinctions in the way they distinguish between intimate and non intimate friends

    • D. 

      Prefer to keep friendships more exclusive

  • 9. 
    Which of the following are true about boys conflicts
    • A. 

      Briefer and typically over issues of power and control

    • B. 

      More likely to escalate into physical aggression

    • C. 

      Usually not resolved without any explicit effort to do so

  • 10. 
    Which of the following are true about girls conflicts
    • A. 

      Conflicts are longer and typically about some betrayal in the relationship

    • B. 

      Never resolved when one of the friends apologizes

    • C. 

  • 11. 
    true or false, an indivduals sex role orientation(Masculinity, femininity, androgyny) is a better predictor of the persons capcacity for intimacy than their biological sex.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    The likelihood of turning to a peer during a time of trouble does what during adoelscence?
    • A. 

      Decreases

    • B. 

      Increases

    • C. 

      Stays constant

  • 13. 
    The likelihood of turning to a parent  during a time of trouble does what during adoelscence?
    • A. 

      Decreases

    • B. 

      Increases

    • C. 

      Stays constant

  • 14. 
    Who is described by the following: mutual and balanced relationships are more likely to provide opportunities for opposing views and engage in equal exchange of feelings and beliefs during adolescence
    • A. 

      Peers

    • B. 

      Parents

  • 15. 
    Who is described by the following: Inbalance of power, with parents as nurteres, advice givers and explainers during adolescence
    • A. 

      Peers

    • B. 

      Parents

  • 16. 
    Regardless of an adolescents gender, friendships with which gender are more intimate?
    • A. 

      Males

    • B. 

      Females

    • C. 

      Transsexuals

  • 17. 
    During this phase is when adolescence dating relationships are characterized by intimacy?
  • 18. 
    How is dating in early adolescence different from dating in middle and late adolescence?
    • A. 

      Early adolescence is normally characterized by dating to please social norms

    • B. 

      Establishing emotional and behavioral autonomy from parents

    • C. 

      Furthering development of gender identity

    • D. 

      Learning about oneself as a romantic partner

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