Informational Quiz On Child Psychology - Qp1

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Child Psychology Quizzes & Trivia

Child psychology is one of the many branches of psychology and it focuses on the mind and behavior of children from prenatal development through adolescence. One of the facts about children is that their learning process begins in the womb. Take up this Informational Quiz on Child Psychology - Qp1 and see how much you know.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The question of how many of a newborn's abilities are present from birth is often referred to as the nature / nurture debate.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    There are quite often no clear answers as to whether a behaviour is learned or innate.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Which of the following are examples of reflexes? (Select 3)
    • A. 

      Walking

    • B. 

      Swallowing

    • C. 

      Coughing

    • D. 

      Talking

    • E. 

      Blinking

    • F. 

      Drinking

  • 4. 
    If the bottom of an infant’s foot is stroked, he will first of all splay out his toes and then curl them in. What is the name of this reflex?
    • A. 

      The Primitive Reflex

    • B. 

      The Babinski Reflex

    • C. 

      The Moro Reflex

    • D. 

      The Rooting Reflex

  • 5. 
    What is the stepping reflex an example of?
    • A. 

      A primitive reflex

    • B. 

      A physiological reflex

  • 6. 
    Healthy infants should always display a reflex when stimulated.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    What is one of the first ways in which an infant initiates social interaction?
    • A. 

      Smiling

    • B. 

      Talking

    • C. 

      Gesturing

  • 8. 
    Binns demonstrated experimentally that babies could be identified by specific characteristics after a few days.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False